Humpty Dumpty and Other Rhymes (Board Books)

By Iona Opie (Editor), Rosemary Wells (Illustrator)

Candlewick Press (MA), 9780763616281, 16pp.

Publication Date: October 1, 2001



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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 accompanied by the incomparable art of Rosemary Wells, illustrations that THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW called "irresistible." Large letters and sturdy board pages make these treasures indispensable for any nursery.