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B is for Baldwin: An Alphabet Tour of the Baldwin Library

The Baldwin Library of Historical Children’s Literature, part of the Special and Area Studies collection in Smathers Library at the University of Florida holds over 120,000 volumes published in Great Britain and the United States from the mid-1600s to the current moment. In addition to containing many rare and colorful books, it serves as an important research collection for scholars of children’s literature, childhood studies, and more. B is for Baldwin presents a tour of the collection via the letters of the alphabet.

B is for Baldwin: An Alphabet Tour of the Baldwin Library of Historical Children’s Literature

Edited by Suzan Alteri, with editorial collective Kenneth Kidd, Poushali Bhadury, and Laurie Taylor

The Baldwin Library of Historical Children’s Literature, part of the Special and Area Studies collection in Smathers Library at the University of Florida holds over 120,000 volumes published in Great Britain and the United States from the mid-1600s to the current moment. In addition to containing many rare and colorful books, it serves as an important research collection for scholars of children’s literature, childhood studies, and more. B is for Baldwin presents a tour of the collection via the letters of the alphabet.

B is for Baldwin: An Alphabet Tour of the Baldwin Library is freely available at https://ufdc.ufl.edu/AA00088630/00001/pdf/0. The book will also be available for purchase in print.

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