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ERIC Number: EJ598885
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0045-6713
Reading Little Girls' Texts in the 1920s: Searching for the "Spirit of Childhood."
Halverson, Cathryn
Children's Literature in Education, v30 n4 p235-48 Dec 1999
Discusses the popularity in Britain and America in the 1920s of texts written by little girls. Suggests the child writer offers a private experience that seems to speak only to the reader but in reality speaks to everyone. Claims the child writer is at once perfectly ordinary and utterly extraordinary. (NH)
Publication Type: Historical Materials; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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