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The Presence of the Past in Children's Literature

Book Description

Time is one of the most prominent themes in the relatively young genre of children's literature, for the young, like adults, want to know about the past. This book explores how children's writers have treated the theme and concept of time. The volume starts with the application of literary theory and additionally analyzes examples of the juvenile historical novel. In doing so, it also ex... More
Book Information
PublisherPraeger Pub
BindingHardcover (4 editions)
Reading LevelAdult
# of Pages264
Publication Date09/30/2003
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About Ann Lucas (Author) : Ann Lucas is a published author of adult books. A published credit of Ann Lucas is The Presence of the Past in Children's Literature (Contributions to the Study of World Literature).
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About Ann Lawson Lucas (Editor) : Ann Lawson Lucas is a published editor and a translator of children's books. A published credit of Ann Lawson Lucas is The Adventures of Pinocchio (Oxford World's Classics).
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