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Category: All Categories: Books on Books: History of Juvenile Lit
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Dizer, John T.  
TOM SWIFT AND COMPANY: Boys' Books by Stratemeyer and Others.

Publisher: McFarland & Co. Inc. [Jefferson, NC & London]. 1982. (1982)..
1st edition. 181pp. 8vo. Red cloth with gilt-lettered front cover & spine. Introduction by J. Randolph Cox. Part 1, The Cultural Issue: The Men Who Wrote for the Boys; Boys' Books & the American Dream; Fortune & the Syndicate. Part 2, Tom Himself: Tom Swift, Aeronautical Engineer; Shopton, Home of the Swifts; Tom & Science Fiction/Fact. Part 3, Tom in Good Company: The Boy Allies - or, Who Won World War I?; Land of the Heroes; Stoddard, Saltillo Boys & Syracuse. Part 4, Stratemeyer: Stratemeyer & Science Fiction; Stratemeyer & Blacks. Part 5, Stratemeyer Bibliography: Introduction & Publishing History; Photographs of Selected Book Covers; Tom and Tom Jr. - A Complete List; Serials and Books by Stratemeyer; Chronology of Stratemeyer's Boys' Books First Published as Serials. Bibliography of Secondary Sources. Index. Fine (No defects). No dustjacket as issued. ISBN 0899500242.

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Hazard, Paul, 1878-1944  
Books, Children & Men, by Paul Hazard ... translated by Marguerite Mitchell

Publisher: Boston, The Horn Book, inc., [1967, c1944].
xxvi, 176 p., 1 leaf, 19.5 cm. Fourth edition; third printing. "Men have always oppressed children." opens this book intended to free the oppressed. Bibliography: p. 173-176. Stock# 40,368. Vg/ paper.

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Purchase direct from: The Owl at the Bridge. Item number: 40368.
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Hurlimann, Bettina  
Europaische Kinderbucher in drei Jahrhunderten

Publisher: Zurich und Freiburg, Atlantis Verlag, 1963.
288 p. An amply illustrated, scholarly study of European children's books. Stock #26,549. An ex-library copy with stuck on label on spine and stamps on flyleaf, else vg.

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Purchase direct from: The Owl at the Bridge. Item number: 26549.
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Rosenbach, A. S. W. [Sowerby, Millicent]  
Early American Children's Books.

Publisher: Portland, Maine, 1933; reprint Martino 1995.
Based on Rosenbach's own collection, this work contains full descriptions of 816 books arranged chronologically. One hundred title-pages and text illustrations are reproduced; there are collations and annotations for each work. The catalog was prepared by Dr. R.'s employee, Millicent Sowerby, who was not credited. 8vo; lix, 354 p., illus.; 21.5 cm.; New in shrinkwrap; no djs as published. 28155x.

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Purchase direct from: The Owl at the Bridge. Item number: 28155.
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Sendak, Maurice.  
Caldecott and Co.: Notes on Books & Pictures.

Publisher: New York: Noonday Press / Farrar, Straus and Giroux, [1990, c1988].
First paperback edition. ISBN: 0374522189 Softcover As New softcover (corners crisp, no creases, no markings). Clean and fresh. A new copy.

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Purchase direct from: Buckeye Bookshop. Item number: 3314.
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