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The Resource There was an old lady who swallowed a fly, by Simms Taback, (sound recording)

There was an old lady who swallowed a fly, by Simms Taback, (sound recording)

Label
There was an old lady who swallowed a fly
Title
There was an old lady who swallowed a fly
Statement of responsibility
by Simms Taback
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents the traditional version of a famous American folk poem first heard in the U.S. in the 1940's. Includes a song version and the story version with and without page signals. The accompanying book has illustrations on die-cut pages that reveal all that the old lady swallows
Accompanying matter
libretto or text
Awards note
Caldecott honor, 1997
Cataloging source
VPL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Taback, Simms
Credits note
Music composed by Scotty Huff & Robert Reynolds
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
PerformerNote
Narration and vocals by Cyndi Lauper
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lauper, Cyndi
  • Weston Woods Studios
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Folk songs
  • Nonsense verses
  • Folk songs, English
Target audience
juvenile
Label
There was an old lady who swallowed a fly, by Simms Taback, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Compact disc
  • A recording of: There was an old woman who swallowed a fly / by Simms Taback. Text originally published: New York : Viking, c1997
  • "Read-along CD"--Disc
Accompanying material
1 book (1 v. (unpaged), col. ill. ; 21 x 27 cm.).
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Track 1: Story with page-turn signals (4:31) -- Track 2: Story without page-turn signals (4:23) -- Track 3: Song version (2.52)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc (11 min., 46 sec.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780439872003
Isbn Type
(set)
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • CD 579
  • CD 579RA
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm51765944
  • 2069718
  • 2119479
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
There was an old lady who swallowed a fly, by Simms Taback, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Compact disc
  • A recording of: There was an old woman who swallowed a fly / by Simms Taback. Text originally published: New York : Viking, c1997
  • "Read-along CD"--Disc
Accompanying material
1 book (1 v. (unpaged), col. ill. ; 21 x 27 cm.).
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Track 1: Story with page-turn signals (4:31) -- Track 2: Story without page-turn signals (4:23) -- Track 3: Song version (2.52)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc (11 min., 46 sec.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780439872003
Isbn Type
(set)
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • CD 579
  • CD 579RA
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm51765944
  • 2069718
  • 2119479
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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