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butterfly"s ball and the grasshopper"s feast.

William Roscoe

butterfly"s ball and the grasshopper"s feast.

by William Roscoe

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Published by McGraw-Hill in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Insects -- Poetry.,
  • Picture books.

  • About the Edition

    On a whimsical impulse, children, animals, and insects gather to celebrate the evening with music, amusements, and food.

    Edition Notes

    StatementPictures by Don Bolognese.
    ContributionsBolognese, Don, illus.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ8.3.R7 Bu6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[32 p.]
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5528358M
    LC Control Number67002666

    The Butterfly's Ball and the Grasshopper's Feast is presented here in a high quality paperback edition. This popular classic work by William Roscoe is in the English language, and may not include graphics or images from the original edition.   To the Butterfly's Ball and Grasshopper's Feast"— and many no doubt by a little effort of memory could repeat the whole poem. Hardly less famous were the three books which next [v] followed in order of issue—"The Peacock at Home," "The Elephant's Ball," and "The Lion's Masquerade.".

    A Sequel to The Butterfly Ball and the Grasshopper's Feast. Author: Alan Aldridge,Harry Willock,George E. Ryder; Publisher: Jonathan Cape ISBN: N.A Category: English poetry Page: 28 View: DOWNLOAD NOW» Sir Perceval Peacock plans a party for those of his friends who were excluded from the Butterfly Ball and the Grasshopper's Feast. The Butterfly's Ball and the Grasshopper's Feast This illustrated edition of William Roscoe's poem "The Butterfly Ball and the Grasshopper's Feast" was published in Great Britain around (This is the best guess of the Baldwin Library, which houses the book.).

    To the Butterfly's Ball, and the Grasshopper's Feast. The Trumpeter, Gad-fly, has summon'd the Crew, And the Revels are now only waiting for you. So said little Robert, and pacing along, His merry Companions came forth in a Throng. And on the smooth Grass, by the side of a Wood, Beneath a broad Oak that for Ages had stood. This book made an enormous impression on me as a child. The pictures are magical, beautiful, and incredibly detailed. I often spent hours gazing longingly at the illustrations and dreaming I was a part of them, wading through frog's waterlogged house, drinking ale with the newts, playing cricket with the snails and butterflies, keeping out of the way of the hornet and the wasp, and generally.


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