What is The ABC of It?
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Yes, You Can Pre-order
The ABC of It: Why Children’s Books Matter is officially published February 20, 2019.
We encourage pre-orders. There is a limited print-run and a pre-order will reserve a copy of the book that will ship on publication date.
The ABC of It: Why Children’s Books Matter by Leonard S. Marcus
$39.95 paper, French flaps, ISBN 978-1-5179-0801-0
240 pages, 450 color plates, 7 1/2 x 9 1/2, 2019
To order there is a direct link
or Go directly to The University of Minnesota Press online (www.upress.umn.edu)
or call: 1-800-621-2736
Or at your local bookstore
0r on Indiebound
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A peek inside
The End Papers by Gustaf Tenggren from The Blue Fairy Book
The Title Page
An Idea of the Layout
A Few Interior Spreads.
From Visions of Childhood
From The Art of The Picture Book
Off the Shelf: Giving and Getting Books