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Product Description: Count one happy baby while reading these cherished Mother Goose rhymes.A selection of counting and number poems from Iona Opie’s classic Mother Goose nursery-rhyme compilations is gathered in a sturdy board book just right for babies to hold and love...read more
By Iona Archibald Opie and Rosemary Wells (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9780763687663 | Board book edition (Candlewick Pr, February 9, 2016), cover price $8.99 | About this edition: Count one happy baby while reading these cherished Mother Goose rhymes.

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Product Description: Lap reading with babies means sharing sweet verses like these beloved Mother Goose rhymes.Books and vibrant language are vitally important early learning tools. With that in mind, selected poems from Iona Opie’s classic Mother Goose nursery-rhyme compilations are gathered here in a sturdy, baby-friendly board book just right for lap time, nap time, or any time, really...read more
By Iona Archibald Opie (editor) and Rosemary Wells (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9780763678678 | Board book edition (Candlewick Pr, September 8, 2015), cover price $8.99 | About this edition: Lap reading with babies means sharing sweet verses like these beloved Mother Goose rhymes.

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A collection of rhymes and riddles traditionally passed on orally from child to child
By Iona Archibald Opie (editor), Peter Opie (editor) and Maurice Sendak (illustrator)

Paperback:

9780763664015 | Rep rei edition (Candlewick Pr, November 13, 2012), cover price $12.00 | also contains I Saw Esau: The Schoolchild's Pocket Book, I Saw Esau: The Schoolchild's Pocket Book, I Saw Esau: The Schoolchild's Pocket Book
9780763611996 | Reprint edition (Candlewick Pr, October 1, 2000), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: A collection of rhymes and riddles traditionally passed on orally from child to child

School and Library:

9780763659493 | Reissue edition (Candlewick Pr, November 13, 2012), cover price $22.00 | also contains I Saw Esau: The Schoolchild's Pocket Book, I Saw Esau: The Schoolchild's Pocket Book, I Saw Esau: The Schoolchild's Pocket Book | About this edition: "Sticks and stones may break my bones, but names will never hurt me.

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Product Description: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. A collection of poems, riddles, chants, jump-rope rhymes, and insults is complemented by full-color illustrations by a Caldecott Medal-winning artist.

Prebinding:

9780606269292 | Reprint edition (Turtleback Books, August 14, 2012), cover price $23.30 | About this edition: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.

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Product Description: Perhaps this book should come with a warning to parents: within these pages, children deliberately scare each other, ritually hurt each other, take foolish risks, promote fights, and play ten against one. And yet throughout, they consistently observe their own sense of fair play...read more

Paperback:

9780863156663 | Floris Books, January 1, 2009, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Perhaps this book should come with a warning to parents: within these pages, children deliberately scare each other, ritually hurt each other, take foolish risks, promote fights, and play ten against one.

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This volume contains over 55 favourite nursery rhymes, each illustrated for the very young. It is divided into four sections, uses large easy-to-read type and has one rhyme to a page.

Paperback:

9780744589290 | New edition (Gardners Books, April 8, 2002), cover price $15.10 | About this edition: This volume contains over 55 favourite nursery rhymes, each illustrated for the very young.

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Product Description: First published in 1959, Iona and Peter Opie's The Lore and Language of Schoolchildren is a pathbreaking work of scholarship that is also a splendid and enduring work of literature. Going outside the nursery, with its assortment of parent-approved entertainments, to observe and investigate the day-to-day creative intelligence and activities of children, the Opies bring to life the rites and rhymes, jokes and jeers, laws, games, and secret spells of what has been called "the greatest of savage tribes, and the only one which shows no signs of dying out...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Paperback:

9780940322691 | Reprint edition (New York Review of Books, April 1, 2001), cover price $22.95 | About this edition: First published in 1959, Iona and Peter Opie's The Lore and Language of Schoolchildren is a pathbreaking work of scholarship that is also a splendid and enduring work of literature.

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Explores the world of children and make-believe in a collection of classic British and American poetry from Chaucer to Ogden Nash

Prebinding:

9780785785804 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $26.85 | About this edition: Explores the world of children and make-believe in a collection of classic British and American poetry from Chaucer to Ogden Nash

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