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The Cambridge Guide to Children's Books in English

Author: Victor Watson
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2001.
Series: Gale virtual reference library.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An encyclopedia of children's books written in English across the world. Provides a history of books from pre-Norman times to the present, and discusses current developments in publishing practices and in children's own reading.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Encyclopedias
Additional Physical Format: Cambridge guide to children's books in English.
Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2001
(DLC) 00065163
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Victor Watson
ISBN: 9781849720250 1849720258 0521550645 9780521550642 0511074107 9780511074103
OCLC Number: 436845497
Language Note: English.
Notes: Includes graphical cross-reference mapper.
Description: 1 online resource (xi, 814 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Editor's introduction --
A note to the reader --
List of abbreviations --
Entries A --
Z --
Appendix: Selected literary prizes --
List of contributors --
Illustration acknowledgements.
Series Title: Gale virtual reference library.
Other Titles: Guide to Children's Books in English
Children's Books in English
Responsibility: [edited by] Victor Watson ; Advisory Editors, Elizabeth L. Keyser, Juliet Partridge, Morag Styles.
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