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The Resource There was an old lady who swallowed a fly, Simms Taback

There was an old lady who swallowed a fly, Simms Taback

Label
There was an old lady who swallowed a fly
Title
There was an old lady who swallowed a fly
Statement of responsibility
Simms Taback
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Presents the traditional version of a famous American folk poem first heard in the U.S. in the 1940's with illustrations on die-cut pages that reveal all that the old lady swallows
Related
Summary
In a traditional nonsense poem, an old woman swallows a fly, a spider, a bird, a cat, a dog, and a horse
Tone
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1998
  • New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Books: 1997
Awards note
Caldecott Honor Book, 1998; ALA Notable Children's Book, 1998
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
115358
Cataloging source
InFw
Dewey number
782.42162/21/00268
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ8.3.T1145
LC item number
Th 1997
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
320
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • -1
  • 3
PerformerNote
Narration and musical performance by Tom Chapin
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
preschool
Label
There was an old lady who swallowed a fly, Simms Taback
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
On die-cut pages
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Track 1: narration with page turn signals (10:14) -- Track 2: narration with no page turn signals (10:00) -- Track 3: "There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly" song (3:14)
Control code
82096
Dimensions
21 x 27 cm
Extent
32 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9781591124078
Lccn
96061604
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm37595606
  • (OCoLC)37595606
Label
There was an old lady who swallowed a fly, Simms Taback
Link
Publication
Note
On die-cut pages
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Track 1: narration with page turn signals (10:14) -- Track 2: narration with no page turn signals (10:00) -- Track 3: "There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly" song (3:14)
Control code
82096
Dimensions
21 x 27 cm
Extent
32 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9781591124078
Lccn
96061604
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm37595606
  • (OCoLC)37595606

Library Locations

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