A Song of Sixpence
First US edition with design of a thistle, the Scottish national flower
|Author||A. J. Cronin|
Little, Brown (US)
|Media type||Print (Hardback & Paperback)|
|Pages||344 pp. (US hardback edition)|
As with several of his other novels, Cronin drew on his own experiences growing up in Scotland for this book. The titles of both novels come from the children's nursery rhyme, "Sing a Song of Sixpence".