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The Resource There was an old lady who swallowed a fly, Simms Taback

There was an old lady who swallowed a fly, Simms Taback

Label
There was an old lady who swallowed a fly
Title
There was an old lady who swallowed a fly
Statement of responsibility
Simms Taback
Creator
Contributor
Publisher
Printer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Presents the traditional version of a famous American folk poem first heard in the U.S. in the 1940's with illustrations on die-cut pages that reveal all that the old lady swallows
Awards note
Caldecott Honor Book, 1998.
Cataloging source
InFw
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Taback, Simms
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
poetry
PerformerNote
Narration and musical performance by Tom Chapin
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Viking Press
  • Harriet Ziefert, Inc
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Animals
  • Hunger
  • Wit and humor, Juvenile
  • Folk songs, English
  • Picture books for children
Target audience
preschool
Label
There was an old lady who swallowed a fly, Simms Taback
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Art techniques used: Bright and humorous mixed media and collage with die-cut pages
  • On die-cut pages
  • "The artwork was done using mixed media and collage on kraft paper."--T.p. verso
Dimensions
21 x 27 cm.
Extent
[32] p.
Isbn
9781591124078
Lccn
96061604
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm37595606
  • (OCoLC)37595606
Label
There was an old lady who swallowed a fly, Simms Taback
Publication
Note
  • Art techniques used: Bright and humorous mixed media and collage with die-cut pages
  • On die-cut pages
  • "The artwork was done using mixed media and collage on kraft paper."--T.p. verso
Dimensions
21 x 27 cm.
Extent
[32] p.
Isbn
9781591124078
Lccn
96061604
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm37595606
  • (OCoLC)37595606

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