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The Resource Henry's freedom box, by Ellen Levine ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson

Henry's freedom box, by Ellen Levine ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson

Label
Henry's freedom box
Title
Henry's freedom box
Statement of responsibility
by Ellen Levine ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A fictionalized account of how in 1849 a Virginia slave, Henry "Box" Brown, escapes to freedom by shipping himself in a wooden crate from Richmond to Philadelphia
Awards note
Caldecott Honors (2008); American Library Association Notables (2008); Booklist Editor's Choice/Books for Youth (2007); Booklist Starred Review (2007); Kirkus Starred Review (2006).
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.L57833
LC item number
Hen 2007
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
primary
Label
Henry's freedom box, by Ellen Levine ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "The text was set in 16-point B Cochin Bold. The display type was set in Algerian EF"--Colophon
  • "The artwork was created with pencil, watercolor, and oil"--Colophon
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (colophon)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
[40] p.
Isbn
9780439777339
Isbn Type
(reinforced)
Lccn
2006009487
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm65207060
  • (OCoLC)ocn376777926
Label
Henry's freedom box, by Ellen Levine ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson
Publication
Note
  • "The text was set in 16-point B Cochin Bold. The display type was set in Algerian EF"--Colophon
  • "The artwork was created with pencil, watercolor, and oil"--Colophon
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (colophon)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
[40] p.
Isbn
9780439777339
Isbn Type
(reinforced)
Lccn
2006009487
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm65207060
  • (OCoLC)ocn376777926

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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