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I saw a ship a sailing.

Beni Montresor

I saw a ship a sailing.

by Beni Montresor

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  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Collins .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination36 p. :
Number of Pages36
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19731166M

I saw a ship a-sailing, a-sailing on the sea This is the start of one of the most imaginative nursery rhymes for children in ’s called “I Saw A Ship A Sailing”, and it’s a classic story that’s one of children’s favorites, perfect to enjoy from a young age!. Children’s music characterizes for boosting creativity, and for always pushing the limits of imagination. Get this from a library! I saw a ship a-sailing: or the wonderful games that only little flower-plant children can play. [Beni Montresor] -- Text consists of Mother Goose rhymes.

I saw a ship a-sailing, a-sailing, a-sailing, With emeralds and rubies and sapphires in her hold; And a bosun in a blue coat bawling at the railing, Piping a silver call that had a chain of gold; The summer wind was failing and the tall ship rolled. I saw a ship a-steering, a-steering, a-steering, With roses in red thread worked upon her sails.   I saw a ship a sailing, a sailing on the sea. Drawing hares with wings, painting mice with chains around their necks, walking dogs to a soundtrack of skylarks, watching swallows low across the fields and cooking a chicken with mustard and lemon and white wine, red onions and potatoes.

  My seven year old son learnt 'I Saw A Ship A-Sailing' just now, in his second standard. It goes like this: The version of the poem that his school text-book has is a little different from the version that I found on the net. It's author is anonymous and it's part of the Mother Goose rhymes. I Saw A Ship A-sailing - A Poem for Young Kids. I saw a ship a-sailing, A-sailing on the sea;Her masts were of the shining gold, Her deck of ivory;And sails of silk, as soft as milk, And silvern shrouds had round about her sailing The sea was sparkling white,The waves all clapped their hands and sang To see so fair a sight;They kissed her twice, they kissed her thrice, And murmured with came the gallant.


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I saw a ship a sailing by Beni Montresor Download PDF EPUB FB2

This has some of the most intricately considered llustrations I've seen in a children's book. Etchings, they show the sea, the sun's rays, different kinds of light, "splashing," fish scales, shrouds, masts (oh dear, I'm running out of names for ship parts)--the various surfaces or textures often described (somehow) as both inert and on the verge of moving (and you'd have to see the book to 4/5.

I Saw A Ship-A-Sailing School & Library Binding – January 1, by Janina Domanska (Author, Illustrator) › Visit Amazon's Janina Domanska Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this 5/5(1). I Saw a Ship A-Sailing Library Binding – August 1, by Janina Domanska (Author)5/5(1).

I Saw A Ship A-Sailing book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Originally published in London () titled: I'll Go No More A'Ro 5/5.

I Saw a Ship A-Sailing: Or, the Wonderful Games That Only Little Flower-Plant Children Can Play Library Binding – January 1, by : Beni.

Montresor. i saw a ship a sailing [beni montresor] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.3/5(1). I saw a ship a'sailing (Recollections, New) Hardcover – January 1, by Mary Hay (Author)5/5(2).

I saw a ship a-sailing (Book, ) [] Get this from a library. I saw a ship a-sailing. [Janina Domanska] -- In this old rhyme the captain (a duck) and his sailors (white mice) go to sea in their ship full of pretty things. I saw a ship a'sailing Item Preview remove-circle Internet Archive Contributor Internet Archive Language English.

At head of title: National Maritime Museum Internet Archive Books. American Libraries. Uploaded by Andy Wilcoxon on September. I saw a ship a-sailing is a really funny nursery rhyme that kick-starts the kids' creativity.

Just imagine that ship - with sails made of silk, masts of gold and a duck as captain. Can you maybe come up with more details on how this ship actually looked like.

I saw a ship a-sailing, A-sailing on the sea; And oh. it was a-laden With pretty things for me. There were comfits in the cabin, And apples in the hold; The sails were made of satin, The masts of beaten gold.

The four and twenty sailors That stood between the decks, Were four and twenty white mice, With chains about their necks. The captain was. Welcome to Old Children's Books, selling children's literature and picture books online since We stock more t scarce, collectible and out-of-print books, for readers, teachers and collectors.

I Saw a Ship A-Sailing. (Beni Montresor) Subtitled "The Wonderful Games That Only Little Flower-Plant Children Can Play" The Flower. I Saw A Ship A Sailing, A Sailing On The Sea I Saw Three Ships Come Sailing By - Duration: xT views. Old Macdonald. I saw a ship a-sailing, A-sailing on the sea; And oh, it was all laden With pretty things for thee.

There were comfits in the cabin, And apples in the hold; The sails were made of silk, And the masts were made of gold.

The four and twenty sailors, That stood between the decks, Were four and twenty white mice. I saw a ship a-sailing, A-sailing on the sea. And, oh, but it was laden With pretty things for thee. There were comfits in the cabin, And apples in the hold; The sails were made of silk.

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I saw a ship a-sailing, A-sailing on the sea, And oh, but it was laden With pretty things for thee. There were comfits in the cabin, And apples in the hold; The sails were made of silk, And the masts were all of gold. The four-and-twenty sailors, That stood between the decks, Were four-and-twenty white mice With chains about their necks.

The captain was a duck With a packet on. Welcome to Old Children's Books, selling children's literature and picture books online since We have a collection of more t scarce and out-of-print books, for readers, teachers and collectors.

I Saw A Ship A-Sailing: Mother Goose Nursery Rhyme and Coloring Page Item Mother Goose nursery rhyme and coloring page provided by Graphics © JupiterImages Corp.

I Saw A Ship A-Sailing I saw a ship a-sailing, A-sailing on the sea; And, oh! it was all laden With pretty things for thee! There were comfits in the cabin.I Saw a Ship A-Sailing: Rebus Rhymes from There's an alternative subtitle that's a tip-off to the arty self-consciousness&#; or The Wonderful Games That Only Little Flower-Plant Children Can Play as shown by Beni Montresor.

Then there's an introduction identifying the flower-plant children as from The Witches of Venice, relating them to Mother Goose (""As she is so kind, she lets our hero and heroine use some of her rhymes in.