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For your amusement and instruction : the Elisabeth Ball collection of historical children's materials

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Title

For your amusement and instruction : the Elisabeth Ball collection of historical children's materials

Description

An exhibition catalogue featuring items from the Elisabeth Ball collection of historical children’s materials. In addition to a wide range of books and manuscripts covering topics such as science, technology, history, geography, travel, and religion, the exhibition includes storybooks, poetry, fairy tales, cries, chapbooks, nursery rhymes, games, and toys. Long recognized as one of the finest collections of its kind, the exhibition showcases items that reflect its major strengths: a generous proportion is included of those works that are either unique or extremely rare.

Creator

Lilly Library (Indiana University, Bloomington)
Johnson, Elizabeth L.

Publisher

Bloomington, Ind. : Lilly Library, Indiana University.

Date

1987

Contributor

Ball, Elisabeth, 1897-1982, collector

Format

94, 2 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm.

Identifier

Lilly Library Z1038.L72 F6
PURL: http://purl.dlib.indiana.edu/iudl/general/VAB9921
Date Added
September 14, 2011
Collection
Lilly Library Exhibition Catalogues
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Citation
Lilly Library (Indiana University, Bloomington), “For your amusement and instruction : the Elisabeth Ball collection of historical children's materials ,” The Lilly Library Digital Collections, accessed July 28, 2014, http://www.indiana.edu/~liblilly/digital/collections/items/show/910.
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