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8 edition of Froggy went a-courtin" found in the catalog.

Froggy went a-courtin"

by Gillian Tyler

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  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Candlewick Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Folk songs, English -- Texts,
  • Folk songs

  • About the Edition

    Illustrates the well-known folk song about the courtship and marriage of the frog and the mouse.

    Edition Notes

    Other titlesFroggy went a-courting
    StatementGillian Tyler.
    GenreTexts.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ8.3.T854 Fr 2005
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3303681M
    ISBN 100763623067
    LC Control Number2004045170
    OCLC/WorldCa54865374

    He is well known both for children's book illustration and for erotic art. He won the Caldecott Medal for U.S. picture book illustration from the American Library Association, recognizing "Frog Went A-Courtin'" by John Langstaff. Seller Inventory # More information about this seller | . Lyrics to 'Froggie Went A-courtin'' by Burl Ives. Froggie went a courtin and he did ride. Mhmm. Froggie went a courtin and he did ride. A sword and a pistol by his side. Mhmm. He went down to Missie Mousie's door. Mhmm. He went down to Missie Mousie's .

    "Frog Went A-Courtin'" is a classic. This version is a classic. This book is the one you want. The song goes back to at least in Scotland. Modern English versions are abound. There is not much new as far as the text goes. That's a good thing. No one messed with what already amazing. If you are new to the tale: Frog has his eye on Miss s:   Let’s look closely at Frog Went A-Courtin, a Scottish folk song from the s, which was turned into an iconic picture book for children written by John Langstaff in There’s a brief history of the ballad included in the picture book which explains how the words of .

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Froggy went a-courtin" by Gillian Tyler Download PDF EPUB FB2

More a new tale told in pictures than an illustrated version of the familiar folk song--"Froggy went a-courtin', he did ride, / Sword and pistol by his side"--this is a hepped-up '30s gangster story of crime and punishment.4/5(3).

The book, "Frog Went-a-Courtin'" by John Langstaff is wonderfully well written fantasy book. The book is actually based on an old Scottish song that used to be sang to children. Langstaff says in the pretext that this is a story that has always been told in song, but he wanted to put it in writing with illustrations/5.

The wages of sin are paid out to Froggy in this picture book rendition of an Froggy went a-courtin book folk Froggy went a-courtin book that may be less familiar to children than most songs given picture book life: "Froggy went a-courtin', he did ride, / Sword and pistol by his side.

/ He rode down to Miss Mousie's door, / Where he had often been before"/5(2). Froggy Went A-Courtin' - a Smithsonian American Favorites Book (with sing-along audiobook CD and music sheet) by Laura Gates Galvin and Jacqueline Decker | out of 5 stars 8. I like the tongue-in-cheek nature of this book (which is O'Malley's style).

He sets the story of Froggy in a s style gangster setting, where Froggy is running from the law. It was a cute twist, though I don't think kids would understand the twist/5.

Frog Went A-Courtin' is a book by John Langstaff and illustrated by Feodor Rojankovsky. Released by Harcourt, it was the recipient of the Caldecott Medal for illustration in It is based on the folk song " Frog Went A-Courting." References [ edit ]Author: John Langstaff.

The time was when the song Frog Went A-Courtin' (or as I remember it Froggie Went A-Courtin') was known to every man woman and child in the continental United States. Today, this is not the case. The story of the frog dandy and his lovely rodent bride is Cited by: The middle, text-less spread of the book finds Froggie in the dumps and disconsolately reading a book titled \uci\ueThe Lonely Frog\uc\/i\ue in bed.

But his luck changes the next day when he spots \"a vision by the creek\" - a lovely lady frog, who, in a nice feminist turn, pops the question to him. Her latest offering takes. FROG WENT A-COURTIN’ by John Langstaff, ill.

by Feodor Rojankovsky Themes: Songs/Weddings Grade Levels: K-1 Running Time: 12 minutes, iconographic SUMMARY FROG WENT A-COURTIN’, set to song, is the tale of a frog who proposes to a mouse.

When the mouse receives permission from her uncle rat, preparations for the wedding are begun. Froggie Went A-Courtin' Elizabeth Mitchell.

Licensed to YouTube by. The Orchard Music (on behalf of Smithsonian Folkways); BMI - Broadcast. Froggy Went a Courtin' ♫ Storytime Songs for Children ♫ Kids Songs & Rhymes by The Learning Station - Duration: TheLearningStation - Kids Songs and Nursery Rhymesviews.

The Paperback of the Frog Went A-Courtin' by John Langstaff, Feodor Rojankovsky | at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed/5(12). **Description from Amazon: “A favorite old nursery ballad now appears in resplendent new dress Illustrator Feodor Rojankovsky somehow manages to combine quaintness with sophistication and his doughty frog, the coy mouse and others make charming company.”--The New York Times Book Review.

Responses to “The Many Versions of Frog Went A Courtin’” Jenean Thomas Says: March 16th, at pm. This version or very close to it appears in the old “Sergeant York” movie about WWI’s most decorated U.S. soldier. In the movie, the mail carrier is riding a mule and singing this song.

About Froggie Went A-Courtin’ “The course of true love never did run smooth.” (“A Midsummer Night’s Dream” — William Shakespeare) Stand aside, Mr. Darcy. Keep walking, Rhett Butler. There’s a new romantic hero in town. And, though he may not have all the ladies in the valley swooning with desire, he sure knows how to pitch the woo.

"Frog Went a-Courtin ' " (Roud 16 ; see alternative titles) is an English-language folk song. Its first known appearance is in Wedderburn's Complaynt of Scotland () under the name "The Frog cam to the Myl dur", though this is in Scots rather than hed: Frog Went A-Courtin' Unit Study and Printables.

Author John Langstaff Illustrator: Feodor Rojankovsky PREVIEW. DOWNLOAD. Pick and choose from these animal layer books and add some to your lapbook. PREVIEW. You can buy a MP3 of this song by John Langstaff for at Amazon. DOWNLOAD. Frog Animal Study & Lapbook.

The Valentine Bears Unit. “A favorite old nursery ballad now appears in resplendent new dress Illustrator Feodor Rojankovsky somehow manages to combine quaintness with sophistication and his doughty frog, the coy mouse and others make charming company.”--The New York Times Book Review/5(14).

This Caldecott-winner combines the rollicking lyrics of the clasic folktale with vibrant watercolor illustrations. “A favorite old nursery ballad now appears in resplendent new dress Illustrator Feodor Rojankovsky somehow manages to combine quaintness with sophistication and his doughty frog, the coy mouse and others make charming company.”--The New York Times Book Review.

Frog Went A-Courtin' by Langstaff, John and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Frog Went a Courtin, - AbeBooks Passion for books.

Frog went a-courtin' and he did ride, uh-huh Frog went a-courtin' and he did ride, uh-huh Frog went a-courtin' and he did ride With a sword and a pistol by his side, uh-huh.

Well he rode right up to Miss Mousey's door, uh-huh He rode right up to Miss Mousey's door, uh .Known as “Frog Went A Courtin”, “Froggie Went A Courtin” or “Froggy Went A Courtin”, the song tells the story of Mr Frog who is asking Miss Mouse to marry him.

There are a couple of versions of this song, all of them telling roughly the same story.Under his arm he carried a book, M-hm, M-hm. They all gathered round the lucky pair, M-hm, M-hm, They all gathered round the lucky pair Singing, dancing everywhere, M-hm, M-hm.

Then Frog and Mouse went off to France, M-hm, M-hm, Then Frog and Mouse went off to France That's the end of my romance, M-hm, M-hm.