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Children's & teenage literature studies

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Children's & teenage literature studies

Paperback. Unlike the rigidly chronological approach of many introductions to children's literature, this title presents a genre-based approach which ensures that all the principal genres are covered in detail such as: fables, fantasy, adventure stories, moral tales, family stories, school stories and children's poetry. Series: Edinburgh Critical Guides to Literature. Num Pages: 272 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: DSY. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 217 x 138 x 15. Weight in Grams: 358.
Publisher
EDINBURGH UNIVERSITY PRESS
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
2nd Revised edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748649020
ISBN
9780748649020

€ 23.77

Paperback. This 1908 collection for school children includes a selection from the writings of the explorer Captain John Smith (1580-1631). Editor(s): Benians, Ernest Alfred. Num Pages: 260 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 3JH; 3JJC; DSB; DSY; RGR. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 203 x 131 x 17. Weight in Grams: 312.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
260
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
Reissue
Condition
New
SKU
V9781107698116
ISBN
9781107698116

€ 38.28

Paperback. Num Pages: 160 pages. BIC Classification: DSY. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UF) Further/Higher Education; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 213 x 152 x 8. Weight in Grams: 174.
Publisher
Thimble Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780903355551
ISBN
9780903355551

€ 12.96

Paperback. Editor(s): Coghlan, Susanna; Fitzpatrick, Mary; O'Dea, Lucy. Num Pages: 64 pages, 54 scans & photographs. BIC Classification: DSY; GBCR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 297 x 210. .
Publisher
Ibby Ireland
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Condition
New
SKU
V9780954135201
ISBN
9780954135201

€ 10.32

Paperback. The author rediscovers the lost meaning of fairy tales and shows how they can have a profound influence on the developing mind of a child. Translator(s): Lawson, Polly. Num Pages: 268 pages. BIC Classification: DSY; JFHF; JMC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 215 x 139 x 20. Weight in Grams: 364.
Publisher
Floris Books United Kingdom
Number of pages
268
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1995
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780863152085
ISBN
9780863152085

€ 19.99
€ 15.51

Paperback. Roald Dahl is one of the most enduringly popular children's authors of the last fifty years; and one of the most controversial. This timely collection of new essays, from an international team of leading scholars, provides both an overview and a contemporary assessment of Dahl's reputation and his achievement as a writer for children. Editor(s): Alston, Ann; Butler, Catherine. Series: New Casebooks. Num Pages: 224 pages, biography. BIC Classification: DSBH; DSK; DSY. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 215 x 141 x 13. Weight in Grams: 284.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
224
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
2012th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780230283619
ISBN
9780230283619

€ 30.38

Paperback. Rather than teaching children to obey authority, to conform, or to seek redemption through prayer, twentieth-century leftists encouraged children to question the authority of those in power. This title offers a collection of stories, poems, comic strips, primers, and other texts for children that embody this radical tradition. Editor(s): Mickenberg, Julia L.; Nel, Philip. Num Pages: 313 pages, 100 illustrations. BIC Classification: DQ; DSY. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 278 x 203 x 19. Weight in Grams: 792.
Publisher
New York University Press United States
Number of pages
313
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780814757215
ISBN
9780814757215

€ 30.99
€ 27.80

Paperback. Bringing together a lifetime's work on Lewis Carroll, this work looks at Carroll's puzzles and games of logic and focuses on topics ranging from Alice's influence on the Beat poet, Jack Kerouac to how mercury in hat linings turned hatters mad. Illustrator(s): Tenniel, Sir John. Num Pages: 368 pages, illustrations, references. BIC Classification: 2BMH; DSBF; DSK; DSY. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 195 x 130 x 17. Weight in Grams: 256.
Publisher
Penguin Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
368
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Condition
New
SKU
V9780140289299
ISBN
9780140289299

€ 14.99
€ 12.21

Paperback. For the librarian, teacher, or parent who wishes to foster compassionate multicultural relationships between and among children, this manual offers help. It includes an annotated bibliography of children's books that contain characters of different cultural heritages who display friendship with others. Series: School Library Media Series. Num Pages: 256 pages, 1 diagram, bibliography. BIC Classification: DSY; GBCR; JFC; JNA; JNLB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 214 x 142 x 15. Weight in Grams: 308.
Publisher
Scarecrow Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Condition
New
SKU
V9780810833593
ISBN
9780810833593

€ 42.99
€ 15.76

Paperback. The Hidden Adult is a focused and sophisticated analysis of children's literature and a major contribution to the theory and criticism of the genre. Num Pages: 408 pages. BIC Classification: DSY. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 23. Weight in Grams: 580.
Publisher
The Johns Hopkins University Press
Number of pages
408
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780801889806
ISBN
9780801889806

