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Nordstrom, Ursula
Dear genius : the letters of Ursula Nordstrom / collected and edited by Leonard S. Marcus
Alternate Title Letters of Ursula Nordstrom
New York, NY : HarperCollins, c1998
book jacket
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 4th Floor  Z473.N68 A4 1998    AVAILABLE
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Subject Nordstrom, Ursula -- Correspondence
Subject(s) Publishers and publishing -- United States -- Correspondence
Children's literature -- Publishing -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Book editors -- United States -- Correspondence
Physical Description xlii, 406 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 393-396) and index
Summary Ursula Nordstrom was the director of Harper's Department of Books for Boys and Girls from 1940 to 1973 and "the single most creative force for innovation in children's book publishing in the United States during the twentieth century."--Jacket. This collection includes her correspondence with such authors as Laura Ingalls Wilder, E.B. White, Maurice Sendak, Janice May Udry, Russell Hoban, Clement Hurd, John Steptoe, Nat Hentoff, Zena Sutherland, Crosby Bonsall, Mary Stolz, and Charlotte Zolotow
Alternate Author Marcus, Leonard S., 1950-
Mardigian Endowment, 2010

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