The Oxford Dictionary Of Nursery Rhymes

Author: Iona and Peter Opie (eds)
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  • : $20.00(NZD)
  • : 9780198691112
  • : Oxford University Press, Incorporated
  • : Oxford University Press, Incorporated
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  • : June 1951
  • : 220mm X 140mm X 41mm
  • : United Kingdom
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  • : plates, numerous text illustrations
  • : 467
  • : Iona and Peter Opie (eds)
  • : very good
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  • : Hardback
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Barcode 9780198691112
9780198691112

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Abrasion to jacket back panel.

Description

A detailed reference book to the histories of more than 500 rhymes and songs, with their parallels, first appearances, origins, and variations. The Opies are unrivalled as authorities on the folklore of childhood.