Without Becoming Overly Saccharine

My friend Steph collects vintage children’s books.  Here’s one for the ages:

Mother Goose Mother Goose

Let’s take a closer look:

Mother GooseMother Goose

1968, illustrations by Gyo Fujikawa

– “Her joyous illustrations remain sweet and nostalgic, without ever becoming overly saccharine.”

Dinner.  Spanking.  Bedtime.  Definitely no threat of being overly saccharine.

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