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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
Author
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. Includes answers
Awards note
Publishers Weekly Starred Review (27 February 2012).
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
811/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3562.E9465
LC item number
E34 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Edgar Allan Poe's pie : math puzzlers in classic poems, J. Patrick Lewis ; illustrated by Michael Slack
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "The illustrations in this book were digitally painted and collaged in Photoshop. The text type was set in Better Type Right and Joppa. The display type was set in Joppa"--Verso title-page
  • Illustrations on lining papers
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Edgar Allan Poe's Apple pie (inspired by "The Raven" by Edgar Allan Poe) -- Edward Lear's Elephant with hot dog (inspired by "There Was An Old Man With A Beard" by Edward Lear) -- Walt Whitman's Web-covered shoe (inspired by "A Noiseless Patient Spider" by Walt Whitman) -- Emily Dickinson's Telephone book (inspired by "My Life Closed Twice Before It's Close" by Emily Dickinson) -- Lewis Carroll's Fish and chips (inspired by "You Are Old, Father William" by Lewis Carroll) -- Hilaire Belloc's Crackerjack yak (inspired by "The Yak" by Hilaire Belloc) -- Robert Frost's Boxer shorts (inspired by "Stopping By Woods On A Snowy Evening" by Robert Frost) -- Eleanor Farjeon's Math sub (inspired by "W Is For Witch" by Eleanor Farjeon) -- A. A. Milne's Spooky garden (inspired by "Us Two" by A. A. Milne) -- William Carlos Williams's Pizza (inspired by "This Is Just To Say" and "The Red Wheelbarrow" by William Carlos Williams) -- Langston Hughes's Train trip (inspired by "April Rain Song" by Langston Hughes) -- Ogden Nash's Buggy rugs (inspired by "The Termite" by Ogden Nash) -- John Ciardi's Shark dentist (inspired by "About The Teeth Of Sharks" by John Ciardi) -- Shel Silverstein's Hippo-po-tah-tum (inspired by "Boa Constrictor" by Shel Silverstein) -- "And Now Some Prose About The Poets..."
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
37 pages
Isbn
9780547513386
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2011025735
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn733546816
  • (OCoLC)ocn809307703
Label
Edgar Allan Poe's pie : math puzzlers in classic poems, J. Patrick Lewis ; illustrated by Michael Slack
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "The illustrations in this book were digitally painted and collaged in Photoshop. The text type was set in Better Type Right and Joppa. The display type was set in Joppa"--Verso title-page
  • Illustrations on lining papers
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Edgar Allan Poe's Apple pie (inspired by "The Raven" by Edgar Allan Poe) -- Edward Lear's Elephant with hot dog (inspired by "There Was An Old Man With A Beard" by Edward Lear) -- Walt Whitman's Web-covered shoe (inspired by "A Noiseless Patient Spider" by Walt Whitman) -- Emily Dickinson's Telephone book (inspired by "My Life Closed Twice Before It's Close" by Emily Dickinson) -- Lewis Carroll's Fish and chips (inspired by "You Are Old, Father William" by Lewis Carroll) -- Hilaire Belloc's Crackerjack yak (inspired by "The Yak" by Hilaire Belloc) -- Robert Frost's Boxer shorts (inspired by "Stopping By Woods On A Snowy Evening" by Robert Frost) -- Eleanor Farjeon's Math sub (inspired by "W Is For Witch" by Eleanor Farjeon) -- A. A. Milne's Spooky garden (inspired by "Us Two" by A. A. Milne) -- William Carlos Williams's Pizza (inspired by "This Is Just To Say" and "The Red Wheelbarrow" by William Carlos Williams) -- Langston Hughes's Train trip (inspired by "April Rain Song" by Langston Hughes) -- Ogden Nash's Buggy rugs (inspired by "The Termite" by Ogden Nash) -- John Ciardi's Shark dentist (inspired by "About The Teeth Of Sharks" by John Ciardi) -- Shel Silverstein's Hippo-po-tah-tum (inspired by "Boa Constrictor" by Shel Silverstein) -- "And Now Some Prose About The Poets..."
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
37 pages
Isbn
9780547513386
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2011025735
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn733546816
  • (OCoLC)ocn809307703

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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