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Noah Webster & his words

Author: Jeri Ferris; Vincent X Kirsch
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Books for Children, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : 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: Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Noah Webster; Noah Webster; Noah Webster
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jeri Ferris; Vincent X Kirsch
ISBN: 0547390556 9780547390550
OCLC Number: 815373724
Description: 32 p. : col. ill. ; 22 x 29 cm.
Other Titles: Noah Webster and his words
Responsibility: 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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