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Peter Piper’s Practical Principles of Plain and Perfect Pronunciation 

The Oxford Companion to Children's Literature

Daniel Hahn

A book of *tongue-twisters first published by John *Harris in 1813. It contained a tongue-twister for each letter of the alphabet, on the model of ‘Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled pepper’, which first appeared in print in this book (without the word ‘pickled’). The book was reprinted by Harris, was issued by other publishers, and appeared in America in about ... ...

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