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Weinstein, Amy, 1957-

Once upon a time : illustrations from fairytales, fables, primers, pop-ups, and other children's books / Amy Weinstein.

1st ed.
New York : Princeton Architectural Press, c2005.
Physical Description:
xi, 179 p. : col. ill. ; 31 cm.
Reference Library
NC975 .W45 2005 (LC) Oversize
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Related Content:
Table of contents
Includes bibliographical references (p. 179).
Subject Terms:
Illustrated books -- Private collections -- United States.
Illustration of books -- United States -- 19th century.
Liman, Arthur L. -- Art collections.
Liman, Ellen -- Art collections.
Toy and movable books -- United States.

  • Preface
  • Acknowledgments
  • To amuse and instruct: an introduction to illustrated children's books
  • From apple to zouave: learning the ABCs
  • Through the air on a very fine gander: gems from Mother Goose
  • Once upon a time: fairytales and fables
  • Fact and fiction: novels, history books, and anthologies
  • 'Twas the night before: Christmas books
  • Virtue and vice: cautionary tales for the nursery.