Mummy Took Cooking Lessons and Other Poems

By: Ciardi, John

Price: $7.00

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Book Condition: Near Fine


1st edition, 1st printing hardcover in yellow cloth boards has sharp tips and barely bumped spine ends. 52 pp text is flawless. No names, tears or soil. Not exlib. Unclipped dj is a bit tatty at edges, now in new mylar and displays very well. Merle Nacht's humorous and sophisticated illustrations complement perfectly this wonderful group of new poems. The masterful Ciardi can make you feel the cold weight of a lemonade pitcher in your lap in "Lemonade for Sale" of the sadness of the passage of time in "The Milkman Comes at Four in the Morning

Title: Mummy Took Cooking Lessons and Other Poems

Author Name: Ciardi, John

Illustrator: Nacht, Merle

Categories: PROSE & POETRY,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: MA, Houghton Mifflin Co: 1990

ISBN Number: 0395533511

ISBN Number 13: 9780395533512

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Hardcover

Size: 8vo - over 7

Seller Id: 11845

Keywords: Children's Poetry, Humorous porse.,