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The Resource Noah Webster & his words, Jeri Chase Ferris ; illustrated by Vincent X. Kirsch

Noah Webster & his words, Jeri Chase Ferris ; illustrated by Vincent X. Kirsch

Label
Noah Webster & his words
Title
Noah Webster & his words
Statement of responsibility
Jeri Chase Ferris ; illustrated by Vincent X. Kirsch
Title variation
Noah Webster and his words
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A portrait of the man who wrote the first U.S. dictionary traces his youth as a bookish Connecticut farm boy and his twenty-year effort to write the all-American dictionary that was published in 1828 when he was seventy years old
Awards note
Golden Kite Award, 2013.
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ferris, Jeri
Dewey number
  • 423/.028092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
820
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • LG
  • 3-5
LC call number
PE64.W5
LC item number
F47 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Reading level
  • 5.2
  • 5.4
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Kirsch, Vincent X
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Webster, Noah
  • Lexicographers
  • Educators
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Noah Webster & his words, Jeri Chase Ferris ; illustrated by Vincent X. Kirsch
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page [32])
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn711643334
Dimensions
22 x 29 cm
Extent
32 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780547390550
Lccn
2011013018
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
B W395N ; XX-JB ; LAP ; C1211B11.
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 711643334
  • (Sirsi) 711643334
  • (OCoLC)711643334
Label
Noah Webster & his words, Jeri Chase Ferris ; illustrated by Vincent X. Kirsch
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page [32])
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn711643334
Dimensions
22 x 29 cm
Extent
32 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780547390550
Lccn
2011013018
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
B W395N ; XX-JB ; LAP ; C1211B11.
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 711643334
  • (Sirsi) 711643334
  • (OCoLC)711643334

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