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Author Schaefer, Carole Lexa, author.
Title Made by hand : a crafts sampler / Carole Lexa Schaefer ; illustrated by Becca Stadtlander.
Pub Info Sommerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, 2018.
book jacket
 Cotuit Children's Room  J 745.5 SCH     AVAILABLE
 Falmouth-Children's Room  J 709.73 Sch     AVAILABLE
Edition First edition.
Descript 1 volume (unnumbered) : color illustrations ; 28 cm
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Contents Welcome -- Terrestrial globe (1810) -- Candle box (c.1800) -- Pie crimper (c. 1850) -- Rocking horse (c1860) -- Child's sled (1800s) -- Butter churn (c1850-1875) -- Sampler (c1798) -- Bandolier bag (c. mid- to late 1800s) -- Scrimshaw box (c. 1832-1856) -- Valentine (c. 1840-1860) -- Dolls (c. 1840, 1840-1870s, 1950) -- Weather vane (c1890) -- Carrying case (1852) -- Author's note.
Note Included at the end of the book are photographs, descriptions, and provenance of the real artifacts.
Summary "Combing real historical artifacts with fictional stories, Carole Lexa Schaefer brings each fascinating object to life by imagining the hands that might have made it and those that might have used it." --Dust jacket.
Subject Handicraft -- Juvenile literature.
Folk art -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Decorative arts -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Handicraft -- Juvenile fiction.
Handicraft -- Fiction.
Historical fiction -- Juvenile.
Historical fiction.
JUVENILE FICTION / Historical / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods.
JUVENILE FICTION / People & Places / United States.
Genre Historical fiction.
Picture books.
Add Author Stadtlander, Becca, illustrator.
ISBN 9780763674335 (hardcover)
0763674338 (hardcover)
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