Cautionary Tales for Children

Hilaire Belloc (Author) Basil Temple Blackwood (Illustrator)
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Description

Hilaire Belloc's misbehaving children suffer all manner of grisly ends in these cautionary tales that poke fun at the idea of improving children's morals through verse stories. Once heard, who can forget 'Henry King, Who chewed bits of String' or the unfortunate lies of Matilda? The wicked humour ensures that they will remain favourites throughout the generations. This new edition has been carefully typeset to remain faithful to the original, and includes all of Basil Blackwood's brilliant black

Product Details

Price
$9.99
Publisher
Oxford City Press
Publish Date
November 12, 2012
Pages
82
Dimensions
5.98 X 9.02 X 0.2 inches | 0.29 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9781789431568

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About the Author

Hilaire Belloc was one of the most important and versatile Catholic writers of the twentieth century. A social commentator and a master of finely crafted prose, he wrote numerous books on social, historical and theological topics. His books include The Path to Rome; The Battleground: Syria and Palestine, the Seed Plot of Religion; and Characters of the Reformation.