ERIC Number: ED230975
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976
Reference Count: 0
Children's Reading in America, 1776. A Selection of Titles.
Haviland, Virginia, Comp.
This annotated list of reading materials available to American children in 1776 includes both items published on this side of the Atlantic and works issued abroad and sold here as imports. The titles are divided into five categories: (1) primers and other instructional texts, (2) works intended for moral and religious instruction, (3) stories, (4) rhymes and songs, and (5) game and fun books. Historical notes are included with each annotation. (HTH)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Books, Childrens Literature, Eighteenth Century Literature, Literary History, Reading Materials
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, DC 20402.
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Library of Congress, Washington, DC.