Raggedy Ann & Andy: a retrospective celebrating 85 years of storybook friends

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Publisher:
Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers,
Pub. Date:
2001.
Edition:
1st ed.
Language:
English
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Johnny Gruelle's classic Raggedy Ann and Andy stories have warmed the hearts of children for decades. Ever since the first Raggedy Ann book was published in 1918, readers have been eager to know more about the creator of these wondrous characters. Now fans can learn the story behind these two shiny-button-eyed dolls and their many friends such as Uncle Clem, Cleety the Clown, Beloved Belindy, and Quacky Doodles. Patricia Hall, one of America's most well-known Raggedy Ann enthusiasts, has put magical pen to paper and showcased the creations of one of the country's most adored children's writers and illustrators. She explores not only the evolution of these infamous rag dolls over the last eighty-five years, but also the language and social mores that made their stories so popular. Overflowing with vibrant, full-color illustrations by the artist and intimate family photographs, this glorious celebration of Raggedy Ann and Andy is for anyone who has ever opened a book and wanted to run away to the lands of Snitznoodles and Wiggysnoops. Come celebrate the world of Johnny Gruelle and Raggedy Ann in this beautifully rendered retrospective gift book, and discover a world where candy grows on trees, towns are made of cookies, and fairy folk and magic reign supreme.
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subject_facet Children -- Books and reading -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature
Children's stories, American -- History and criticism -- Juvenile literature
Gruelle, Johnny, -- 1880-1938 -- Characters -- Raggedy Andy -- Juvenile literature
Gruelle, Johnny, -- 1880-1938 -- Characters -- Raggedy Ann -- Juvenile literature
Gruelle, Johnny, -- 1880-1938. -- Juvenile literature
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Raggedy Andy (Fictitious character) -- Juvenile literature
Raggedy Ann (Fictitious character) -- Juvenile literature
title_display Raggedy Ann & Andy : a retrospective celebrating 85 years of storybook friends
title_full Raggedy Ann & Andy : a retrospective celebrating 85 years of storybook friends / artwork & story by Johnny Gruelle ; written by Patricia Hall
title_short Raggedy Ann & Andy :
title_sub a retrospective celebrating 85 years of storybook friends
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Children's stories, American
Gruelle, Johnny
History
History and criticism
Raggedy Andy
Raggedy Andy (Fictitious character)
Raggedy Ann
Raggedy Ann (Fictitious character)