A Nursery Companion

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Oxford University Press, 1980 - Alphabet - 128 pages
Presents reproductions of a variety of early 19th-century children's books including rhymed alphabets, nursery rhymes, a pictorial grammar, limericks, and nonsense rhymes.

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Nursery Novelties
The History of the House that Jack Built
Who killed Cock Robin?

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About the author (1980)

About the Author: Iona Opie edited and wrote many books with her late husband Peter Opie, including The Oxford Dictionary of Nursery Rhymes, The Oxford Nursery Rhyme Book, The Lore and Language of Schoolchildren, and The Classic Fairy Tales.

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