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The World Treasury of Children's Literature: Books 1 - 3

by Clifton Fadiman

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Vol 1 includes: some Nursery Rhymes, some Aesop's Fables, myths, The Little House by Virginia Lee Burton, Play With Me by Marie Hall Ets, Goodnight Moon, A Hole is to Dig, Babar, some Robert Louis Stevenson poem from A Child's Garden of Verses, The Little Engine That Could, Curious George, Hillaire Beloc poems, The Story of Ferdinand, Pelle's New Suit by Elsa Beskow, A Kiss for Little Bear by Else Holmelund Minarik, Make Way for Ducklings, The Velveteen Rabbit, Alexander and the Terrible Horrible No Good Very Bad Day, The Three Bears, The Three Pigs, Whittington's cat, and some lesser known titles. Vol 2 includes Eugene Field's poem The Duel, The Owl and the Pussycat and The Pobble Who Has No Toes by Norman Lear, The Tale of Peter Rabbit, two poems by A.A. Milne, Grimm fairy tales, The Emperor's New Clothes, The Ugly Duckling, Ping, Where the Wild Things Are, Chicken Soup With Rice and individual chapters from Paddington Bear, Winnie the Pooh and Ramona the Pest. Vol. 3 includes: excerpts from older chapter books such as The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe by Lewis; Mary Poppins, Black Beauty, the Wizard of Oz, the Wind in the Willows, and the Adventures of Tom Sawyer
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