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Title Science in the nursery : the popularisation of science in Britain and France, 1761-1901 / edited by Laurence Talairach-Vielmas.
Imprint Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Pub., 2011.

Series EBSCO Academic Collection.
Subject Literature and science -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century.
Literature and science -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
Literature and science -- France -- History -- 18th century.
Literature and science -- France -- History -- 19th century.
Children's literature, English -- History and criticism.
Children's literature, French -- History and criticism.
Alt Name Talairach-Vielmas, Laurence.
Add Title Popularisation of science in Britain and France, 1761-1901
Description 1 online resource (xii, 309 pages) : illustrations.
polychrome rdacc http://rdaregistry.info/termList/RDAColourContent/1003
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary This edited collection aims to examine the popularisation of science for children in Britain and France from the middle of the eighteenth century to the end of the Victorian period. It compares and contrasts for the first time popular science works published at the same time in the two countries, focusing both on non-fictional and fictional texts. Starting when children?s literature emerged as a genre to the end of the nineteenth century it addresses the ways in which popular science for chil ...
Contents TABLE OF CONTENTS; LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; INTRODUCTION; CHAPTER ONE; CHAPTER TWO; CHAPTER THREE; CHAPTER FOUR; CHAPTER FIVE; CHAPTER SIX; CHAPTER SEVEN; CHAPTER EIGHT; CHAPTER NINE; CHAPTER TEN; CHAPTER ELEVEN; CHAPTER TWELVE; CHAPTER THIRTEEN; CONTRIBUTORS; INDEX
Note English.
ISBN 9781443828291 (electronic bk.)
1443828297 (electronic bk.)
1283142716
9781283142717
1443826804
9781443826808
9786613142719
6613142719
ISBN/ISSN 9786613142719
OCLC # 847680571
Additional Format Print version: 9786613142719.


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