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Noah Webster and his words

Author: Jeri Ferris; Vincent X Kirsch
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2012.
Series: Houghton Mifflin Books for children
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A portrait of the man who wrote the first U.S. dictionary traces his youth as a bookish Connecticut farm boy and his twenty-year effort to write the all-American dictionary that was published in 1828 when he was seventy years old.
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Genre/Form: Picture books for children
Biography
Juvenile works
Picture books
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Noah Webster; Noah Webster; Noah Webster
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jeri Ferris; Vincent X Kirsch
ISBN: 9780544582422 054458242X 9780547390550 0547390556
OCLC Number: 711643334
Target Audience: Elementary Grade.
Description: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 22 x 29 cm.
Series Title: Houghton Mifflin Books for children
Other Titles: Noah Webster & his words
Responsibility: by Jeri Chase Ferris ; illustrated by Vincent X. Kirsch.

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A portrait of the man who wrote the first U.S. dictionary traces his youth as a bookish Connecticut farm boy and his twenty-year effort to write the all-American dictionary that was published in 1828 when he was seventy years old.

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