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Dear genius : the letters of Ursula Nordstrom

Author: Ursula Nordstrom; Leonard S Marcus
Publisher: New York, NY : HarperCollins, ©1998.
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Ursula Nordstrom was the director of Harper's Department of Books for Boys and Girls from 1940 to 1973 and "the single most creative force for innovation in children's book publishing in the United States during the twentieth century."--Jacket. This collection includes her correspondence with such authors as Laura Ingalls Wilder, E.B. White, Maurice Sendak, Janice May Udry, Russell Hoban, Clement Hurd, John Steptoe,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Records and correspondence
Correspondence
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Nordstrom, Ursula.
Dear genius.
New York, NY : HarperCollins, ©1998
(OCoLC)607018655
Online version:
Nordstrom, Ursula.
Dear genius.
New York, NY : HarperCollins, ©1998
(OCoLC)629693984
Named Person: Ursula Nordstrom; Ursula Nordstrom; Ursula Nordstrom
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ursula Nordstrom; Leonard S Marcus
ISBN: 0060236256 9780060236250 0060236248 9780060236243 0064462358 9780064462358
OCLC Number: 36858006
Description: xlii, 406 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: collected and edited by Leonard S. Marcus.

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Ursula Nordstrom was the director of Harper's Department of Books for Boys and Girls from 1940 to 1973 and "the single most creative force for innovation in children's book publishing in the United States during the twentieth century."--Jacket. This collection includes her correspondence with such authors as Laura Ingalls Wilder, E.B. White, Maurice Sendak, Janice May Udry, Russell Hoban, Clement Hurd, John Steptoe, Nat Hentoff, Zena Sutherland, Crosby Bonsall, Mary Stolz, and Charlotte Zolotow.

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