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I saw Esau: the schoolchild's pocket book

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Publisher:
Candlewick Press,
Pub. Date:
1992.
Edition:
1st U.S. ed.
Language:
English
Description
"Sticks and stones may break my bones, but names will never hurt me." That's what children chant when they are being teased; it's what their parents chanted, and probably their grandparents before them. Collected in this invaluable book are the wit and wisdom of generations of schoolchildren--more than 170 selections ranging from insults and riddles to jeers and jump-rope rhymes. With Iona Opie's introduction and detailed notes and Maurice Sendak's remarkable pictures--vignettes, sequences, and full-page paintings both wickedly funny and comically sad--it offers knowledge and entertainment to all who open it.
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Full title i saw esau the schoolchilds pocket book
Author iona and peter opie
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-02-20 04:19:32AM
Last Indexed 2018-05-20 04:22:31AM

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subject_facet Children's writings, English poetry
title_display I saw Esau : the schoolchild's pocket book
title_full I saw Esau : the schoolchild's pocket book / edited by Iona and Peter Opie ; illustrated by Maurice Sendak
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title_sub the schoolchild's pocket book
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