Johnny Gruelle, creator of Raggedy Ann and Andy by Hall, Patricia

Cover of: Johnny Gruelle, creator of Raggedy Ann and Andy | Hall, Patricia

Published by Pelican in Gretna, La .

Written in English

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  • United States

Subjects:

  • Gruelle, Johnny, 1880?-1938.,
  • Illustrators -- United States -- Biography.,
  • Authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography.,
  • Children"s stories -- Authorship.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 211-214) and index.

Book details

Statementby Patricia Hall.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsNC975.5.G776 H35 1993
The Physical Object
Pagination221 p. :
Number of Pages221
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1726204M
ISBN 100882899082
LC Control Number92030264

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