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2 edition of Ounce,dice,trice found in the catalog.

Ounce,dice,trice

Alastair Reid

Ounce,dice,trice

by Alastair Reid

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  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Dent .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published,Little, 1958.

Statementdrawings by Ben Shahn.
The Physical Object
Pagination57p.,ill.,26cm
Number of Pages57
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18991807M

  Bonny Becker’s Books; Events; ounce dice trice og. Published Novem at × in Word Watching ← Previous Next.   Today’s poem is Names for Twins, taken from Ounce Dice Trice by Alastair Reid, illustrated by Ben can listen to a recording of this poem on Spotify here.. This is one of my favourite poetry collections for its sheer revelry in linguistic fun and games. Indeed, we’ve found it works really well as a family game – reading one of the poems out loud and then extending it with our.

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Ounce,dice,trice by Alastair Reid Download PDF EPUB FB2

“Ben Shahn’s drawings turn Ounce, Dice, Trice, a word-nonsense book by Alastair Reid, into an art book.”–Los Angeles Times “The book, with more than pictures by Ben Shahn, was designed to amuse and the words belong on the borderline where ‘the poet and the child meet.’” –The New York Times “Quite by: 3.

Ounce Dice Trice is the second in my B-Day trilogy that I mailed to my niece the other day (the first being Supposing, by the same author, the third, The Terrible Troll-bird). This book is a romp exploring the magic/fun of words and their power.

Below is a short compilation of some of my favorite words or phrases: A "consternation of mothers" or a "tribulation of children" Sounds people /5. “Ben Shahn’s drawings turn Ounce, Dice, Trice, a word-nonsense book by Alastair Reid, into an art book.”–Los Angeles Times “The book, with more than pictures by Ben Shahn, was designed to amuse and the words belong on the borderline where ‘the poet and the child meet.’” –The New York Times “Quite marvelous.

"Ounce, Dice, Trice" is a book for children that's full of words: magnificent, wonderful, strange, fabulous words like frangipani, dimity, gloaming. " --Daniel Pinkwater, Weekend Edition Saturday, NPR, 12/12/09 "Ben Shahn's drawings turn Ounce, Dice, Trice, a word-nonsense book by Alastair Reid, into an art book." Los Angeles Times "The book, with more than pictures by Ben Shahn, was designed to amuse and the words belong on the borderline where 'the poet and the child meet.'".

I purchased Ounce, Dice Trice because it was acclaimed the only grammar book a child would ever read. Being a stickler for good grammar, I thought this book would be the perfect gift for my grandsons. Ounce,dice,trice book I read it first before passing it along and it is a delightful book about words.

I enjoyed reading it but a grammar book this is not/5. Ounce Dice Trice. by Alastair Reid Illustrated by Ben Shahn. One Potato Review. TINGLE-AIREY. PIDDOCKS. BREASTSUMMER. MUMRUFFIN.

JIGGERY-POKERY. GONGOOZLER. GNURR. “Words have a sound and shape, in addition to their meanings,” is how Reid introduces this book. Among his many books for children are A Balloon for a Blunderbuss, I Keep Changing, Millionaires, Supposing, and Ounce Dice Trice (published by the New York Review Children’s Collection).

In he published two career-spanning collections of work, Inside Out: Selected Poetry and Translations and Outside In: Selected Prose. Accompanied by Ben Shahn's glorious drawings, Ounce Dice Trice is a book of endless delights, not to mention the only place where you can find the answer to the question: What is a gongoozler.

Well, all I can say is quoz. Product Details Ounce, dice, trice. ISBN. Reid published more than forty books of poems, translations, and travel writing, including Ounce Dice Trice, a book of word-play and literary nonsense for children (illustrated by Ben Shahn), and two selections from his works: Outside In: Selected Prose and.

Originally published by Little, Brown inOunce Dice Trice is an unconventional, exuberant poetry book made up of silly names, old words and, according to its introduction, “new words which. Ounce, Dice, Trice by Alastair Reid A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition.

All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. An ex-library book and may have standard library stamps and/or Rating: % positive.

Every good book begins with good words. Ounce, Dice, Trice is a book for children that is full of words — magnificent, wonderful words like "frangipani," "dimity," "gloaming" and "nunnery." And don't forget "murdo," "drumjargon" and "chumly." Host Scott Simon speaks with Weekend Edition's ambassador to the world of kiddie literature, Daniel Pinkwater, about this new release of an old book.

Accompanied by Ben Shahn’s glorious drawings, Ounce Dice Trice is a book of endless delights, not to mention the only place where you can find the answer to the question: What is a gongoozler. Well, all I can say is quoz. Though the publisher has this book listed as a Preschool through 2nd grade title, I would recommend it for all ages.

Plus the books themselves are of such high quality that they will be sure to be loved for many more years to come. OUNCE DICE TRICE is an exuberant exploration of words - real, imaginary, sense and nonsense - and will be great for young fans of Silverstein and Seuss, as well as the writer, poet, teacher or librarian in your by: 3.

“Ben Shahn’s drawings turn Ounce, Dice, Trice, a word-nonsense book by Alastair Reid, into an art book.”–Los Angeles Times “The book, with more than pictures by Ben Shahn, was designed to amuse and the words belong on the borderline where ‘the poet and the child meet.’” –The New York Times “Quite marvelous.

A brilliant picture and word book is Ounce. Dice. Trice, with text by Alastair Reid and drawings of exactly the right tough quality by Ben Yiiihn, so that what whimsical is anything but that when you look at it beside the beautiful and/or deflating pictures.

Words are ii,cd for their texture and mood, lightly but accurately, with. Accompanied by Ben Shahn’s glorious drawings, Ounce Dice Trice is a book of endless delights, not to mention the only place where you can find the answer to the question: What is a gongoozler.

Well, all I can say is quoz. Specifications. Series Title: New York Review Children's Collection. Publisher. Get this from a library. Ounce, dice, trice. [Alastair Reid; Ben Shahn] -- A collection of old and new words, including those to be said in singing moods, words for times of day, and rude names for nitwits.

Defines such words as gongoozler, tantony, and cosse. Buy Ounce, Dice, Trice by Alastair Reid online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 2 editions - starting at $ Shop now.

Ounce Dice Trice is the only book he illustrated that was written specifically for children. Reviews Review this book and you'll be entered for a chance to win $50! (Log-in or create an account first!) Your Review.

Your Rating. 1 of 5 Stars 2 of 5 Stars 3 of 5 Stars 4 of 5 Stars 5 of 5 Stars.Ben Shahn's drawings turn Ounce Dice Trice, a word-nonsense book by Alastair Reid, into an art book. — Los Angeles Times. The book, with more than pictures by Ben Shahn, was designed to amuse and the words belong on the borderline where "the poet and the child meet." — The New York Times.

Quite marvelous.There is a charming book by Alastair Reid, called Ounce, Dice, Trice in which (among many other kinds of wordplay) he creates novel numbering systems.

From memory, one is "ounce, dice, trice, quartz, quince, sago, serpent, oculist, novelist, dentist". – Colin Fine Dec 15 '10 at