The Opie collection of children"s literature

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Home» Finding resources» Catalogues & finding aids» Opie Collection of Children's Literature Opie Collection of Children's Literature This page contains the finding aids currently in. Iona Margaret Balfour Opie, CBE, FBA (13 October – 23 October ) and Peter Mason Opie (25 November – 5 February ) were an English married team of folklorists, who applied modern techniques to children's literature, summarised in their studies The Oxford Dictionary of Nursery Rhymes () The Opie collection of childrens literature book The Lore and Language of Schoolchildren ().

Now UMI ® brings The Opie Collection of Children's Literature on microfiche to scholars everywhere. Organized into units by book type, the collection is particularly valuable to students of literature, history, developmental psychology, linguistics, sociology, early childhood education, and related disciplines.

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In January a new monthly magazine was born, created especially for young people the editors called the Children of the Sun. W.E.B. Du Bois/5(6). the Opie Collection at the Bodleian Library, University of Oxford; the Renier and Beatrix Potter Collections at the National Art Library, Victoria and Albert Museum.

Material which can be accessed online includes: Literature for children available from the State University Libraries of Florida. Nov 13,  · With the world-renowned Opie Collection of Children's Literature as her resource, Iona Opie has reached in and pulled out plums: a hundred or Author: Karla Kuskin.

Pages in category "British children's literature" The following 16 pages are in this category, out of 16 total. This list may not reflect recent changes (). The Opie Collection of Children's Literature, housed in the Bodleian Library in Oxford, was originated by the Opies as a private research library in Upon Peter Opie's death inIona Opie decided to place the collection, then amounting to twenty thousand titles, in a public institution.

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Best Children Books Books For Boys Childrens Book Shelves Childrens Books Kids Late 19th and early 20th century children's books from the Opie Collection of Children's Literature. Children's Books that Fly Under the Radar Classic Children's Books from the Part of a series of classic book dsc-sports.comc Children's Books from the Part of a.

The Oxford Book of Children's Verse book. Read 7 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Magnificent. A wondrous collection of shining stars from all times that illuminates the inner child.

flag Like · see review. Iona Archibald Opie is a folklorist of /5. Sep 02,  · Children's literature clearly has an appeal, as shown by the many special collections of it gracing British libraries, from single titles or authors (most saliently Alice in Wonderland) to textbooks and Scottish and Welsh children's books, and from small collections to the Opie Collection at Oxford and the Renier Collection at the Victoria and Author: Karen Attar.

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As well as the Booktrust collection of contemporary children’s books, we hold a number of Special Collections children’s literature. Britnell Collection A collection of late 19th and early 20th Century children’s literature, focusing on literacy, language, and moral instruction.

The International Companion Encyclopedia answers these questions and provides comprehensive coverage of children's literature from a wide range of perspectives.

Over 80 substantial essays by world experts include Iona Opie on the oral tradition, Gillian Avery on family stories and Brand: Charles River Editors. Cover title: The child's first fable book. Published inaccording to the English Catalogue of Books.

Illuminations may have been designed by Henry Noel Humphreys. Lithographed by Woods & Co. Reproduction Notes: Microfiche.

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The Opie Collection on microfiche covers the 16th to 20th centuries and is considered one of the most comprehensive collections of children's literature.

This collection is organized into units by book type and is particularly valuable to students of literature, history, developmental psychology, linguistics, sociology, early childhood.

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children's book. book by laura alamillo. Over 80 substantial essays by world experts include Iona Opie on the oral tradition, Gillian Avery on family stories and Brand: Oxford University Press, USA.

The Oxford Nursery Rhyme Book contains nursery rhymes and ditties which are the heritage of our oral tradition. All the well-known rhymes are included as well as many rare ones. Special sections are devoted to lullabies and dandling rhymes, toe rhymes, catches, charms, traditional street cries, riddle verses, nursery maxims, and humorous /5.

Nov 08,  · Professor Andrew Burn and Dr Chris Richards have won the American Folklore Society’s Opie Prize for their co-edited book, Children's Games in the New Media Age: Childlore, Media and the Playground (Ashgate, ).

The prize reflects the collaborative effort of the authors in the book, including Professor Jackie Marsh, Dr Julia Bishop, Dr John Potter.

In November Iona and Peter Opie proposed to their publishers, the Oxford University Press, a work to follow their book The Lore and Language of Schoolchildren, which was then complete and due out the following dsc-sports.com first work for the Press, The Oxford Dictionary of Nursery Rhymes, had been published seven years earlier, and their house already contained a rich collection of children.

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Feb 20,  · A collection of resources encouraging the study and research of Australian children's literature located in the University of Canberra Library.

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Premier's Reading Challenge Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators. Dec 05,  · The Opies were avid collectors, and over the decades amassed one of the world’s largest collections of children’s books and printed ephemara, covering children’s literature from the 16th to the 20th century.

The Opie Collection of Children’s Literature – over 20, pieces – was donated to the Bodleian Library in Iona Archibald Opie was born in During the Second World War, she met and married Peter Opie.

Together they became a renowned husband-and-wife team of folklorists with a particular interest in children's toys, games and literature, working from their home in Hampshire and conducting primary fieldwork all over the United Kingdom.

compiled a collection of 20, titles of children's literature. Following Peter Opie's death, the Bodleian Library in Oxford (England) purchased the Opie collection, which will be microfilmed and indexed by UMI (University Microfilms International). Iona and Peter Opie used their collection and scholarship to.

Book Art, the Margaret Kling Targeted Reading Collection, the OPIE Collection of Children’s Literature, the Early American Children’s Books, Books in A.S.W. Rosenbach’s private collection of historical children’s books, and the William S.

Gray Research Collection in Reading, available as microforms. UCLA Children's Book Collection Children's literature emerged as a distinct and independent genre only a little more than two centuries ago. Prior to the mid-eighteenth century, books were rarely created specifically for children, and children's reading was generally confined to literature intended for their education and moral edification.

Late 19th and early 20th century children's books from the Opie Collection of Children's Literature. Bodleian Library, Universtity of Oxford. Amongst others: Under Wellington's Command When East meets West Bonny Prince Charlie Not Out!LITERATURE CONSULTANTS Sylvia Vardell, Ph.D.

Professor Texas Women's University School of Library and Information Studies. Bernadette Nowakowski Director, Children and Young Adult Services Chicago Public Libraries.

More from the Essential Children’s Collection. Anthologies Contemporary Poetry Classic Poetry Out-of-Print Poetry Poetry Books.Younger readers. Bannerman, Helen. The Story of Little Babaji. Illus. by Fred Marcellino. HarperCollins/Michael di Capua. Delicately comic art shows how a small boy in India outsmarts four tigers, each more vain than hungry, in this handsomely designed book.