WorldCat Identities

Opie, Peter

Overview
Works: 134 works in 585 publications in 2 languages and 27,100 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Folklore  Juvenile works  Poetry  Bibliography‡vExhibition catalogs  Dictionaries  Bibliography  Pictorial works  Biography 
Roles: Editor, Other, Author of introduction, Compiler, Honoree
Classifications: PN6110.C4, 398.8
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Peter Opie
The Oxford dictionary of nursery rhymes by Iona Archibald Opie ( Book )
137 editions published between 1951 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 6,835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Over five hundred traditional nursery rhymes, accompanied by illustrations and detailed notes about each rhyme
The classic fairy tales by Iona Archibald Opie ( Book )
29 editions published between 1974 and 1993 in English and held by 2,928 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the texts of twenty-four well-known fairy tales as they were first printed in English and summarizes the history of each title, especially from the textual point of view
The Oxford book of children's verse by Iona Archibald Opie ( Book )
41 editions published between 1973 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A chronologically arranged anthology of 332 selections spanning five hundred years of American and British poetry, from Chaucer to Ogden Nash. Includes source and biographical notes
The Oxford book of narrative verse by Iona, ed Opie ( Book )
18 editions published between 1983 and 2002 in English and held by 2,100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This collection of fifty-nine poems spans six hundred years of literary tradition, from Chaucer to Auden, and includes such selections as Pope's "Rape of the Lock" and Coleridge's "Ancient Mariner."
I saw Esau : the schoolchild's pocket book by Iona Archibald Opie ( Book )
18 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and held by 2,016 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of rhymes and riddles traditionally passed on orally from child to child. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Children's games in street and playground. Chasing, catching, seeking, hunting, racing, duelling, exerting, daring, guessing, acting, pretending by Iona Archibald Opie ( Book )
45 editions published between 1969 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,882 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The lore and language of schoolchildren by Iona Archibald Opie ( Book )
74 editions published between 1959 and 2001 in English and held by 1,520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nursery companion by Iona Archibald Opie ( Book )
9 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 1,118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents reproductions of a variety of early 19th-century children's books including rhymed alphabets, nursery rhymes, a pictorial grammar, limericks, and nonsense rhymes
The singing game by Iona Archibald Opie ( Book )
14 editions published between 1985 and 1988 in English and held by 1,047 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bibliophile in the nursery : a bookman's treasury of collectors' lore on old and rare children's books by William Targ ( Book )
1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Children and their books : a celebration of the work of Iona and Peter Opie by Iona Archibald Opie ( Book )
8 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A family book of nursery rhymes by Iona Archibald Opie ( Book )
4 editions published between 1963 and 1967 in English and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Children's games with things : marbles, fivestones, throwing and catching, gambling, hopscotch, chucking and pitching, ball-bouncing, skipping, tops and tipcat by Iona Archibald Opie ( Book )
4 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This final volume of the Opies' acclaimed trilogy deals with children's games that use equipment - such as marbles, skipping, fivestones, and ball-bouncing. They describe rules of play, the history of the game, and accompanying rhymes and chants
The Lucy Cousins book of nursery rhymes by Lucy Cousins ( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twenty-six Mother Goose rhymes spring to life in this jazzy, pizzazy collection, boldly illustrated by Lucy Cousins. Inside you'll find all the classics, including "Humpty Dumpty", "Old King Cole", "Hey, Diddle Diddle", "Wee Willie Winkie", and more. Simply and vibrantly designed, these old favorites will delight eyes and ears alike!
The Puffin book of nursery rhymes by Iona Archibald Opie ( Book )
25 editions published between 1963 and 2004 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of favorite rhymes found in folk literature and lesser known rhymes passed down in regional or family traditions
Three centuries of nursery rhymes and poetry for children: [catalogue of] an exhibition held at the National Book League, May 1973 by Iona Archibald Opie ( Book )
4 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Children's games by Iona Archibald Opie ( Book )
3 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three centuries of nursery rhymes and poetry for children by Iona Archibald Opie ( Book )
9 editions published between 1973 and 1977 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Babies : an unsentimental anthology ( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Mason Opie, Peter 1918-1982
Opie, Peter Mason 1918-1982 Vollstaendiger Name
オーピー, ピーター
Languages
English (455)
Spanish (1)
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