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They were strong and good

Author: Robert Lawson; Viking Press.
Publisher: [New York] : Viking Press, 1940.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Relates the story of the author's grandparents and parents, who, though not famous, helped build the United States.
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Genre/Form: Caldecott Medal
Juvenile works
Authors' autographs (Provenance)
Biographies
Dust jackets (Bindings)
Biography
Juvenile literature
Juvenile fiction
Biography Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Lawson, Robert, 1892-1957.
They were strong and good.
[New York] The Viking press, 1940
(OCoLC)609746214
Named Person: Lawson family
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Lawson; Viking Press.
ISBN: 0670699497 9780670699490
OCLC Number: 302147
Notes: Illustrated t.p. and lining papers.
Art techniques used: Pen and ink drawings in black and white, reminiscent of copper plate etchings.
"This is the story of my mother and my father and of their fathers and mothers."--Foreword.
"First published September 1940."
Baldwin Library of Historical Children's Literature copy is signed by the author.
Awards: Caldecott Medal, 1941.
Target Audience: 850
Description: 68 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 26 x 22 cm
Responsibility: written and illustrated by Robert Lawson.

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Relates the story of the author's grandparents and parents, who, though not famous, helped build the United States.

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