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wild washerwomen

John Yeoman

wild washerwomen

a new folk tale

by John Yeoman

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Published by Crown Publishers in New York .
Written in English


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Seven washerwomen, sick of their work, go on an uncontrollable rampage, only to meet their match in seven very dirty woodcutters.

Edition Notes

Reprint. Originally published: New York : Greenwillow Books, c1979.

Statementby John Yeoman ; with pictures by Quentin Blake.
ContributionsBlake, Quentin, ill.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.Y418 Wi 1986
The Physical Object
Pagination[31] p. :
Number of Pages31
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2720078M
ISBN 100517562553
LC Control Number86013465

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illustrated by Quentin Blake The washerwomen - Dottie, Lottie, Molly, Dolly, Winnie, Minnie and Ernestine - work each day from dusk till dawn. They scrub and soap, but their pile of dirty laundry just grows bigger by the day.

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They had far too much washing to do and the owner of the laundry, Mr Balthazar Tight, was simply dreadful. So they decide to go on strike. They are so happy with their newfound freedom that it seems nobody can control them. A rip-roaring tale in dual language about breaking the rules in all the right ways, 'The Wild Washerwomen' is destined to become a firm favourite on every child's bookshelf.

Once upon a time there were seven washerwomen. They were the best washerwomen around, but they were very unhappy, until one day they decide to go on strike. They are so excited that they tear around the country causing chaos, and soon all the villagers are shouting, 'Look out, the wild washerwomen are coming!'/5(16).

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