Don't Tell the Grown-ups: Subversive Children's Literature

By: Lurie, Alison

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[book slightly bowed, one tiny smudge on fore-edge; jacket a bit rubbed, no chips or tears]. Lurie's essays on numerous classic works for children, in support of her belief that "most of the great works of juvenile literature are subversive in one way or another." She discusses works by Kate Greenaway, Ford Madox Ford, Beatrix Potter, James Barrie, Frances Hodgson Burnett, A.A. Milne, J.R.R. Tolkien, T.H. White, Richard Adams, and others.

Title: Don't Tell the Grown-ups: Subversive Children's Literature

Author: Lurie, Alison

Categories: Literary Criticism,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown & Company: (c.1990)

ISBN Number: 0-316-53722-5

ISBN Number 13: 9780316537223

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dj

Seller ID: 4023

Keywords: Children's Juvenile Literature A.A. Milne J.R.R. Tolkien Kate Greenaway Beatrix Potter James Barrie