Heavy Words Lightly Thrown: The Reason Behind the Rhyme

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Granta Books, 2004 - Literary Criticism - 176 pages
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User Review  - spoko - LibraryThing

I bought this because I saw a friend's post on it and it sounded interesting. Plus I'm a sucker for a good title. Unfortunately, it doesn't really live up. And the subtitle is way off. Rather than ... Read full review

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User Review  - wanderlustlover - LibraryThing

I really loved reading this book. I've always been fascinated by childhood rhymes and the stories behind them. This is well written and down to the level, with some great jokes and quips thrown into ... Read full review

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