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The Resource A hole is to dig : a first book of first definitions, pictures by Maurice Sendak

A hole is to dig : a first book of first definitions, pictures by Maurice Sendak

Label
A hole is to dig : a first book of first definitions
Title
A hole is to dig
Title remainder
a first book of first definitions
Statement of responsibility
pictures by Maurice Sendak
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • A book for young children that explains and illustrates simple and easily understood definitions such as a hole is to dig, hands are to hold, and arms are to hug
  • Nursery school children's "definitions" of everyday objects reveal their different view of the world in a humorous way
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Krauss, Ruth
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Sendak, Maurice
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Definition (Philosophy)
  • Definition (Philosophy)
  • Imagination
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A hole is to dig : a first book of first definitions, pictures by Maurice Sendak
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
167696
Dimensions
18 cm
Extent
48 unnumbered pages
Lccn
52007731
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
UMKC: Z Coll. copy with bookplate signed by the illustrator ; forms part of the B. Blaine Pennington Collection.
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
A hole is to dig : a first book of first definitions, pictures by Maurice Sendak
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
167696
Dimensions
18 cm
Extent
48 unnumbered pages
Lccn
52007731
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
UMKC: Z Coll. copy with bookplate signed by the illustrator ; forms part of the B. Blaine Pennington Collection.
Other physical details
illustrations

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