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Author Bader, Barbara, author

Title American picturebooks from Noah's ark to the Beast within / by Barbara Bader
Published New York : Macmillan, [1976]
New York : Macmillan Publishing Co. ; London : Collier Macmillan Publishers, [1976]
copyright ©1976
©1976

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Description 615 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm
Contents Starting points -- E. Boyd Smith -- The erratic, eclectic twenties -- Wanda Gag -- Foreign backgrounds -- The Petershams -- The d'Aulaires -- The Painted pig and other Latin Americana -- Bemelmans -- Françoise -- Books out of Africa and Asia -- Politi and the persistence of things foreign -- The dynamics and fun of the form -- Marjorie Flack -- Kurt Wiese -- The hole in the wall -- Dorothy Kunhardt -- The small child's world -- Helen Sewell -- Information -- Photographic books -- Imported from France: the Domino Press, the Artists and Writers Guild, the first of Rojankovsky -- Roger Duvoisin -- The American Line -- Ellis Credle -- Robert Lawson -- Glen Rounds -- James Daugherty -- Robert McCloskey -- Of the American Indian -- Two masters: Marie Hall Ets and William Pene du Bois -- Sui generis: Seven Simeons and Buttons -- The storytellers -- Virginia Lee Burton -- Hardie Gramatky -- H.A. Rey -- Don Freeman -- Bill Peet -- Designed for chldren -- Holiday House -- William R. Scott, Inc. -- Cloth books and toy books -- The emotional element -- Harper and the most of Margaret Wise Brown -- Jean Charlot -- Golden Books -- And Rojankovsky concluded -- Dr. Seuss -- Marcia Brown -- Expanding possibilities: Easter, for instance -- New looks -- Nicolas Mordvinoff -- Paul Rand -- Antonio Frasconi -- Joseph Low -- Juliet Kepes -- Social change -- Negro identification, Black identity -- More information -- Ruth Krauss; Ruth Krauss and Maurice Sendak -- Crockett Johnson -- The Japanese advent and Blair Lent -- Feelings extended -- Charlotte Zolotow -- Gene Zion and Margaret Bloy Graham -- A Tree is nice -- Russell Hoban and Lillian Hoban -- Rain makes applesauce -- Bernard Waber -- And a few endearments -- All kinds of time -- Mary Chalmers -- Palmer Brown -- Maurice Sendak -- Away from words -- Leo Lionni -- Remy Charlip -- Nothing ever happens on my block -- Wordless books -- The fabulists -- Tomi Ungerer -- Edward Gorey -- Harriet Pincus -- William Steig -- Margot Zemach
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 581-591) and index
Subject Children -- Books and reading -- United States.
Children's literature, American -- Illustrations.
Children's literature, American -- History and criticism.
Children's literature, American -- Illustrations.
Illustrated books -- United States.
Illustrated children's books -- History and criticism.
Illustrated children's books -- History.
Illustration of books -- United States.
Illustrators -- United States.
Picture books for children -- Publishing -- United States -- History.
Picture books for children -- United States.
Genre/Form Picture books.
Pictures.
LC no. 72093304
ISBN 0027080803
9780027080803