World of the Child: Two Hundred Years of Children's Books


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    Susanne Melton


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The home page for the University of Delaware Library's special collection, "World of the Child: Two Hundred Years of Children's Books," provides links to information about fables, fairy tales, books of instruction, primers, poetry, stories, pop-ups, and movables. An introductory essay on this page provides a brief overview of the history of children's literature. There is also a link to a bibliography. This resource is referenced in the EDSITEment lesson titled "Scripting the Past: Exploring Women's History through Film." Less

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    Grade: PS/Pre-K to 12

    Topics: English-Language Arts, Literary Analysis


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