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Title A Horn book sampler on children's books and reading; selected from twenty-five years of the Horn Book Magazine, 1924-1948. Edited by Norma R. Fryatt. Introd. by Bertha Mahony Miller.

Imprint Boston, Horn Book [1959]

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Location Call No. Status OPAC Message Public Note Gift Note
 Moore Stacks  DD255.U6 G42    Available  ---
Description 261 p.
Contents 1. How the story happened: About Tim and Lucy / Edward Ardizzone -- The honey heart of Earth / Bertha E. Mahony (Miller) -- The closed gates of the guild of silk / Anne D. Kyle -- A modern pilgrimage / Virginia M. Collier -- The story of "Phebe Fairchild her book" / Lois Lenski -- How Enys Tregarthen's Cornish legends came to light / Elizabeth Yates -- The strength that comes from the hills / Beatrix Potter -- The lonely hills / Beatrix Potter -- Wanda Gág as writer / Ernestine Evans -- 2. Let us now praise artists!: Flowers for a birthday: Kate Greenaway / Anne Parrish -- Arthur Rackham and "The wind in the willows" / George Macy -- The genius of Arthur Rackham / Robert Lawson -- Leslie Brooke / Anne Carroll Moore -- A publisher's Odyssey / Esther Averill -- Illustrations today in children's books / Warren Chappell -- 3. Reviews and criticism: Criticism of children's books / Bertha E. Mahony (Miller) -- An author's view of criticism / Howard Pease -- Twenty years of children's books / Bertha E. Mahony (Miller) -- To childhood and beyond / Frances Clarke Sayers -- Selections from The three owls' notebook / Anne Carroll Moore -- Tir-Nan-Oge and Tir Tairngire / -- Gertrude Stein for children / Louise Seaman Bechtel -- I give you the end of a golden string / Marcia Dalphin -- 4. What fairy tales mean to a child: Cinderella in Ireland / R.A. Warren -- Animals in fairyland / Alice M. Jordan -- What fairy tales meant to a Turkish child / Selma Ekrem -- 5. Particularly for parents: R.S.V.P. / Irma E. Webber -- A father's minority report / Edward Eager -- On reading the Bible aloud / Ruth Sawyer -- A village Sunday school / Caroline Dale Snedeker -- Along the road to childhood / Margaret Warren Brown -- Sophia's book / Martha I. Johnson -- 6. Youth in the war (1941-1946): A part of victory / Armstrong Sperry -- The voice of Polish youth / Kazimierz Wierzynski -- Incident at tea time / Grace Allen Hogarth -- Young people in a world at war / Margaret C. Scoggin -- 7. Small children and books: Small children and books / Alice Dalgliesh -- A Canadian tribute to Leslie Brooke / Lillian H. Smith -- Beatrix Potter and her nursery classics / Bertha E. Mahony (Miller) -- 8. Touching poetry: Ella Young's unicorns and kyelins / Anne T. Eaton -- Medallions to the thumb / John A. Holmes -- Definition of a poet / John A. Holmes -- The spring-green lady: Eleanor Farjeon / Helen Dean Fish -- The children's bells: a poem / by Eleanor Farjeon -- A valentine for old dolls: a poem / by Rachel Field -- Child's play: a poem / by Ella Young.
Subject Children's literature -- History and criticism.
Children's literature -- Bibliography.
Littérature de jeunesse -- Histoire et critique.
Littérature de jeunesse -- Bibliographie.
Added Author Fryatt, Norma R.
Added Title Horn book magazine (Boston, Mass.)
ISBN 876750307X 876750315X (pbk.)