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The Comic Adventures of Old Mother Hubbard and Her Dog

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Published by Turtleback Books Distributed by Demco Media .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Animals - Dogs,
  • Humorous Stories,
  • Poetry - Nursery Rhymes,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Nonfiction,
  • Dogs,
  • Juvenile poetry,
  • Nursery rhymes, English,
  • Women dog owners,
  • Children: Preschool

  • The Physical Object
    FormatTurtleback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10925355M
    ISBN 100606228446
    ISBN 109780606228442

    Martin, Sarah Catherine London: J. Oliver and Boyd, its publishers, were operating in Edinburgh from at leastbut they continued in business throughout the nineteenth century and beyond, making it almost impossible to suggest even a rough date for this edition. The inspiration for the rhyme was the housekeeper of Martin's sister, the rather wonderfully named Mrs Pollexfen Bastard, and it was primarily written to entertain the guests staying at her house in Devonshire. All IP addresses in Germany are blocked.

    The Oxford Companion to Children's Literature. Trimmer who wrote to instruct children. However, there is evidence to suggest that only the continuation after the first three stanzas was the work of Ms Martin. Harris,

    A Court in Germany ordered that access to certain items in the Project Gutenberg collection are blocked from Germany. Mother Hubbard sold well and began a run of similar books such as Whimsical Incidents in followed a year later by an edition of John Gilpin with colour illustrations. The Oxford Companion to Children's Literature. New York: Oxford University Press. There have also been two Russian translations of the rhyme.


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His book of tongue twisters, published inwas denigrated as "degrading trash" and the colourful illustrations he included in his publications were called by one reviewer "gaudy glare". Harris and Son, London. New York: Routledge. In one, Mother Hubbard has gone To get her poor daughter a gown, But the cupboard was bare So the damsel sat there With little else on but a frown.

The Hockliffe Collection, for example, contains a chapbook version published by J. The four-year old Lucy has chosen and bought a book, but she is now tired of it, and repents her choice.

Xiao, [31] which was accompanied by the detailed Walter Crane illustrations of It says in the book that a dog danced. This block will remain in place until legal guidance changes.

Jump to navigation Jump to search Page from Pug's Tour, publishedwith hand-coloured illustration placed above the verse John Harris — published children's books in England from the end of the 18th century to the midth century, creating innovative and popular new styles.

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Illustrated with fifteen hand-colored copperplate engravings. It was not until a decade later that there was mention of a Christmas pantomimeat the Theatre Royal, Drury Lanethat was "founded on the familiar nursery-tale of Old Mother Hubbard and her dog".

But while Mother Hubbard's dog goes on to perform similar feats to Dame Trot's cat, such as smoking, playing a musical instrument and riding another animal, he also shows his superior cleverness by sometimes anticipating what his mistress has brought on her return.

Mother Hubbard and Her Dog

Apprenticed to Thomas Evans he found employment for a short time with John Murray before joining John Newbery 's publishing firm. This is followed by a series of quatrains in similar format relating to the pair's further activities, the number of stanzas varying in later publications.

We can recollect, at this distance of time, that in our infant days the Story of this renowned woman, though full of inconsistencies we confess, afforded us much entertainment. Editions[ edit ] The book was immediately popular thanks to the astute marketing skills of the publisher, John Harris.

First edition, Moon's fourth state with date on front wrapper, but with SMC initials on the earliest-state engraved dedication page. Sarah Catherine Martin assembled the material, though its origins remain hazy.

So many copies sold in the first year that the engraving plates had to be touched up. The verses are usually attributed to Sarah Catherine Martin InHarris turned the firm over to his son and in it was bought by Griffith and Farran. He greets beer by sitting ready at table; he receives wine by exuberantly standing on his head; when linen comes, he is spinning; when stockings arrive, he is dressed already.

Paper tabs toward the bottom of the illustration could be pulled back and forth so as to make Mother Hubbard's hands move, or her dog nod its head, bow, feed the cat and spin wool. During the course of Old Dame Trot and her Wonderful Catthe Dame looks in the cupboard for fish but finds none, "for puss had been there before".

'Old Mother Hubbard' is Weirder Than You Thought

The book went through numerous reprintings and even today remains popular. The inspiration for the rhyme was the housekeeper of Martin's sister, the rather wonderfully named Mrs Pollexfen Bastard, and it was primarily written to entertain the guests staying at her house in Devonshire.Oct 22,  · Old Mother Hubbard - The Comic Adventures of Old Mother Hubbard and Her Dog book Rhymes - English Mrs John Pollexfen Bastard at Kitley House Yealmpton in Devon was published as The Comic Adventures of Old Mother Hubbard and Her Dog by J.

Harris. The comic adventures of Old Mother Hubbard and her dog - from the University of Florida George A. Smathers Libraries Digital Collections. More information Find this Pin. a continuation of the comic adventures of old mother hubbard and her dog. By S. C.M. J. Harris.

16 engraved leaves, printed on one side only. Frontispiece, title, and .Images of all pages of this pdf. Introductory essay. Under the title The Comic Adventures of Old Mother Hubbard and her Dog, this rhyme was first printed by John Harris inwith a Continuation in It was instantly popular.Oct 25,  · The Comic Adventures of Old Mother Download pdf, and Her Dog by Sarah Catherine Martin.

Download; Bibrec; Bibliographic Record. Author: Martin, Sarah Catherine, Title: The Comic Adventures of Old Mother Hubbard, and Her Dog In which is shewn the wonderful powers that good old lady possessed in the education of her favourite animal.The Comic Adventures of Old Mother Hubbard, and Ebook Dog ebook This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it.

This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible.