The Oxford Nursery Rhyme Book, 1995
Iona and Peter Opie, Editors
The Oxford Nursery Rhyme Book
Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1995.
Fifteenth printing, with corrections.
Legendary children's book historians Peter and Iona Opie took ten years to put together this definitive collection of 800 rhymes and 600 woodblock illustrations, defining the tradition of British children's nonsense verse, from classic to obscure.