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The disappearing alphabet

by Richard Wilbur

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Published by Harcourt Brace in San Diego .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- Alphabet -- Juvenile poetry.,
  • Children"s poetry, American.,
  • Alphabet -- Poetry.,
  • American poetry.

  • About the Edition

    A collection of twenty-six short poems pondering what the world would be like if any letters of the alphabet should disappear.

    Edition Notes

    StatementRichard Wilbur ; illustrated by David Diaz.
    ContributionsDiaz, David, ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3545.I32165 D5 1998
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL678265M
    ISBN 100152014705
    LC Control Number97024617

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The Disappearing Alphabet Paperback – October 1, by Richard Wilbur (Author)/5(11). I thought that this alphabet book was interesting. I definitely wouldn't recommend it for younger readers, as there's a lot of language that is made for skilled, older readers. The approach of The Disappearing Alphabet, though, was well thought-out and unique/5.

The Paperback of the The Disappearing Alphabet by Richard Wilbur, David Diaz | at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more!/5(5). Each letter of the alphabet has its own poem to show why people need it and what would happen if it left.

This book has wonderful illustrations with bright colo. Teachers. Teachers Home The Disappearing Alphabet. By David Diaz, Richard Wilbur. Grades. PreK-K,  The Disappearing Alphabet by Richard Wilbur in DJVU, DOC, EPUB download e-book. Welcome to our site, dear reader.

All content included on our site, such as text, images, digital downloads and other, is the property of it's content suppliers and protected by US and international copyright laws%(). The joining of the talents of The disappearing alphabet book incandescent Diaz and the wry, venerable Wilbur has produced an enchanting picture book.

“If the alphabet began to disappear,/Some words would soon look raggedy and queer” is the premise, and so Wilbur muses, one short verse.

If the alphabet started to disappear, as the premise of this inventively witty book sets up, then the world as we know it would, too. Wilbur (Opposites), a Pulitzer Prize-winning poet, starts at the beginning and imagines what life would be like without each of the 26 letters: "If [B] were absent, say, from BAT and BALL,/ There'd be no big or.

If the alphabet started to disappear, as the premise of this inventively witty book sets up, then the world as we know it would, too. Wilbur (Opposites), a Pulitzer Prize-winning poet, starts at the beginning and imagines what life would be like without each of the 26 letters: "If [B] were absent, say, from BAT and BALL,/ There'd be no big or /5(8).

The Disappearing Alphabet by Richard Wilbur - Teaching Ideas Book: The Disappearing Alphabet, Freebie: writing, Theme: School Tuesday, J Reading level: If the alphabet began to disappear, Some words would soon look raggedy and queer (Like QUIRREL, HIMPANZEE, AND CHOOCHOO-TRAI), While others would entirely fade away.

The Disappearing Alphabet Paperback – Oct. 1 by Richard Wilbur (Author), David Diaz (Illustrator) out of 5 stars 10 ratings. See all 6 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Amazon Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" CDN$ /5(10). Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Richard Wilbur turns his sharp eye to the noble alphabet and imagines what life would be like without these twenty-six little--but powerful--letters.

Packed with humor and witty subtleties, the verse in this captivating picture book is splendidly matched by Caldecott Medal winner David Diaz's hilariously clever. Buy a cheap copy of The Disappearing Alphabet book by Richard Wilbur. Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Richard Wilbur turns his sharp eye to the noble alphabet and imagines what life would be like without these twenty-six little--but Free shipping over $/5(3).

Get this from a library. The disappearing alphabet. [Richard Wilbur; David Diaz; Scholastic Inc.,] -- A collection of twenty-six short poems pondering what the world would be like if any letters of the alphabet should disappear. The Disappearing Moon Pourquoi Tale (fiction), words, Level J (Grade 1), Lexile L The animals are afraid the moon is disappearing, and they're very worried.

If the alphabet started to disappear, as the premise of this inventively witty book sets up, then the world as we know it would, too. Wilbur (Opposites), a Pulitzer Prize-winning poet, starts at. The Disappearing Alphabet by Richard Wilbur, David Diaz (Illustrator) Be the first to review this item Poet Wilbur and illustrator Diaz offer a delicious way to take some spelling medicine as they play with the importance of each letter of the alphabet.

The Disappearing Alphabet by Richard Wilbur, illustrated by David Diaz Richard Wilbur, poet and writer, has twice won the Pulitzer Prize and served as National Poet Laureate. In a series of poems he wrote for The Atlantic Monthly was paired with the magnificent artwork of Caldecott winning illustrator David Diaz.

The disappearing alphabet. [Richard Wilbur] -- A collection of twenty-six short poems pondering what the world would be like if any letters of the alphabet should disappear.

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The Disappearing Moon La luna que desaparecía La lune qui disparaît The Disappearing Moon The Disappearing Moon The Disappearing Moon The Disappearing Moon. Pourquoi Tale (fiction), words, Spanish Level J (Grade 1), Lexile L. The animals are afraid the moon is disappearing, and they're very worried.DISAPPEARING ALPHABET WORKSHEET Version #1: The version that we played used a 30 sided dice with the letters of the alphabet and 4 'wild' characters (*).

Each person took turns rolling the dice and then checking off the letter that was rolled.THE DISAPPEARING ALPHABET by Richard Wilbur: Hear Richard Wilbur read this poem (in RealAudio). RARA (For help, see a note about the .