Childhood in literature and art
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Childhood in literature and art with some observations on literature for children; a study by Horace Elisha Scudder

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Published by Houghton, Mifflin and company in Boston, New York .
Written in English


  • Children in art.,
  • Children in literature.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Horace E. Scudder.
LC ClassificationsNX652.C48 S38 1894
The Physical Object
Pagination3 p.l., [3]-253 p.
Number of Pages253
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6552524M
LC Control Number12038486

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