Companion to American Children's Picture Books
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BeschreibungWith advances in printing technology, the American children's picture book has evolved into a distinct and special art form. This reference thoroughly overviews the rich and fascinating world of American children's picture books. Included are more than 400 alphabetically arranged entries on authors, illustrators, works, and such specialized topics as the Caldecott Medal, linoleum cuts, pastels, and printing technology. The entries for works provide publication information, plot summaries, interesting anecdotes, and other information. The volume closes with a bibliography and numerous appendices.
Pressestimmen"[A]n invaluable reference to any who would collect or learn about these shorter books for kids, as well as picture books intended for young adults and older kids." - MBR Bookwatch
Untertitel: Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: GREENWOOD PUB GROUP INC
Erscheinungsdatum: Juli 2005
Seitenanzahl: 396 Seiten