Fifteen Centuries of Children's Literature: An Annotated Chronology of British and American Works in Historical Context

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Greenwood Press, 1980 - Family & Relationships - 540 pages

This is a work of meticulous scholarship, detailed in content, succinct in style and format. Each chapter covers a particular time period and opens with sections on historical background, development of books, and treatment of children. . . . Highly recommended for children's literature research and reference collections. Library Journal

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Contents

Illustrations
ix
Acknowledgments
xvii
ANGLOSAXON PERIOD ca 5231099
3
MIDDLEENGLISH PERIOD 11001499
17
RENAISSANCE TO RESTORATION 15001659
39
RESTORATION TO AMERICAN INDEPENDENCE
75
NINETEENTH CENTURY 18001899
131
TWENTIETH CENTURY 19001945
257
Annotated Chronology
276
A American Periodicals for Children
367
Facsimiles and Reprints of Books
397
Bibliography of Secondary Sources
407
Index of Authors Illustrators Translators and Early
419
Index of Titles Cited in the Chronology
433
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