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Book Condition: Very Good
New York: Oxford University Press, 1975. Very Good/very good. 223 pages, 800 rhymes, 600 illustrations. 150 of these illustrations are by Joan Hassall, others are reproduced from early publications of the rhymes. Indexed. former owner's name on ffep, otherwise unmarked. Black cloth binding. Jacket has light wear along the top and the sun is very lightly sunned.
From the Publisher
The Oxford Nursery Rhyme Book contains 800 nursery rhymes and ditties which are the heritage of our oral tradition. All the well-known rhymes are included as well as many rare ones. Special sections are devoted to lullabies and dandling rhymes, toe rhymes, catches, charms, traditional street cries, riddle verses, nursery maxims, and humorous ballads.