The Hewins lectures, 1947-1962
Andrews, Siri

The Hewins lectures, 1947-1962

Andrews, Siri

Physical Description
xii, 375 pages ; 25 cm

Caroline M. Hewins lectures.

General Note
Some of the lectures published separately as: Caroline M. Hewins lectures.

From Rollo to Tom Sawyer / The travelogue storybook of the nineteenth century / Caroline M. Hewins and books for children / The youth's companion as recalled by a staff member / The neighborhood stories of Mrs. A.D.T. Whitney / Jacob Abbott : a goodly heritage / Eliza Orne White and her books for children / Laura E. Richards, joyous companion / A nineteenth century plan for reading : the American Sunday School movement / Lucretia P. Hale and The Peterkin papers / Susan Coolidge, 1835-1905 / Authors who began in "St. Nicholas" / Kate Douglas Wiggin / The folklore of New England / Rachel Field

Fifteen lectures which invite both a backward and a forward look at children's literature. All but one of the lectures are on some lectures are on some aspect of writing for children, the one exception is that on New England folklore.

Subject Term
Children's literature, American
American literature

Children's literature
Cloth case bindings
Dust jackets
Juvenile works
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Library (institution) copies (document genres

Added Author
Andrews, Siri
Melcher, Frederic Gershom, 1879-1963

Added Uniform Title
Caroline M. Hewins lectures

LibraryMaterial TypeCall NumberLocation
Downtown LibraryArchival MaterialPN1009 .A1 H4Hartford History Center