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I saw Esau : the schoolchild's pocket book

Author: Iona Archibald Opie; Peter Opie; Maurice Sendak
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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A collection of rhymes and riddles traditionally passed on orally from child to child.
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Genre/Form: Children's poetry
Nonsense verse
Nursery rhymes
Dust jackets (Bindings)
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
I saw Esau.
Cambridge, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 1992
(OCoLC)607933067
Online version:
I saw Esau.
Cambridge, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 1992
(OCoLC)622792398
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Iona Archibald Opie; Peter Opie; Maurice Sendak
ISBN: 1564020460 9781564020468
OCLC Number: 25049760
Description: 160. p. ; 20 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
Beginning of term --
"Esau" and other dramas --
Characters --
Nonesense --
Insults --
Retaliation --
Reality --
Graces --
Riddles --
More Characters --
Teasing and repartee --
Counting-out rhymes --
Game rhymes --
Guile, malicious --
Guile, innocent --
More insults --
Still more characters --
Verbal fun --
Book protection --
Book desecration --
Mock scholastic --
On some famous teachers --
Lamentation --
Reproachfulness --
Seasonal --
Contempt --
Incantation --
Lullabies, adolescent style --
End of term --
Notes.
Responsibility: edited by Iona and Peter Opie ; illustrated by Maurice Sendak.
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