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Women writers of children"s literature

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Children"s literature, American -- Women authors -- History and criticism., Children"s literature, English -- Women authors -- History and criticism., Children"s literature, American -- Women authors -- Bibliography., Children"s literature, English -- Women authors -- Bibliogr
Statementedited and with an introduction by Harold Bloom.
SeriesWomen writers of English and their works
ContributionsBloom, Harold, 1930-
LC ClassificationsPS490
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22602219M
ISBN 100791044866, 0791045021

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