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Fireside Book of Folk Songs; 1947
"Fireside Book of Folk Songs" Alice and Martin Provensen (1947).
Fireside Book of Folk Songs, 1947.
The Fireside Book of Children's Songs by my vintage book collection (in blog form), via Flickr
My mother always kept this book when I was little; I just found two copies at used book sales for MY girls!!
Illustration by Alice and Martin Provensen in 'Fireside Book of Folk Songs' Simon and Schuster, 1947 | via letslookupandsmile
The Fireside Book of Children's Songs. Illustrator John Alcorn
The Fireside Book of Children's Songs - collected & edited by Marie Winn, musical arrangements by Allan Miller, illustrated by John Alcorn (1966).
From "Fireside Book of Folk Songs" by Norman Lloyd. Edited by Margaret Bradford Boni. Illustrated by Alice & Martin Provensen. 1947
king penguin 'spiders' (1947) - unsettling subject, lovely book