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The Resource Children's literature : a reader's history, from Aesop to Harry Potter, Seth Lerer

Children's literature : a reader's history, from Aesop to Harry Potter, Seth Lerer

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Children's literature : a reader's history, from Aesop to Harry Potter
Title
Children's literature
Title remainder
a reader's history, from Aesop to Harry Potter
Statement of responsibility
Seth Lerer
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Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
809/.89282
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illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1009.A1
LC item number
L44 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Children's literature : a reader's history, from Aesop to Harry Potter, Seth Lerer
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 337-375) and index
Contents
Toward a new history of children's literature -- Speak, child: children's literature in classical antiquity -- Ingenuity and authority: Aesop's fables and their afterlives -- Court, commerce, and cloister: the literatures of medieval childhood -- From alphabet to elegy: the Puritan impact on children's literature -- Playthings of the mind: John Locke and children's literature -- Canoes and cannibals: Robinson Crusoe and its legacies -- From islands to empires: storytelling for a boy's world -- On beyond Darwin: from Kingsley to Seuss -- Ill-tempered and queer: sense and nonsense, from Victorian to modern -- Straw into gold: fairy-tale philology -- Theaters of girlhood: domesticity, desire, and performance in female fiction -- Pan in the garden: the Edwardian turn in children's literature -- Good feeling: prizes, libraries, and the institutions of American children's literature -- Keeping things straight: style and the child -- Tap your pencil on the paper: children's literature in an ironic age -- Children's literature and the history of the book
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Dimensions
24 cm.
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Extent
ix, 385 p.
Isbn
9780226473000
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2007046708
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ill.

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