Children's literature for dramatization : an anthology / Geraldine Brain Siks.


New York : Harper and Row, [1964] .

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Subjects Children's literature.
Children's theater.
Description xviii, 331 pages ; 22 cm
Copyright Date [1964]
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 324-331).
Also issued online.
Summary Dramatic stories and verse are collected for performance by children.
Contents Pat-a-cake -- To market -- Spring is showery -- Yankee Doodle -- Happy birthday -- Sing a song of seasons / Alice Ellison -- At the seaside / Robert Louis Stevenson -- Galoshes / Rhoda Bacmeister -- Mud / Polly Chase Boyden -- Picnicking / Phyllis Lee Baird -- The swing ; Happy thought ; My shadow / Robert Louis Stevenson -- If once you have slept on an island / Rachel Field -- Skating / Herbert Asquith -- An old christmas greeting -- For Hanukkah / H.N. Bialik -- A song for greatness -- Riddle-dee-dee -- A star -- A candle -- The wind / Robert Louis Stevenson -- Baby seeds -- Rain/ Robert Louis Stevenson -- Falling snow -- Trains ; Up in the air / James S. Tippett -- The little plant / Kate Louise Brown -- Baby seed song / Evelyn Nesbit -- Eskimo land ; Mexico / Vivian Mackey -- Fish / William Jay Smith -- Fog / Carl Sandburg -- The secret -- A valentine / Eleanor Hammond -- Jack Frost ; Halloween / Geraldine Brain Silks -- A fairy / William Shakespeare -- Psalm ; Lines from "The Song of Solomon"/ The Holy Bible -- The year's at the spring / Robert Browning -- Morning / Emily Dickinson -- Circus / Eleanor Farjeon -- The mysterious cat / Vachel Lindsay -- Dance of death / Henri Cazalis -- Thanksgiving day / Lydia Maria Child -- from Snowbound / John Greenleaf Whittier -- The bagpipe man / Nancy Byrd Turner -- Meg Merrilies / John Keats -- The North wind doth blow -- Five little squirrles -- Ride a cock horse -- Humpty Dumpty -- Tom, Tom, the piper's son -- Hey, diddle, diddle -- Three young rats -- I had a little nut tree -- Little robin redbreast -- Boats in Fog / Vivian Mackey -- Crab-apple / Ethel Talbot -- Come little leaves / George Cooper -- Hunting for a halloween cat / Vivian Mackey -- Women in moss / Geraldine Brain Siks -- Frogs at school / George Cooper -- Long, long ago -- Lines from "the new colossus" / Emma Lazarus -- The country mouse and the town house / Horace -- The grasshopper and the ant ; The turtle and the rabbit / La Fontaine -- The new duckling / Alfred Noyes -- Lines from "Hiawatha's Childhood" / Henry Wadsworth Longfellow -- The charge of the light brigade / Alfred Tennyson -- Barbara Frietchie / John Greenleaf Whittier -- I saw three witches / Walter de la Mare -- The pirate Don Durk of Dowdee / Mildred Plew Merryman -- A visit from St. Nicholas / Clement C. Moore -- Casey at the bat / Ernest Horace Thayer -- The creation / James Weldon Johnson -- The little flower who never got a bloom / Brian R. Hubbard -- Cats for free / Peter Hirschman -- Home for a bunny / Margaret Wise Brown -- Home on sunday / Geraldine Brain Siks -- The Hanukkah dreidle -- The peddler and the monkeys -- Pua and the Menehunes -- The wolf and the kids -- Teeny-tiny / James Orchard Halliwell -- Little mouse and Mr. scare crow / Ann Kimball -- A first Thanksgiving ; Where is Christmas? ; The story of Christmas ; Claire and the nutcracker / Geraldine Brain Siks -- Fraidy-cat and the wise one / Lillian M. Bushnell -- The gingerbread boy ; Raggylug / Geraldine Brain Siks -- The little rabit who wanted red wings / Carolyn S. Bailey -- The big spider ; The big turnip / Geraldine Brain Siks -- Henny-Penny / Joseph Jacobs -- A place of peace: an impression from my childhood in Norway / Ingrid Bowman -- How the potato face blind man enjoyed himself on a fine spring morning / Carl Sandburg -- Adventure in the orchard / Isabel B. Burger -- Injun summer / John T. McCutcheon -- Why the chimes rang / Raymond Macdonald Alden -- Wahoo / Joel Chandler Harris -- Snow maiden ; The frog prince ; Boots and his brothers ; The horned women ; Snow-white and rose-red ; Molly Whuppie ; Urashima Taro ; Rapunzel ; Dunis and the thankful frog ; The ugly duckling ; Drakestail ; An ark in the wilderness ; David, the shepherd boy ; David and the Giant of Gath ; Joseph the dreamer ; Twenty pieces of silver ; Prometheus ; Pandora ; Demeter and Persephone ; The death of Balder / Geraldine Brain Siks -- The knights of the silver shield / Raymond Macdonald Alden -- Where loves is, God is / Leo Tolstoy -- Kind of the Golden River / John Ruskin -- Jo meets Apollyn from Little Women / Louisa May Alcott -- Merry adventures of Robin Hood / Howard Pyle ; Tragedy in the graveyard from "the adventures of Tom Sawyer" ; The solemn oath from "the adventures of Tom Sawyer / Samuel L. Clemens.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)296979
(OCoLC)ocm00296979
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