0399214739 Clean pages, some wear to DJ. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: Poems reflecting simpler days, with grandmothers who read aloud and children who walk barefoot on damp earth and pick blackberries for their paper dolls to eat.
About the Author: Eloise Greenfield is a celebrated poet and the author of more than forty books of fiction, poetry and biography for children, including the Coretta Scott King Award winner Africa Dream, The Coretta Scott King Award Honor books Mary McLeod Bethune and Childtimes: A Three Generation Memoir, co-written with her mother. Greenfield is the recipient of the Hope S. Dean Award from the Foundation for Children's Literature, and the NCTE Award for Excellence in Poetry for Children.
Lessie Jones Little was born in North Carolina in 1906 and died in 1986. She began writing in her late sixties and continued to write for the rest of her life. She co-authored two children's books with her daughter, Eloise Greenfield, one of which, CHILDTIMES: A THREE-GENERATION MEMOIR, was named a Coretta Scott King award and Boston Globe/Horn Book Honor Book.
Jan Spivey Gilchrist was a fine artist and art educator for nearly twenty years before she entered the children's book field in 1988, with Children of Long Ago. Since then, she has illustrated more than fifty books for children, including many by Eloise Greenfield. Their book, NATHANIEL TALKING, won the Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award and an Author Honor. Gilchrist has been inducted into the International Hall of Fame for Writers of African Descent and the Society of Illustrators.
Title: Children of Long Ago
Book Condition: Very Good
Book Description Philomel, 1988. Book Condition: Good. Library Edition. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP13498155
Book Description Philomel, 1988. Book Condition: Good. Library Edition. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP81464821
Book Description Philomel Books. Hardcover. Book Condition: GOOD. Good clean copy with no missing pages might be an ex library copy; Possibly may have minor marginal notes and or highlighting. Bookseller Inventory # 2738075679
Book Description Philomel Books. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Only lightly used. Book has minimal wear to cover and binding. A few pages may have small creases and minimal underlining. Bookseller Inventory # G0399214739I3N00
Book Description Penguin Young Readers Group. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Minimal damage to cover and binding. Pages show light use. Bookseller Inventory # G0399214739I3N00
Book Description Philomel Books, 1988. Book Condition: VERY GOOD. little to no wear, pages are clean. The cover and binding are crisp with next no creases. Bookseller Inventory # 2786642884
Book Description Philomel, 1988. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used: Good. Bookseller Inventory # SONG0399214739
Book Description Book Condition: Good. Book Condition: Good. Bookseller Inventory # 97803992147384.0
Book Description ew York, New York, U.S.A.: Philomel Books, 1988. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition.... A fine copy in a very good, mylar protected DJ. Dust jacket has three closed tears to top front edge. 1st edition. Illustrated; 8vo., 32 pages. 0.0 0.0 0.0. Bookseller Inventory # 22683
Book Description Philomel Books / Putnam Publishing, New York, New York, 1988. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. Light edge and shelf wear to dustjacket. Used Book. Bookseller Inventory # 116433