A Treasury of Children's Literature by Armand EisenA Treasury of Children's Literature by Armand Eisen

A Treasury of Children's Literature

byArmand Eisen

Hardcover | March 19, 2004

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This one-volume library of classic children's literature contains nursery rhymes, poems, fables, and stories, and is lavishly illustrated with more than two hundred full-color drawings by sixteen different artists.

ARMAND EISEN, the editor of this collection and president of Ariel Books, was educated at Amherst College and is a well-known editor, publisher, writer, and art director of children's hooks. He has a particular interest in classic stories and fairy tales, which led to the creation of this volume.
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Title:A Treasury of Children's LiteratureFormat:HardcoverDimensions:304 pages, 10 × 8 × 0.86 inPublished:March 19, 2004Publisher:Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:039553349X

ISBN - 13:9780395533499

Appropriate for ages: 4

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Many great classics 304p 8.75x10.25 w/dust jacket. Blue cloth w/small gold children riding pegasus picture under dust jacket. Good mix of text & illustrations throughout. TRADITIONAL STORIES-Goldilocks, Sleeping Beauty, 3 Billy Goats Gruff, Jack & Beanstalk, 3 pigs, Little Red Riding Hood. AESOP-fox and crow, ant and grasshopper, fox and grapes, tortoise and hare GRIMM-Cinderella, Hansel & Gretel, Rapunzel, Frog Prince, Brementown Musicians, Snow White, Rumplestiltskin MOTHER GOOSE-Humpty Dumpty, There was an old woman, There was a crooked man, Hey Diddle Diddle, This little piggy, Rain rain, The lion & the unicorn, Mistress mary. SECTIONS OF CHILDREN'S CLASSICS-The mad tea party(Alice in Wonderland), The cat & the fox again(Pinocchio), The piper at the gates of dawn(The Wind in the Willows), Toyland & the Captain of toyland(The Nutcracker), Hook or me this time(Peter Pan). A CHILD'S GARDEN OF VERSES-Time to Rise, The Cow, The Swing, A Good Play, At The Sea-Side, The Land of Story Books, My Shadow, Happy Thought, The Little Land, The Wind, A Child's Thought, Foreign Lands. AMERICAN TALES-Br'er Rabbit, Johnny Appleseed, John Henry, Paul Bunyan THE NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS H.C.A.-The Ugly Duckling, The Nightingale, The Steadfast Tin Soldier, The Emperor's New Clothes, The Princess and the Pea, The Little Match Girl, Thumbelina.
Date published: 2012-10-13

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This one-volume library of classic children's literature contains nursery rhymes, poems, fables and stories, and is lavishly illustrated with more than 200 full-color drawings by 16 different artists