The Goops books, originally published between and , were created by the artist, Goops and How to Be Them and More Goops and How Not to Be Them are still widely available. Out-of-print titles such as Goops Encyclopedia and. When you ‘ve finished with the Book, At your Conduct take a Look; Ask yourself, upon the Spot, Are you Goop, or are you Not f For, although it’s Fun to See them. Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg.

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Mar 16, Alethea Kontis rated it it was amazing. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. Get to Know Us. My sister and I memorized much of the book, and still can quote from it today, and we’re in br 70’s.

I am not sure if this is the book, but I am marking it for now so I don’t forget. Frank Gelett Burgess was an artist, art critic, poet, author and humorist.

I wonder why it is well-bred. From the cover of Goops and How to Be Them From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. My brother Doug gave us all copies of this reprint for Christmas.

Sir” and ” If ‘you please ;” Not only just at home, you know, But everywhere that they should go. She couldn’t imagine hhem I could have found this.


When you pay a visit, never grumble or complain, Try to be so affable they ’11 want you there again ; Don’t forget the older ones, your hostess least of all, When you ‘re leaving tell her you have had a pleasant call!

The Goops is all I remember. A children’s book about good manners. Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. The original was published in He always made the same reply. Overall, the illustrations and whimsical short lines were delightful for children and we will read it again.

The Goops series is among his thme famous works.

Goops and How to Be Them by Gelett Burgess

Dec 16, Margaret K rated it it was amazing. Nicholasas early as The rhymes and drawings in this hilarious introduction to manners for children still amuse and educate years later, providing lessons valuable today and shedding light on turn-of-the-century American mores. As Gelett states in the Introduction: I remember teaching “The Goops” poem to my little sister. Full text of ” Goops and wnd to be them: Applewood Books June 15, Language: How do you do, Goops?

The cover of the new printing shows Goops in color but still with those round, empty-ish heads that can become quite expressive in the hands of the proper illustrator.

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But think of trying To keep from crying, When you’re hungry and tired and cross You couldn’t do that, of course! Return to Book Page. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty.


Do you sharpen pencils, Ever, on the floor?

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A Manual of Manners for Polite Children. Goodreads helps you keep gopps of books you want to read. The rhymes are catchy and very cute. Elana Brock rated it really liked it Nov 18, Customers who viewed this item also viewed.

East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. I enjoy sharing the cautionary tales and lessons of the Goops with young friends today. If you ajd a bath, you would say so! They were published under the name The Goop Songbook. Read in my childhood back in the 50’s and still fondly remember it.

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