Cover of: John Newbery and the story of the Newbery Medal | Roberts, Russell

About the Book

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.

About the Edition

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.

Table of 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.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 47) and index.

Series
Great achievement awards

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
028.5/079
Library of Congress
Z325.N53 R63 2004

The Physical Object

Pagination
48 p. :
Number of pages
48

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL3672824M
ISBN 10
158415201X
LC Control Number
2003004653
Library Thing
3548814
Goodreads
1351748

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