The Hole Book

The Hole Book #2020

The Hole Book Tom Potts was fooling with a gun Such follies should not be When bang The pesky thing went offmost unexpectedly Long before Richard Scarry or Dr Seuss an American artist delighted a generation of ch
  • Title: The Hole Book
  • Author: Peter Newell
  • ISBN: 9780804814980
  • Page: 326
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Tom Potts was fooling with a gun Such follies should not be ,When bang The pesky thing went offmost unexpectedly Long before Richard Scarry or Dr Seuss, an American artist delighted a generation of children and their parents with hilarious, topsy turvy illustrations and slightly subversive tales told in rhyme This was illustrator author Peter Newell.Originally publish Tom Potts was fooling with a gun Such follies should not be ,When bang The pesky thing went offmost unexpectedly Long before Richard Scarry or Dr Seuss, an American artist delighted a generation of children and their parents with hilarious, topsy turvy illustrations and slightly subversive tales told in rhyme This was illustrator author Peter Newell.Originally published in 1908, The Hole Book remains as profoundly enjoyable and incredibly popular as ever With humorous text and irresistible drawings, this classic work will delight readers of all ages with the story of Tom Potts bullet, which leads him through all sorts of unexpected scenes and adventures, each funnier than the last.Peter Newell 1862 1924 began his career as an artist drawing portraits, using crayons as his medium In his fantastic humor, many believe, is the first appearance of the gentle humor of the absurd which The New Yorker has subsequently developed to such a high level.
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    publicdomainreview collectLong, for a picture book The rhymes would make it helpful for early readers and maybe adult ESL students Violent, with the good rewarded and the bad punished Racist, and not just to Mammy and the watermelon, but to the German drummer, the Russian balloon seller, etc If you have any interest in the history of children s lit, enjoy But don t just hand it to your kids without context.

    I own an antique copy of this book passed on down by my family I brought it to an on site I had for my Children s Lit class to discuss the racial and ethnic stereotypes within it The premise is that a gun is shot off at the beginning of the book which causes the hole through the middle of the book as the bullet travels through many places and objects on its journey to

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    Told in quatrains and illustrations reminiscent of John Tenniel s work in Alice s Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass, this merry little tale follows a shot fired carelessly from a gun by a foolish little boy While the beginning reads like something ripped from the headlines, the bullet doesn t actually kill Instead, it causes a series of mishaps, near accidents and serendipitous circumstances as it zips on its way Where does it end Well, you ll have to read to learn that.This [...]

    I learned of this book in a course I m taking on the history of books This book tells the story of a boy playing with a gun that he doesn t know is loaded, and when it goes off, it leaves a hole clean through the book The holes in the pages are incorporated into the artwork and help tell the story It s a very cute idea, and even though I read a digitized version online and there are no bullet holes in my computer screen, thank goodness I still got the humor of the interactive novelty pages view [...]

    This book of verse poems was first published in 1908 A boy shoots a gun and each page is a short poem on the bullets travels A cleverly illustrated and designed book as there is a bullet hole punched into the book An early interactive book.

    The collective attitude toward firearms has certainly changed, not to mention the casual stereotyping, but it s a charming little book and verse from a time when we didn t have our collective panties in such a wad.

    A very cute little book It s a bit out of date socially It includes some mild racism, etc But the pictures are adorable Free public domain scanned version online here publicdomainreview 2012 08.

    Newell s illustrations were odd in a way that appeals to me but I admit that they re not for everyone I just wish that of his work had been published in colour.

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