Children"s literature and its effects the formative years by Cedric Cullingford

Cover of: Children

Published by Cassell in London, Washington .

Written in English

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  • Children -- Books and reading.,
  • Children"s stories -- History and criticism.,
  • Popular literature -- History and criticism.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

StatementCedric Cullingford.
SeriesChildren, teachers, and learning
LC ClassificationsZ1037.A1 C87 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 218 p. ;
Number of Pages218
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL666130M
ISBN 100304700924, 0304700932
LC Control Number97011790

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