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A History of Children's Reading and Literature: The Commonwealth and ...
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19th century A. A. Milne adult adventure stories Arthur Ransome attendance authors became books for children books in schools Bootle Boy's Own Paper boys British Cardiff children's books children's libraries children's literature classes collections Committee of Council decade Ditto edition Education Act educationists elementary schools encouraged England and Wales English facilities Fairy fiction G. A. Henty geography girls grammar grants growth of literacy Hadow Hadow Committee included increased inspectors instruction interest issued large numbers librarians libraries in schools Library Association lists literature London London School Board Newsom non-fiction outstanding period picture books popular Primary School printed published pupils Readers reading books recommended regarded religious Richmal Crompton School Board school books school libraries School Library Association secondary education secondary schools standards subjects success Sunday schools teachers teaching teenagers textbooks tion Title volumes W. E. Johns whilst writers young younger children