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Title:
From Mother Goose to Dr. Seuss : children's book covers, 1860-1960
Author:
Darling, Harold.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
San Francisco, Calif. : Chronicle Books, [1999]

©1999
Physical Description:
173 pages : color illustrations ; 25 x 26 cm
General Note:
Includes indexes.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780811818988
Format :
Book

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Z270.G7 D37 1999 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks
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Z270.G7 D37 1999 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks-Non circulating
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Summary

Summary

Sure to spark fond memories, this treasury of children's book covers from the late-1800s to the mid-1900s highlights the marvellous cover art of the period, from the brilliantly illustrated fairy tales to early editions of favourite classics. Captions offer notes and details about each book, artist, and era. A delightful book for bibliophiles, artists, illustrators, and designers and those who just love books.


Author Notes

Harold Darling has collected children's books for over 30 years. He lives in Seattle.