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Marjorie Barrows

(Ruth Marjorie Barrows)

Author, Editor, Compiler

(1892 - 1983)

Marjorie Barrows

Ruth Marjorie Wescott Barrows was born in Chicago.

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Bibliography

Child Life: The Children’s Own Magazine (1921)

Child Life was a children’s monthly magazine founded in 1921.

Author(s): Various
Illustrator(s): Marie A. Lawson
Et al

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The Children’s Hour Volume 16 (1953)

A collection of short science fiction. and the various indexes to the set.

Author(s): Robert Heinlein
Various
Illustrator(s): Paul Galdone
Hardie Gramatky
Et al

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The Children’s Hour Volume 2 (1953)

An anthology of fairy tales, old and new.  The illustrations by Robert Lawson had previously appeared in Just for Fun

Author(s): Margaret J. Baker
Kenneth Grahame
E. Nesbit
James Thurber
Et al
Illustrator(s): Hardie Gramatky
Wanda Gág
Dorothy P. Lathrop
Marie A. Lawson
Robert Lawson
Henry C. Pitz
Ernest H. Shepard
Louis Slobodkin
Lynd Ward
Et al

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The Children’s Hour Volume 4 (1953)

A collection of humorous and nonsense stories and verse.  Includes a selection from Mr. Popper's Penguins with illustrations by Robert Lawson. 

Author(s): Florence Atwater
Richard Atwater
Walter R. Brooks
Richard Hughes
Hugh Lofting
Betty MacDonald
Laura E. Richards
Carl Sandburg
Various
Carolyn Wells
Illustrator(s): Robert Lawson
Robert McCloskey
John Tenniel
Keith Ward
Kurt Wiese
Et al

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The Children’s Hour Volume 5 (1953)

A copious collection of poetry. Includes Robert Lawson's illustrations to three poems of Jonathan Bing. The image on page 247 of Jonathan with a wheelbarrow does not appear in Just for Fun.

Author(s): Robert Browning
Lewis Carroll
Charles E. Carryl
Alfred Noyes
Robert W. Service
Various
Illustrator(s): Elizabeth Orton Jones
Dorothy P. Lathrop
Robert Lawson
Et al

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Jonathan Bing Does Arithmetic (1936)

This is the first periodical publication of Jonathan Bing Does Arithmetic. It appeared in the June issue for 1936, on page 248 (Volume XV Number VI). The image at the bottom of the page is larger than the version published in Just for Fun.

Author(s): Beatrice Curtis Brown
Illustrator(s): Robert Lawson

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More About Jonathan Bing (1936)

This first periodical publication of More About Jonathan Bing appeared in Child Life for June 1936 on page 249 (volume xv, number vi). There is an additional illustration which did not appear in Just for Fun or in The Children's Hour volume 5.

Author(s): Beatrice Curtis Brown
Illustrator(s): Robert Lawson

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