mother goose

Nurse Lovechild's Legacy: (Lovat Fraser)

Fifty-four rhymes with two little drawings on each page, shorter versions. PLEASE NOTE: This book has been sold.



Mother Goose. (Greenaway)

A nice 50's reprint of this dear little book. PLEASE NOTE: This book has been sold.



Will Moses' Mother Goose.

A little illustration with each poem and marvellous spreads of a Mother Goose landscape.



The Oxford Nursery Rhyme Book. (Opie)

The result of years of collecting, this book contains 800 rhymes and 500 little pictures in the style of old woodcuts. The full versions of many, many rhymes. An essential reference and a pleasure to thumb through.



The Annotated Mother Goose.

Fascinating footnotes to the common and less common rhymes, telling of each rhyme's origin in the days when "children's" literature did not exist. Many samples of famous illustrators and early woodcuts. NOTE: THIS BOOK HAS BEEN SOLD.



Mother Goose's Nursery Rhymes. (Edna Cooke)

Approximately 550 short rhymes with some illustrations in text. The plates have the text of one stanza below the picture. Note: many plates are not facing the page listed, clearly as published.
NOTE: This book has been SOLD.



The Very Young Mother Goose (Margot Austin)

Simple direct coloured illustrations in black outline showing modern children at play with many of the old rhymes. Please note: THIS BOOK HAS BEEN SOLD



Visit Mother Goose Town with Jack and Jill. (Lee Mero)

An ingenious walk through Mother Goose Town with nice 40's illustrations. Note: This book has been sold.



Book of Nursery and Mother Goose Rhymes. (de Angeli)

A lovely collection with over 250 de Angeli illustrations, a common book in unusually nice condition. Caldecott Honor. Please note: THIS BOOK HAS BEEN SOLD



Jack Horner's Pie A Book of Nursery Rhymes (Lenski)

This copy belonged to a maker of faience tile and was used for design ideas. I would love to see the tiles of these funny little drawings!



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