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Zora Hurston and the chinaberry tree / written by William Miller ; illustrated by Cornelius Van Wright and Ying-Hwa Hu.

Author/Creator:
Miller, William, 1959-
Edition:
[1st ed.]
Publication:
New York : Lee & Low Books Inc., [©1994]. (Hong Kong : Printed by South China Printing Co. (1998) Ltd.)
Format/Description:
Book
[32] unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Subjects:
Hurston, Zora Neale -- Juvenile literature.
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African American authors -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Hurston, Zora Neale.
African American authors
Authors, American.
Childrens subjects:
Hurston, Zora Neale.
Authors, American.
African Americans -- Biography.
Women -- Biography.
Form/Genre:
Biography.
Juvenile works.
Place of Publication:
United States New York (State) New York (City)
China Hong Kong.
Summary:
An account of a little-known episode in the childhood of the writer Zora Neale Hurston.
Notes:
"Book Design by Christy Hale"--t.p. verso.
"The text is set in Bell."
"The illustrations are rendered in watercolors on paper."
"First Edition."
Designed by Atha Tehon.
Reading Rainbow Selection.
Notable Children's Trade Book in the Field of Social Studies.
Local notes:
Tehon Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2014 by Susan Tehon.
Tehon Collection copy: dust jacket retained.
Tehon Collection copy has "American Bookseller Pick of the Lists" sticker on dust jacket.
Kislak Center Banks Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2018 by Joanna Banks.
Banks Collection copy is paperback edition.
Penn Provenance:
Tehon, Atha (former owner) (Tehon Collection copy)
Tehon, Susan (donor) (Tehon Collection copy)
Banks, Joanna (donor) (Banks Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1984
Contributor:
Van Wright, Cornelius, illustrator.
Hu, Ying-Hwa, illustrator.
Hale, Christy.
Tehon, Atha.
Atha Tehon Thiras Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
Joanna Banks Collection of African American Books (University of Pennsylvania)
Joanna Banks Collection of African American Children's Books (University of Pennsylvania)
ISBN:
1880000148
9781880000144
1880000334
9781880000335
OCLC:
30111727
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