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Peacock Pie, A Book of Rhymes

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Published: 1913
Language: English
Wordcount: 9,638 / 38 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 95.1
LoC Category: PN
Downloads: 1,057
mnybks.net#: 4709
Genre: Poetry
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UP AND DOWN

The Horseman
Up and Down
Mrs. Earth
Alas, Alack
Tired Tim
Mima
The Huntsmen
The Bandog
I Can't Abear
The Dunce
Chicken
Some One
Bread and Cherries
Old Shellover
Hapless
The Little Bird
Cake and Sack
The Ship of Rio
Tillie
Jim Jay
Miss T.
The Cupboard
The Barber's
Hide and Seek

BOYS AND GIRLS

Then
The Window
Poor Henry
Full Moon
The Bookworm
The Quartette
Mistletoe
The Lost Shoe
The Truants

THREE QUEER TALES

Berries
Off the Ground
The Thief at Robin's Castle

PLACES AND PEOPLE

A Widow's Weeds
'Sooeep!'
Mrs. MacQueen
The Little Green Orchard
Poor Miss 7
Sam
Andy Battle
The Old Soldier
The Picture
The Little Old Cupid
King David
The Old House

BEASTS

Unstooping
All But Blind
Nicholas Nye
The Pigs and The Charcoal Burner
Five Eyes
Grim
Tit for Tat
Summer Evening
Earth Folk

WITCHES AND FAIRIES

At the Keyhole
The Old Stone House
The Ruin
The Ride-by-Nights
Peak and Puke
The Changeling
The Mocking Fairy
Bewitched
The Honey Robbers
Longlegs
Melmillo

EARTH AND AIR

Trees
Silver
Nobody Knows
Wanderers
Many a Mickle
Will Ever?

SONGS

The Song of the Secret
The Song of Soldiers
The Bees' Song
A Song of Enchantment
Dream-Song

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Average Rating of 5 from 1 reviews: *****

I love to teach the poems it is fabulous.


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