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Historical Children's Books at the Library of Congress: Selected Resources

Print Resources

Browse the following subject headings in the Library of Congress Online Catalog to identify books on the history of children's literature in the United States (then contact your local library for help finding copies at a library near you!).

For additional help with searching the Library's online catalog see: Search/Browse Help.

Selected Books on the History of Children's Literature

The following books from the Library's collections explore the history of children's literature in the United States (Several also include information on parallel developments in other countries).

Selected Books for Younger Readers