Cecily Parsley's Nursery Rhymes (Peter Rabbit)

Cecily Parsley's Nursery Rhymes (Peter Rabbit)

Beatrix Potter

Language: English

Pages: 34

ISBN: 0723247927

Format: PDF / Kindle (mobi) / ePub


Cecily Parsley's Nursery Rhymes is a sequel to Beatrix Potter's first rhyme collection, Appley Dapply's Nursery Rhymes. Like the previous book it contains material she had produced and collected over a period of many years. the Cecily Parsley sequence of illustrations, for example, were first made into a little booklet twenty-five years earlier, in 1897. Cecily Parsley's Nursery Rhymes is the last of Beatrix Potter's series of 23 little books, the titles of which are as follows: 1 The Tale of Peter Rabbit 2 The Tale of Squirrel Nutkin 3 The Tailor of Gloucester 4 The Tale of Benjamin Bunny 5 The Tale of Two Bad Mice 6 The Tale of Mrs. Tiggy-Winkle 7 The Tale of Mr. Jeremy Fisher 8 The Tale of Tom Kitten 9 The Tale of Jemima Puddle-Duck 10 The Tale of the Flopsy Bunnies 11 The Tale of Mrs. Tittlemouse 12 The Tale of Timmy Tiptoes 13 The Tale of Johnny Town-Mouse 14 The Tale of Mr. Tod 15 The Tale of Pigling Bland 16 The Tale of Samuel Whiskers 17 The Tale of The Pie and the Patty-Pan 18 The Tale of Ginger and Pickles 19 The Tale of Little Pig Robinson 20 The Story of a Fierce Bad Rabbit 21 The Story of Miss Moppet 22 Appley Dapply's Nursery Rhymes 23 Cecily Parsley's Nursery Rhymes

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Beatrix Potter loved the countryside and she spent much of her otherwise conventional Victorian childhood drawing and studying animals. Her passion for the natural world lay behind the creation of her famous series of little books. A particular source of inspiration was the English Lake District where she lived for the last thirty years of her life as a farmer and land conservationist, working with the National Trust. Cecily Parsley’s Nursery Rhymes, published in 1922, is a sequel to Beatrix

Goosey, goosey, gander, Whither will you wander? Upstairs and downstairs, And in my lady’s chamber! This pig went to market; This pig stayed at home; This pig had a bit of meat; And this pig had none; This little pig cried Wee! wee! wee! I can’t find my way home. Pussy-cat sits by the fire; How should she be fair? In walks the little dog, Says “Pussy! are you there?” “How do you do, Mistress Pussy? Mistress Pussy, how do you do?” “I thank you kindly,

with such care, You will not find a faded leaf Or blighted blossom there. Ninny Nanny Netticoat, In a white petticoat, With a red nose — The longer she stands, The shorter she grows. The End FREDERICK WARNE Published by the Penguin Group Penguin Books Ltd, Registered Offices: 80 Strand, London WC2R 0RL, England Website: www.peterrabbit.com First published by Frederick Warne 1922 This electronic edition first published 2010 New reproductions copyright ©Frederick Warne

with such care, You will not find a faded leaf Or blighted blossom there. Ninny Nanny Netticoat, In a white petticoat, With a red nose — The longer she stands, The shorter she grows. The End FREDERICK WARNE Published by the Penguin Group Penguin Books Ltd, Registered Offices: 80 Strand, London WC2R 0RL, England Website: www.peterrabbit.com First published by Frederick Warne 1922 This electronic edition first published 2010 New reproductions copyright ©Frederick Warne

& Co., 2002 Original copyright in text and illustrations ©Frederick Warne & Co., 1922 Frederick Warne & Co. is the owner of all rights, copyrights and trademarks in the Beatrix Potter character names and illustrations. All rights reserved ISBN: 978-0-72-326582-5

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