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The Lore and Language of Schoolchildren (New York Review Books Classics) Paperback – August 31, 2000
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Iona Opie is a leading authority on children's lore and literature. With her late husband, Peter Opie, she wrote the pioneering study of children's culture, The Lore and Language of Schoolchildren. The Opies have also edited The Oxford Nursery Rhyme Book, and The Classic Fairy Tales.
Marina Warner is a prize-winning novelist, cultural historian, and critic. Her most recent novel is The Leto Bundle. Among her acclaimed non-fiction works are From the Beast to the Blonde and No Go the Bogeyman. She lives in London.
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For some reason I thought it would be the lore & language of American school kids, which I'm researching for a book, not British school children. Read morePublished 21 months ago by Tom Connor