Image of Oliver Herford

Oliver Herford

1863 - 1935
1 min
0   16 readings
Under a toadstool crept a wee Elf,
Out of the rain to shelter himself.


Under the toadstool, ... [+]

1 min
0   6 readings
The Infant Earth one April day
(The first of April—so they say),
When toddling on her usual ... [+]

1 min
0   4 readings
The Earthquake rumbled
And mumbled
And grumbled;
And then he bumped,
And everything ... [+]

1 min
0   4 readings
A gifted ant, who could no more
Than keep starvation from her door,
Once cast about that she ... [+]

1 min
0   3 readings
A scarecrow in a field of corn,
A thing of tatters all forlorn,
Once felt the influence of ... [+]

1 min
0   3 readings
An Owl once lived in a hollow tree,
And he was as wise as wise could be.
The branch of Learning ... [+]

1 min
0   2 readings
Crocodile once dropped a line
To a Fox to invite him to dine;
But the Fox wrote to say
He was ... [+]