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Authors and illustrators of children's books : writings on their lives and works

Author: Miriam Hoffman; Eva Samuels; Paul Cartwright Collection (Mississippi State University. Libraries)
Publisher: New York : R.R. Bowker, [1972] ©1972
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Genre/Form: Children's literature
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Juvenile works
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Illustrated works
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hoffman, Miriam.
Authors and illustrators of children's books.
New York, Bowker, 1972
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Miriam Hoffman; Eva Samuels; Paul Cartwright Collection (Mississippi State University. Libraries)
ISBN: 0835205231 9780835205238
OCLC Number: 380722
Notes: Appendix (pages 437-471) includes the English-language works of each author and author-illustrator.
Description: xi, 471 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Edward Ardizzone: An autobiographical note --
Bemelmans, Ludwig: The children's world of Ludwig Bemelmans --
Brown, Margaret Wise: Margaret Wise Brown, "Laureate of the nursery" --
Bulla, Clyde Robert: Clyde Robert Bulla: Master story weaver --
Burton, Virginia Lee: Virginia Lee Burton's dynamic sense of design --
Carlson, Natalie Savage: Family unity in Natalie Savage Carlson's books for children --
Clark, Ann Nolan: Ann Nolan Clark: 1953 Newbery Award winner --
Cleary, Beverly: Beverly Cleary: A favorite author of children --
Coatsworth, Elizabeth: Elizabeth Coatsworth: Perceptive impressionist --
De Angeli, Marguerite L.: Marguerite L. De Angeli: Faith in the human spirit --
De Jong, Meindert: Meindert De Jong --
De Trevino, Elizabeth Borton: Elizabeth Borton De Trevino --
Duvoisin, Roger: Roger Duvoisin, distinguished contributor to the world of children's literature --
Emberley, Ed: The meteoric career of Ed Emberley --
Ets, Marie Hall: Marie Hall Ets, her picture storybooks --
Foster, Genevieve: Exploring history with Genevieve Foster --
Gates, Doris: The work of Doris Gates --
Geisel, Theodor Seuss: "Who thunk you up, Dr. Seuss?" --
Gramatky, Hardy: Little Toot, hero --
Hader, Berta and Elmer: Berta and Elmer Hader --
Hamilton, Virginia: Portrait of the author as a working writer --
Haywood, Carolyn: Carolyn Haywood --
Henry, Marguerite: In Marguerite Henry, the thread that runs so true --
Holling, Holling C.: Holling C. Holling: author and illustrator --
Hunter, Kristin: Kristin Hunter, profile of an author --
Judson, Clara Ingram: Clara Ingram Judson: interpreter of America --
Keats, Ezra Jack: Ezra Jack Keats: author and illustrator --
Konigsburg, Elaine L.: Elaine L. Konigsburg --
Krauss, Ruth: Ruth Krauss: a very special author --
Lawson, Robert: Robert Lawson: author and illustrator --
Lenski, Lois: Lois Lenski: children's interpreter --
Lester, Julius: Julius Lester: Newbery runner-up --
Lewis, Clive Staples: The Chronicles of Narnia and the adolescent reader --
Lindgren, Astrid: Astrid Lindgren, the Swedish writer of children's books --
Lionni, Leo: my books for children --
McCloskey, Robert: Robert McCloskey: master of humorous realism --
Milhous, Katherine: enjoying festivals with Katherine Milhous --
Norton, Mary: WLB biography: Mary Norton --
O'Dell, Scott: Scott O'Dell --
Politi, Leo: To the children with love, from Leo Politi --
Prieto, Mariana: Mariana Prieto: she has something to say --
Rey, Margret and H.A.: Margret and H.A. Rey --
Sendak, Maurice: Questions to an artist who is also an author --
Seredy, Kate: Kate Seredy: a person worth knowing --
Tunis, John R.: John R. Tunis: a commitment to values --
Ward, May McNeer and Lynd: May McNeer Ward and Lynd Ward --
White, E.B.: The designs of E.B. White --
Wildsmith, Brian: Antic disposition --
Wojciechowska, Maia: What did I say, dear? --
Yates, Elizabeth: Elizabeth Yates: artist with words.
Responsibility: compiled by Miriam Hoffman and Eva Samuels.


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