Table of contents for The important books : children's picture books as art and literature / Joseph Stanton.

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Table of Contents
1. Important Books 
2. "Goodnight Nobody": Comfort and the Vast Dark in the Picture- Poems of Margaret Wise Brown and Her Collaborators
3. Straight Man and Clown in the Picture Books of Arnold Lobel
4. The Cycle of the Seasons in Hall and Cooney's Ox-Cart Man
5. The New York City Picture Books of Maurice Sendak
6. Dashing Heroes and Eccentric Families in William Joyce's Picture Sagas of Our Common Culture
7. Surrealism and the Strange Tale in the Picture Books of Chris Van Allsburg

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Illustrated children's books -- United States.
Illustration of books -- United States -- 20th century.