For over seventy-five years The Real Mother Goose has been delighting millions of children, and today the magic is as strong as ever. Men and women who loved this book in childhood are now sharing it with their children and grandchildren; teachers and librarians everywhere acclaim it as the "standard" Mother Goose. All the familiar verses are here, exactly as they have been repeated from generation to generation.
Mother Goose rhymes are a vital part of childhood. This wonderful book, with Blanche Fisher Wright's lively, colorful pictures-more than one hundred sixty of them-makes an enchanting introduction for the very young.