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American children through their books, 1700-1835.

Monica Mary Kiefer

American children through their books, 1700-1835.

by Monica Mary Kiefer

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Published by University of Pennsylvania Press in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Children"s literature -- History and criticism.,
    • Children -- Books and reading -- United States -- History -- 18th century.,
    • Children -- Books and reading -- United States -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Children in literature.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementForeword by Dorothy Canfield Fisher.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN1009.A1 K5
      The Physical Object
      Pagination248 p.
      Number of Pages248
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6030641M
      LC Control Number48007054
      OCLC/WorldCa328339

      Book Review: The American Presidency in Action, A Study in Constitutional History. By James Hart PDF Thelma M. Smith. Book Review: American Children through their Books, By Monica Kiefer with a Foreward by Dorothy Canfield Fisher PDF Herbert H. Finch. Book Review: A Calendar of Ridgely Family Letters, , in. A good source of information on historical fiction for children with some interesting pages on early (late 18th/early 20th-century) historical writing for children is Monica Kiefer: American Children Through Their Books, (University of Pennsylvania Press, ), pp.

        "Children's books joined the crusade against the prevailing 'pride and affectation in dress,' and little girls in particular were regaled with alarming examples to prove that 'prettiness is an injury to a young lady, if her behaviour is not pretty likewise'" (Kiefer, American Children Through Their . Janet Adam Smith, Children's Illustrated Books (London: Collins, ); Monica Mary Kiefer, American Children through Their Books, (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, ), Among the most popular are Select fables, in Three Parts (); General History of Quadrupeds (); and History of British Birds().

        Since , First Book has provided over million new books to children in low-income areas. In addition to donating new books directly to schools, the nonprofit created First Book Marketplace, a self-sustaining program that makes learning materials available to educators and program leaders at more affordable prices. Books shelved as american-literature: The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald, To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee, The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Saling.


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Thank you for your : Monica Kiefer. The changing status of the early American child may be given tangible expression by the books provided the “little men and women” for the period to The very appearance of the small volumes indicates not only an evolution in American tastes and customs but also a transition in adult response to the needs of childhood.

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Miss Kiefer's major conclusion is that the American Revolution marked the beginning of the American child's emancipation, and that by one finds the child emerging as a distinct personality not This is not only a book about children's books, but it is also a comprehensive survey of various aspects of child life in America during the.

In this volume Monica Kiefer traces the development of various phases of child life, including religion, manners and morals, education, health and recreation, through an analysis of children's books from towhich year marked the beginning of a trend fostering a view of life more benign and worldly than the previous era of extreme pietism.

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