€ 37.99
€ 34.67

Paperback. Editor(s): Evans, Janet. Num Pages: 340 pages, 2 black & white tables, 127 black & white halftones. BIC Classification: DSY; JNLB; JNU. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 235 x 158 x 22. Weight in Grams: 560.
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781138797772
ISBN
9781138797772

€ 47.09

Hardcover. A richly entertaining and informative collection of Hans Christian Andersen's stories, annotated by one of America's leading folklore scholars. Editor(s): Tatar, Maria. Translator(s): Tatar, Maria; Allen, Julie K. Series: The Annotated Books. Num Pages: 496 pages, 146 illustrations including colour. BIC Classification: DSY; YFJ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 264 x 226 x 36. Weight in Grams: 1452.
Publisher
W. W. Norton & Company
Number of pages
416
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780393060812
ISBN
9780393060812

€ 37.99
€ 34.12

Hardcover. The much-loved tale read by generations of children, now annotated and with over one hundred stunning illustrations. Editor(s): Gerzina, Gretchen Holbrook. Series: The Annotated Books. Num Pages: 336 pages, 55 colour, 46 b/w illustrations. BIC Classification: DSY; YFA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 263 x 226 x 28. Weight in Grams: 1128.
Publisher
WW Norton & Co United States
Number of pages
384
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Edition
Annotated
Condition
New
SKU
V9780393060294
ISBN
9780393060294

€ 32.99
€ 29.86

Paperback. Series: The New Critical Idiom. Num Pages: 192 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: DSA; DSY; JFHF. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 198 x 130 x 16. Weight in Grams: 222.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415616065
ISBN
9780415616065

€ 26.35

Paperback. Hundreds of reviews of recent children's books and articles about contemporary children's literature. The contributors are all highly regarded commentators in the area of children's books. Editor(s): Coghlan, Valerie; Keenan, Celia; Coughlan, Valerie. Num Pages: 160 pages, 120 col.ill. BIC Classification: 1DBR; DSY; GBCR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 324 x 218 x 9. Weight in Grams: 408. 8vo..Good clean copy.
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
IBbY Ireland
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Edition
New Ed
SKU
KEX0288917
ISBN
9781872917061

€ 10.00

Paperback. John Newbery is celebrated as the first successful publisher of children's books, and the founder of modern children's literature. Three classic works published by Newbery (the authors unknown) are now available for a new generation of readers. Edited by M. O. Grenby, with an introduction, explanatory notes and suggestions for further reading. Editor(s): Grenby, Matthew O. Series: Classics of Children's Literature. Num Pages: 280 pages, 100 black & white illustrations, biography. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSBD; DSY; FC. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 197 x 166 x 15. Weight in Grams: 302.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Number of pages
280
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
Critical
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137274274
ISBN
9781137274274

€ 22.55

Paperback. This resource features more than 30 children's fiction titles that are rich in scientific concepts yet equally well-known for their story lines and universal appeal. This new edition is revised and updated, with new titles, new activities, and Internet references added to the bibliographies. Series: Through Children's Literature. Num Pages: 232 pages, 1, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSY; JNU; YQS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 277 x 210 x 13. Weight in Grams: 552.
Publisher
Libraries Unlimited
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Edition
2nd
Condition
New
SKU
V9781563086519
ISBN
9781563086519

€ 33.09

Paperback. The Water-Babies is an extraordinary children's book that combines fantasy, satire, social comment, and evolutionary theory to create a fairy tale like no other. This attractive new edition reprints the original complete text and illustrations with a lively introduction and notes that reveal the full richness of Kingsley's exuberant story. Series: Oxford World's Classics. Num Pages: 288 pages, 2 black and white, plus 8 wood-engraved chapter initials. BIC Classification: 2AB; DSY; FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 130 x 14. Weight in Grams: 202.
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199685455
ISBN
9780199685455

€ 10.99
€ 9.74

Paperback. Editor(s): Ali, N.; Dennis Unrau, Melanie. Series: Critical Approaches to Children's Literature. Num Pages: 292 pages, biography. BIC Classification: DSA; DSY; JFC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 140 x 17. Weight in Grams: 399.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
1st ed. 2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781349470372
ISBN
9781349470372

€ 76.63

Hardcover. In celebration of the 100th anniversary of its publication, a beautifully illustrated annotation of ?The Wizard of Oz?, complete with an exact reproduction of the original 1900 edition. Illustrator(s): Denslow, W. W. Series: The Annotated Books. Num Pages: 544 pages, 146 illustrations, (56 colour ) bibliog. BIC Classification: 1KBB; DSY; YFA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 261 x 224 x 6. Weight in Grams: 1444.
Publisher
W. W. Norton & Company
Number of pages
432
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2000
Edition
Annotated Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780393049923
ISBN
9780393049923

€ 37.99
€ 34.13

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