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Noah Webster & his words / by Jeri Chase Ferris ; illustrated by Vincent X. Kirsch.

Ferris, Jeri. (Author). Kirsch, Vincent X., (illustrator.).

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Silas Bronson Library - Waterbury JB WEBSTER, N FER (Text to phone) 34005118424265 Juvenile Biography Available -

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references.
Summary, etc.: A portrait of the man who wrote the first U.S. dictionary traces his youth as a bookish Connecticut farm boy and his twenty-year effort to write the all-American dictionary that was published in 1828 when he was seventy years old.
Target Audience Note:
Elementary Grade.
Awards Note:
Charter Oak Children’s Book Award (COCBA) Nominee, 2015-2016.
Subject: Webster, Noah 1758-1843 Juvenile literature
Lexicographers United States Biography Juvenile literature
Educators United States Biography Juvenile literature
Webster, Noah 1758-1843
Lexicographers United States Biography
Educators United States Biography
Genre: Picture books for children.
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