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The Resource An inconvenient alphabet : Ben Franklin and Noah Webster's spelling revolution, written by Beth Anderson ; illustrated by Elizabeth Baddeley

An inconvenient alphabet : Ben Franklin and Noah Webster's spelling revolution, written by Beth Anderson ; illustrated by Elizabeth Baddeley

Label
An inconvenient alphabet : Ben Franklin and Noah Webster's spelling revolution
Title
An inconvenient alphabet
Title remainder
Ben Franklin and Noah Webster's spelling revolution
Statement of responsibility
written by Beth Anderson ; illustrated by Elizabeth Baddeley
Title variation
  • Ben Franklin and Noah Webster's spelling revolution
  • Ben Franklin & Noah Webster's spelling revolution
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Details the origins of Noah Webster's first American English dictionary and the struggles of Webster and Ben Franklin to help unify the new country through language in the 1780s
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Anderson, Beth
Dewey number
428.1/3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Ages 004-008
LC call number
PE2817
LC item number
.A53 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Baddeley, Elizabeth
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English language
  • Spelling reform
  • Americanisms
  • Webster, Noah
  • Franklin, Benjamin
  • English language
  • Spelling reform
  • Americanisms
  • Webster, Noah
  • Franklin, Benjamin
Target audience
primary
Label
An inconvenient alphabet : Ben Franklin and Noah Webster's spelling revolution, written by Beth Anderson ; illustrated by Elizabeth Baddeley
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Paula Wiseman Book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
2017061223
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781534405554
Lccn
2017061223
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Label
An inconvenient alphabet : Ben Franklin and Noah Webster's spelling revolution, written by Beth Anderson ; illustrated by Elizabeth Baddeley
Publication
Note
"A Paula Wiseman Book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
2017061223
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781534405554
Lccn
2017061223
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations

Library Locations

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