Cautionary Tales for Children: Designed for the Admonition of Children Between the Ages of Eight and Fourteen Years

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Alfred A. Knopf, 1922 - Children's poetry - 79 pages
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User Review  - timothyl33 - LibraryThing

A short book of 'cautionary' poems for children, in the spirit of "Where the Sidewalk Ends". Some of the poems are better than others, for instance, "Matilda, Who told lies, and was Burned to Death." Read full review

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User Review  - lauraejensen - LibraryThing

This knee slapper is almost 100 years old! Silly poems, rhyming couplets that mock Victorian poetry while telling of children who are punished horribly, eaten by lions and the like. Children will ... Read full review

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