Title CHILDREN’S BOOKS AND THEIR CREATORS AN INVITATION TO THE FEAST OF 20TH CENTURY CHILDREN’S LITERATURE
Book Condition As new
Jacket Condition As new Jacket
Edition First Edition
Publisher Boston Houghton Mifflin Company 1995
Seller ID 62
I8vo (10¼” x 8 ¼“). pp. xvi; 800. First edition SIGNED BY THE EDITOR on title page. Dark blue cloth boards with titles stamped in gold on cover and spine. The book is an illustrated, alphabetically arranged encyclopedia that contains biographical essays of children’s book authors, overviews of history, issues and genres; and creative entries by selected children’s book authors. Includes b/w illustrations scattered throughout the text of covers, title pages and examples of the illustration from various books discussed. notes on contributors, index of contributors and general index. Fine in fine dust jacket. A fresh, unread copy.
Illustrated, Children's authors, Children, Book History,