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Pocketful of posies : a treasury of nursery rhymes

Author: Salley Mavor
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Books for Children, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
An illustrated collection of sixty-four traditional nursery rhymes.

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Genre/Form: Picture books for children
Nursery rhymes
Juvenile works
Picture books
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Salley Mavor
ISBN: 9780618737406 0618737405 9781448770564 1448770564
OCLC Number: 499127847
Awards: Boston Globe/Horn Book Picture Book Award Winner, 2011.
Target Audience: Preschool.
Description: 62 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Other Titles: Treasury of nursery rhymes
Responsibility: [illustrated by] Salley Mavor.


Includes a collection of calssic nursery rhymes. This title renders a fresh and visionary nursery rhyme world with precision and intricacy for many a generation to treasure for years and years to  Read more...


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"Mavor's intricate and colourfully embroidered work of art makes even the best-known childhood poems feel special and new again." (Publishers Weekly)"

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Salley Mavor's Pocetful of Posies

by helenevans (WorldCat user published 2011-02-14) Excellent Permalink

This book of nursery rhymes is truly magical. all the rhymes I remember from my childhood and my children's favourites are there. It is the illustrations that are so brilliant. I wish I could do work like that. I hope there are more of Salley's books out there. I bought the book for new baby and feel...
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