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ERIC Number: ED192812
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
Pages: 147
Abstractor: N/A
ISBN: ISBN-0-87845-055-6
Research About Nineteenth-Century Children and Books. Portrait Studies.
Richardson, Selma K., Ed.
This collection of papers delivered at a symposium held in April 1979 explores the relationship between children and literature in the nineteenth century. The following titles are included: "The Researcher's Craft: Designs and Implements," and "Children's Books and Social History," by Gillian Avery; "Reflections on Histories of Childhood," by Walter L. Arnstein; "The Maxine Waldron Collection of Children's Books and Paper Toys," by Margaret N. Coughlan; "Lydia Maria Child and the Juvenile Miscellany," by Carolyn L. Karcher; "Idealization of the Child and Childhood in Frances Hodgson Burnett's Little Lord Fauntleroy and Mark Twain's Tom Sawyer," by Phyllis Bixler; "The Children of Sophie May," by Carol Doll; "First Appearances: Literature in Nineteenth-Century Periodicals for Children," by Harriett R. Christy; and "Poetry for Children of Two Centuries," by John Mackay Shaw. The proceedings of the conference are summarized in an introduction by the editor. (FM)
Publications Office, Graduate School of Library Science, 249 Armory Building, Champaign, IL 61820 ($8.00).
Publication Type: Historical Materials; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Illinois Univ., Champaign. Graduate School of Library Science.
Note: Symposium held at University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign, IL, April 27-28, 1979).