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Author Meyer, Susan E.

Title A treasury of the great children's book illustrators / Susan E. Meyer.

Publication Info. New York : Abrams, 1983.
(Printed and bound in Japan)


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 DeKalb PL Adult Non-Fiction - DKLY-12  741.642 MEY    AVAILABLE
 Freeport PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - FPLY-13  J 741.6420922 MEY    AVAILABLE
 Princeton PL Juvenile Reference - PRGG-8  J REF 741.64 MEY    LIB USE ONLY
 Richard A Mautino Memorial Lib Adult Non-Fiction - RAMG-8  741.64 MEY    AVAILABLE
Description 272 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 267) and index.
Note "Editor: Edith M. Pavese ; Designer: Patrick Cunningham"--Title page verso.
Contents Edward Lear -- John Tenniel -- Walter Crane -- Randolph Caldecott -- Kate Greenaway -- Beatrix Potter -- Ernest H. Shepard -- Arthur Rackham -- Edmund Dulac -- Kay Nielsen -- Howard Pyle -- N.C. Wyeth -- W.W. Denslow.
Summary Thirteen illustrators whose work reveals the change in attitudes to children and the development of the publishing industry in the 19th century.
Chronological Term Geschichte 1850-1950
Subject Children's literature -- Illustrations -- Themes, motives.
Illustration of books.
Illustrators -- Biography.
Artists. (OCoLC)fst00817559
Children's literature. (OCoLC)fst01759351
Illustration of books. (OCoLC)fst00967406
Illustrators. (OCoLC)fst00967426
Genre/Form Dust jackets (Bindings) -- 1983.
Biography. (OCoLC)fst01423686
Added Author Pavese, Edith M., editor.
Cunningham, Patrick, book designer.
Harry N. Abrams, Inc., publisher.
Other Form: Online version: Meyer, Susan E. Treasury of the great children's book illustrators. New York : Abrams, 1983 (OCoLC)566253469
ISBN 0810907828
0810926946 (pbk.)

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