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Flapdoodle, pure nonsense from American folklore

Flapdoodle, pure nonsense from American folklore

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Published by Lippincott in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Folklore -- United States -- Juvenile literature,
  • Nonsense verses -- Juvenile literature,
  • Wit and humor, Juvenile

  • About the Edition

    A collection of spoonerisms, word plays, visual jokes and riddles, punctuation rhymes, nursery rhyme parodies, and other nonsense speech, verses, and stories compiled from folk sources around the country.

    Edition Notes

    Statementcollected by Alvin Schwartz ; illustrated by John O"Brien.
    GenreJuvenile literature
    ContributionsSchwartz, Alvin, 1927-, O"Brien, John, 1953-
    The Physical Object
    Pagination125 p. :
    Number of Pages125
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23255317M
    ISBN 100397319193, 0397319207, 0397319215

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