The Resource Edgar Allan Poe's pie : math puzzlers in classic poems, J. Patrick Lewis ; illustrated by Michael Slack

Edgar Allan Poe's pie : math puzzlers in classic poems, J. Patrick Lewis ; illustrated by Michael Slack

Label
Edgar Allan Poe's pie : math puzzlers in classic poems
Title
Edgar Allan Poe's pie
Title remainder
math puzzlers in classic poems
Statement of responsibility
J. Patrick Lewis ; illustrated by Michael Slack
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Borrows themes from famous poems and flips them on their head to create humorous verses and riddles in a collection of math-based problem-solving parodies
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lewis, J. Patrick
Dewey number
811/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3562.E9465
LC item number
E34 2012
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Slack, Michael H.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mathematics
  • Children's poetry, American
  • American poetry
  • English poetry
  • Mathematical recreations
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Edgar Allan Poe's pie : math puzzlers in classic poems, J. Patrick Lewis ; illustrated by Michael Slack
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Harcourt Children's Books."
Contents
Edgar Allan Poe's apple pie -- Edward Lear's elephant with hot dog -- Walt Whitman's web-covered shoe -- Emily Dickinson's telephone book -- Lewis Carroll's fish and chips -- Hilaire Belloc's crackerjack yak -- Robert Frost's boxer shorts -- Eleanor Farjeon's math sub -- A. A. Milne's spooky garden -- William Carlos Williams's pizza -- Langston Hughes's train trip -- Ogden Nash's buggy rugs -- John Ciardi's shark dentist -- Shel Silverstein's hippo-po-tah-tum -- Prose about the poets
Control code
ocn733546816
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
37 p.
Isbn
9780547513386
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2011025735
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)733546816
Label
Edgar Allan Poe's pie : math puzzlers in classic poems, J. Patrick Lewis ; illustrated by Michael Slack
Publication
Note
"Harcourt Children's Books."
Contents
Edgar Allan Poe's apple pie -- Edward Lear's elephant with hot dog -- Walt Whitman's web-covered shoe -- Emily Dickinson's telephone book -- Lewis Carroll's fish and chips -- Hilaire Belloc's crackerjack yak -- Robert Frost's boxer shorts -- Eleanor Farjeon's math sub -- A. A. Milne's spooky garden -- William Carlos Williams's pizza -- Langston Hughes's train trip -- Ogden Nash's buggy rugs -- John Ciardi's shark dentist -- Shel Silverstein's hippo-po-tah-tum -- Prose about the poets
Control code
ocn733546816
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
37 p.
Isbn
9780547513386
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2011025735
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)733546816

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