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5 edition of The horn. found in the catalog.

The horn.

John Clellon Holmes

The horn.

by John Clellon Holmes

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  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Random House in New York .
Written in English


Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ4.H753 Ho, PS3558.O3594 Ho
The Physical Object
Pagination243 p.
Number of Pages243
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6247733M
LC Control Number58008763
OCLC/WorldCa568206

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The hornbook’s backing is a paddle-shaped board, with a handle sized for a child’s hand. The Library of Congress’ collection includes hornbooks in a variety of materials, including ivory and silver; wood is the most common backing. The art in the book is made with polymer clay. Tips for using the book with children, information about the marine animals, and music are included. Easy Reader , Dawn, 32pp, , Ages 5 to 9. Rating: 3: Recommended, satisfactory in style, content, and/or illustration — .

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Hornbook, form of children’s primer common in both England and America from the late 16th to the late 18th century.

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