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Humpty Dumpty: and Other Rhymes (Mother Goose Series)

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Resized and featuring new covers, these bright board books based on MY VERY FIRST MOTHER GOOSE, the award-winning modern day classic, bring timeless poems to the youngest children. Each of the four enchanting board books contains eight favorite rhymes collected in their most perfect form by folklorist Iona Opie. Every rhyme is accompa
Board Book, 16 pages
Published November 3rd 1997 by Candlewick Press
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Title: Humpty Dumpty and Other Rhymes
Editor: Iona Opie
Illustrator: Rosemary Wells
Genre: Book of Nursery Rhymes
Theme(s): Pre-School, learning-to-read, Nursery Rhyme
Opening line/sentence:
Humpty Dumpty sat on a wall, Humpty Dumpty had a great fall.
Brief Book Summary: This book shares the classic nursery rhymes that everybody knows. Its pictures add to its stories by bringing slight twists to the known tales.
Professional Recommendation/Review #1:
My Very First Mother Goose series. 1996. Eac
Charlotte is still not tired of nursery rhymes in board book form, and this one grabbed her attention. Rosemary Wells' illustrations are adorable, and while a number of rhymes in this particular volume were a trifle obscure (title poem excepted), Charlotte really enjoyed it.
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Iona Archibald Opie is a folklorist of children's literature and verse.
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Mother Goose Series (3 books)
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  • My Very First Mother Goose

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