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Author Roberts, Russell, 1953-

Title John Newbery and the story of the Newbery Medal / [by Russell Roberts].

Imprint Hockessin, Del. : Mitchell Lane Publishers, c2004.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 92 NEWBERY,J ROB    Available
 PAS Hastings Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 92 NEWBERY,J ROB    Available
 PAS Lamanda Park Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 92 NEWBERY,J ROB    Available
Description 48 p. : ill. (some col.), 1 col. map ; 25 cm.
Series Great achievement awards
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 47) and index.
Contents John Newbery's wonderful idea -- A farmer's son -- Newbery the merchant -- Newbery's trip -- London in Newbery's time -- A little pretty pocket book -- A very busy man -- Newbery's final years.
Summary Profiles eighteenth-century British children's book publisher John Newbery and lists the winners of the award created in his honor from its inception in 1922 through 2003.
Subject Newbery, John, 1713-1767.
Newbery Medal.
Children's literature -- Publishing -- England -- History -- 18th century.
Publishers and publishing -- England -- History -- 18th century.
Children -- Books and reading -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century.
Publishers and publishing.
ISBN 158415201X (lib. bound) : $19.95

 
    
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