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ERIC Number: EJ627804
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0045-6713
"Man for the Sword and for the Needle She": Illustrations of Wendy's Role in J.M. Barrie's "Peter and Wendy."
Routh, Chris
Children's Literature in Education, v32 n1 p57-75 Mar 2001
Considers how the illustrators of J.M. Barrie's novel "Peter and Wendy" (1911) have responded to Wendy's role as mother, with particular emphasis on her skills as storyteller and needle-woman. Presents a detailed comparison of three versions of the scene in which Wendy meets Peter and sews his shadow back for him. Explores the possible significance of Barrie's views about parenting. (SG)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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