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The hopeful trout and other limericks

Author: John Ciardi; Susan Meddaugh
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A collection of limericks about such characters as the Elephant Boy, the fast fiddler from Middletown, and the silly old skinflint named Quince.
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Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Ciardi; Susan Meddaugh
ISBN: 0395436060 9780395436066 0395616166 9780395616161
OCLC Number: 16578631
Notes: Ill. on lining papers.
Description: 52 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Sometimes even parents win --
It came from outer space --
He was brave, but not for long --
Iron men and wooden ships --
Heights made him dizzy.
Responsibility: John Ciardi ; illustrated by Susan Meddaugh.

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A collection of limericks about such characters as the Elephant Boy, the fast fiddler from Middletown, and the silly old skinflint named Quince.

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