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The critical reception of three controversial children"s books

The critical reception of three controversial children"s books

Harriet the spy, by Louise Fitzhugh. Ring the Judas bell, by James Forman. Dorp dead, by Julia Cunningham.

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Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Children"s literature -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsFitzhugh, Louise., Forman, James D., Cunningham, Julia.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination77 leaves.
    Number of Pages77
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20371938M

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