'He opened his mouth most unnecessarily wide'. When she gets home she finds Mr. Jackson with his feet up in her home. Readers sensitive to depictions of insects might be disturbed by the detailed images in this book. The Tale of Mrs. Tittlemouse is a children's book written and illustrated by Beatrix Potter, and published by Frederick Warne & Co. in 1910. In the larder, he only finds Miss Butterfly in the sugar. The Tale of Mrs. Tittlemouse has been translated into many languages. I can't say I blame her for making the door too small for him to waddle through! She chases out any creatures that get into her clean house. Be the first to ask a question about The Tale of Mrs. Tittlemouse. The Tale of Mrs. Tittlemouse (Peter Rabbit) book. 57 pages, hardcover with dust jacket. 5.75' x 4.25'. The niblings loved this story. The Tale of Mrs. Tittlemouse is a children's book written and illustrated by Beatrix Potter, and published by Frederick Warne & Co. in 1910. “Shuh! However, insects plague her place and an uninvited frog rudely shows up. And one day a … He shows up, wet feet and all, repeating "tiddly, widdly, widdly", nonsense and then demands what may be the last of Mrs. Tittlemouse's honey, which when she tries to deny having any he tells her that he can smell the honey, and it was the precise reason for his visit. Anyways Beatrix wows us in this beautiful tale about Mrs. Tittlemouse and her obsessive need for a clean and tidy house. She needs her house clean and those bugs are dirty. The Tale of Mrs. Tittlemouse by Potter, Beatrix and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at AbeBooks.com. Mrs. Tittlemouse lives in a cute little house that she keeps very clean. Mrs. Tittlemouse is such a sweet mouse. Mrs. Tittlemouse follows Mr. Jackson around with a dish cloth wiping off his wet footmarks. Synopsis Once upon a time there was a wood-mouse, and her name was Mrs. Tittlemouse. The Tale of Mrs. Tittlemouse is a children's book written and illustrated by Beatrix Potter, and first published by Frederick Warne & Co. in 1910. STORY STRUCTURE OF MRS. TITTLEMOUSE. Tittlemouse!" Though I can imagine this is exactly how little mice are in their little houses, becoming exasperated whenever an uninvited guest appears and tries to set up home inside their home. Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Beautiful Vintage 1989 Beatrix Potter Book called 'The Tale Of Mrs Tittlemouse' in hardback - Collectable Children's Book - 1989 Book Gift WatsonsVintageFinds. Mrs. Tittlemouse cleans house. (The World of Beatrix Potter: Peter Rabbit), The World of Beatrix Potter: Peter Rabbit, Angie Thomas Invites Readers to a Carter Family Reunion with 'Concrete Rose'. Returning to the parlor, Mrs. Tittlemouse finds her neighbor Mr. Jackson sitting in the rocking chair with his feet on the fender. Potter eventually wrote 23 books. Mrs. Tittlemouse tells him she does not have any, but Mr. Jackson can smell the honey. Mr. Jackson says he does not like bumblebees and, to Mrs. Tittlemouse's dismay, Babbity calls him a "nasty old toad." THE TALE OF MRS. TITTLEMOUSE - BY BEATRIX POTTER - ILLUSTRATED EDITION - Children's Classic Bedtime Story A charming classic tale where cute little animals take on human characteristics and engage in everyday activities to the delight of your young listeners. Summary; ... Because they have always been completely true to a child's experience, Potter's 23 books continue to endure. I enjoyed this one more than my son i think. Start by marking “The Tale of Mrs. Tittlemouse: The original and authorized edition” as Want to Read: Error rating book. He finds some "creepy-crawly people" hiding in the plate rack but no honey. Tittlemouse!" (Mrs. Tittlemouse is a very tidy little mouse who is always cleaning, sweeping, scrubbing and dusting! I think this is a story about OCD. This edition with new reproductions of Beatrix Potter's book illustrations first published 1987. At Warne's insistence, Potter replaced some of the creatures encountered by Mrs. Tittlemouse for the published version: an earwig was changed to a beetle, woodlice became the "creepy-crawly people", and a butterfly was substituted for a centipede named Maggie Manylegs. The Tale of Mrs. Tittlemouse (9780723247807) by Beatrix Potter She cleaned her house for a fortnight or 15 days. Terms of Sale. Mr. Jackson smells the party and comes by, but he cannot get through the door. Distraught, Mrs. Tittlemouse fetches some twigs and partially blocks up the front door to make it too small for Mr. Jackson. She follows the bumblebee into the acorn storeroom. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. All that I can say is "How great are Beatrix Potter's tales!". All major credit cards are accepted. The Tale of Mrs. Tittlemouse is number eleven in Beatrix Potter's series of 23 little books, the titles of which are as follows: 1 The Tale of Peter Rabbit 2 The Tale of Squirrel Nutkin 3 The Tailor of Gloucester 4 The Tale of Benjamin Bunny 5 The Tale of Two Bad Mice 6 The Tale of Mrs. Tiggy-Winkle 7 The Tale of Mr. Jeremy Fisher 8 The Tale of Tom Kitten He gets up to look for it. The illustrations however are both darling and a favorite. Concise. She had a kitchen, a parlour, a pantry, a larder and she slept in a little box bed in her bedroom. (I didn't really enjoy this one much either other than the amusing fact that my mother should play Mrs. Tittlemouse in a live-action version of the book.). "Tiddly, widdly, widdly, Mrs. All the poor woman (mouse) wants is to clean her house and for it to stay that way. Equally interesting is the mysterious lack of information about Mr. Tittlemouse. What I thought of the book: Throughout the read, I could tell that this was an older book because of the language used. Mr. Jackson rose ponderously from the table, and began to look into the cupboards. Sometimes a beetle lost its way in the passages. And she does get a lot of visitors, often accidental such as lost beetles, a ladybird, a spider or bumblebees who sadly also make a lot of mess, which stresses Mr. Tittlemouse out. "Tiddly, widdly, widdly, Mrs. Mrs. Tittlemouse follows him around with a dish cloth wiping off his wet footmarks. The character of Mrs. Thomasina Tittlemouse debuted in 1909 in a small but crucial role in The Tale of The Flopsy Bunnies, and Potter decided to give her a tale of her own the following year. Mr. Jackson cannot eat the cherry stones or the thistledown seeds, so he asks for a dish of honey. The Tale of Mrs. Tittlemouse is a picture book for young children by the English author and illustrator Beatrix Potter.It was first published in July 1910. 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