Resultados para: struwwelpeter
Barbara Smith Chalou(9637286)
Struwwelpeter: Humor or Horror? is a critical analysis of the now infamous Struwwelpeter stories. Looking beyond the history of child rearing practices and children's literature, Barbara Smith Chalou considers the socio-historic context in which the...
1845 classic children'apos;s book relates the consequences, in funny rhyming couplets, that befall children who torment animals, play with matches, suck their thumbs, and fidget at meals.
Excerpt from The English Struwwelpeter: Or Pretty Stories and Funny Pictures And growl'd and hit him till he bled; Then you should only have been by, To see how Fred did scream and cry! About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of...sob encomenda
Slovenly Betsy, Proud Phoebe, Lazy Charlotte, and other naughty girls get their comeuppance in these darkly humorous fables by Heinrich Hoffmann, the author of Struwwelpeter (Shock-headed Peter). Hoffmann's Slovenly Betsy features the same hilarious...sob encomenda
OH fie on Kate! untidy girl, With dirty face, hair out of curl, Who soils each dress, however neat, First with the pudding, then with meat.More like a little pig is she, Than what a tidy girl should be! Thus begins Heinrich Hoffmann's series of...sob encomenda
This darkly humorous compilation of cautionary tales about naughty children features the same perverse drollery as its predecessor, Struwwelpeter. The quaintly illustrated verses have amused generations of readers of all ages.