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Picking peas for a penny / by Angela Shelf Medearis ; drawings by Charles Shaw.

Author/Creator:
Medearis, Angela Shelf, 1956-, author.
Publication:
New York, NY : Scholastic Inc., 1993, 1990. , ©1990
Format/Description:
Book
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 25 cm
Subjects:
Depressions -- 1929.
Depressions -- 1929 -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
African American farmers -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
African Americans -- Social life and customs.
African Americans -- Social life and customs -- Juvenile literature.
Farm life.
Farm life -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
United States -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
African American farmers.
African Americans -- Social life and customs.
Depressions.
Farm life.
United States.
Childrens subjects:
African Americans -- Fiction.
Stories in rhyme.
Form/Genre:
History.
Juvenile works.
Place of Publication:
United States New York (State) New York (City)
Summary:
A black girl describes the hard work and the rewards involved in growing up on a farm during the Depression of the 1930s.
Notes:
"Copyright ©1990 by State House Press"--verso of title page.
"First Scholastic printing, Aprl 1993"--verso of title page.
Local notes:
Kislak Center Banks Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2018 by Joanna Banks.
Penn Provenance:
Banks, Joanna (donor) (Banks Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1993
Contributor:
Shaw, Charles, 1941-2005, illustrator.
Scholastic Inc., publisher.
Joanna Banks Collection of African American Books (University of Pennsylvania)
Joanna Banks Collection of African American Children's Books (University of Pennsylvania)
ISBN:
0590459422
9780590459426
OCLC:
558044311
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