A Treasury of Children s Literature

Author: Armand Eisen
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 039553349X
Release Date: 1992
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

A collection of traditional and original stories and poems by such authors as Aesop and Lewis Carroll, including excerpts from "The Wind in the Willows" and "Peter Pan."

The Golden Treasury of Children s Literature

Author: Bryna Ivens Untermeyer
Publisher:
ISBN: OCLC:881690586
Release Date: 1971
Genre: Children's literature

Includes fairy tales and fables; selections from Just so stories, Mary Poppins, Winnie-the-Pooh, Uncle Remus, Pinocchio, Bambi, The hobbit, The wind in the willows, and other books; and stories by Dickens, Slobodkin, Wilde and others. Illustrations by many artists.

A Treasury of the Great Children s Book Illustrators

Author: Susan E. Meyer
Publisher: ABRAMS
ISBN: UOM:39015050015471
Release Date: 1983
Genre: Children's literature

Thirteen illustrators whose work reveals the change in attitudes to children and the development of the publishing industry in the 19th century.

The Hutchinson Treasury of Children s Literature

Author: Alison Sage
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 9780091761448
Release Date: 1995
Genre: Children's literature

A beautifully produced celebration of children’s literature that will carry a child through his or her reading life, with nursery rhymes, short stories, fables, fairy tales and extracts from the classics. Each entry is a work of true literary distinction.

The 20th Century Children s Book Treasury

Author: Janet Schulman
Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 9780679886471
Release Date: 1998
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

A collection of picture book stories by such authors as Ludwig Bemelmans, Ezra Jack Keats, and Maurice Sendak.

The Kingfisher Book of Great Boy Stories

Author: Michael Morpurgo
Publisher: Kingfisher
ISBN: 0753453207
Release Date: 2000-10-15
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

This handsome collection of carefully chosen and beautifully illustrated extracts celebrates favorite boy characters from children's literature. A new generation of readers will be delighted and inspired by the antics and adventures of timeless heroes such as Tom Sawyer, Oliver Twist, Peter Pan, and Winnie-the-Pooh.

A Treasury of Illustrated Children s Books

Author: Leonard de Vries
Publisher: New York : Abbeville Press
ISBN: 0896599396
Release Date: 1989
Genre: Children

Thirty children's books illustrate the result of the new attitude toward children

The Classic Treasury of Children s Poetry

Author: Louise Betts Egan
Publisher: Running Press Book Publishers
ISBN: 0762401869
Release Date: 1996-11-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Contains nearly fifty poems children enjoy, including classics by Lewis Carroll, Emily Dickinson, and Edward Lear, as well as anonymous favorites such as "Star Light, Star Bright" and "Algy Met a Bear."

A Treasury of Poems for Children

Author: M. G. Edgar
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486117508
Release Date: 2012-05-17
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Featuring the works of William Blake, Robert Louis Stevenson, Lewis Carroll, and others, this enchanting collection presents nearly 100 classic childhood poems illustrated by a master of the Art Nouveau style.

I Can Make a Difference

Author: Marian Wright Edelman
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780060280512
Release Date: 2005-11-01
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Marian Wright Edelman has drawn from a variety of cultures and peoples to compile these timeless stories, poems, songs, quotations, and folktales that speak to all children to let them know that they can make a difference in today's world.

Treasury of Literature for Children

Author: Bookthrift
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
ISBN: 0671070495
Release Date: 1988-09-01
Genre: Children's literature

Anthology of over sixty well-loved stories, poems, fairytales and bavles.

The Mysteries of Life in Children s Literature

Author: Mitchell Kalpakgian
Publisher: TAN Books
ISBN: 9781618906731
Release Date: 2000
Genre: Religion

FAIRY TALES AND MYTHS have enriched childhood for centuries. In between “Once upon a time” and “happily ever after” we embark on adventures that seem an eternity away from our everyday lives. Yet nothing could be further from the truth. In The Mysteries of Life in Children’s Literature, journey through a treasury of beloved fables and folk tales and discover the wisdom hiding within. In an age that rejects moral absolutes, children’s literature restores the meaning of good and evil, beautiful and ugly, normal and abnormal—and helps us see the nature of our world more clearly than we ever have before.

The Kingfisher Book of Classic Girl Stories

Author: Rosemary Sandberg
Publisher: Pan Macmillan
ISBN: 0753411296
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Children's stories, American

The best-loved girl characters in literature! The Kingfisher Book of Classic Girl Stories brings together all your favourite girl characters in one wonderful volume. The carefully chosen extracts offer the perfect introduction to characters who have delighted and inspired generations of readers. Each is perfect for reading aloud to younger children, and richly satisfying for the more confident reader to enjoy on their own.