Heavy Words Lightly Thrown: The Reason Behind the Rhyme

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Granta Books, 2004 - Literary Criticism - 176 pages
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Review: Heavy Words Lightly Thrown: The Reason Behind the Rhyme

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I've been intimately involved with many nursery rhymes lately, and it gets me wondering what they are all about. (That's the reader in me: always looking for plot.) This book purports to explain all ... Read full review

Review: Heavy Words Lightly Thrown: The Reason Behind the Rhyme

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Interesting little book about the origins of some common nursery rhymes. Lots of British history involved. Read full review

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