The American Picture Book: Prologue to the Golden Year
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The American Picture Book: Prologue to the Golden Year

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The Program contains masterpiece picture books as follows;


A Visit from St. Nicholas
By Clement Clarke Moore


Yankee Doodle
An Old Song 1775
Illustrated by Howard pyle


The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood
Written and Illustrated by Howard Pyle


The Wonderful Wizard of OZ
By L. Frank Baum
Pictures by W. W. Denslow


Denslow’s Three Bears
Adapted and Illustrated by W. W. Denslow


Done In The Open
Introduction and Verses by Owen Wister and Others
Drawings by Frederic Remington


The Story of Noah’s Ark
Told and Pictured by E. Boyd Smith


A Child’s Garden of Verses
By Robert Louis Stevenson
with Illustrations by Jessie Willcox Smith


The Little Mother Goose
By Jessie Willcox Smith


The Railroad Book
Bob and Betty's Summer on the Railroad
Story and Pictures by E. Boyd Smith


Mother Goose
Illustrated by Frederick Richardson



*shown in Commentary.

Palmer Cox’s Brownie Book*
The stories Told in Verse by E. Veale
Pictures by Palmer Cox

Uncle Remus*
His Songs and His Sayings
By Joel Chandler Harris
Pictures by A. B. Frost and E. W. Kemble

The Night before Christmas or A Visit of St. Nicholas*
By Clement Clarke Moore
Pictures by Richard Andre

The Alphabet of Old Friends*
Illustrated by Walter Crane

A Day In A Child’s Life*
Illustrated by Kate Greenaway. Music by Myles B. Foster

The Only True Mother Goose Melodies*

Goody Two-Shoes*
By Charles Welsh






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The International Library of Children's Literature / National Diet Library

The International Library of Children's Literature / National Diet Library