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Title
ABC in Dixie : a plantation alphabet
Other Title
A B C in Dixie
Contributor Names
Bonte, Louise Quarles.
Bonte, Willard, 1873- .
Nister, Ernest, publisher.
E.P. Dutton (Firm), publisher.
Created / Published
London : Ernest Nister ; New York : E.P. Dutton & Co., [not after 1908]
Subject Headings
-  Alphabet books
-  English language--Alphabet--Juvenile literature
Genre
Juvenile literature--1908
Notes
-  Each letter of the alphabet begins the name of an African-American servant on a fictional plantation in a rhyme that imitates southern black dialect. Each rhyme faces a full-page color illustration of the character described.
-  Estimated date of publication based on inscription in the copy at the Cotsen Children's Library, Princeton University Library.
-  "Printed in Bavaria 1139."
Medium
[56] p. : col. ill. ; 29 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
PE1155 .B62 1908
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/General.75824.1
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/General.75824.2
Library of Congress Control Number
2011675824
Language
English
Online Format
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Description
Each letter of the alphabet begins the name of an African-American servant on a fictional plantation in a rhyme that imitates southern black dialect. Each rhyme faces a full-page color illustration of the character described. Estimated date of publication based on inscription in the copy at the Cotsen Children's Library, Princeton University Library. "Printed in Bavaria 1139."
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https://lccn.loc.gov/2011675824
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Chicago citation style:

Bonte, Louise Quarles, Willard Bonte, Ernest Nister, and Publisher E.P. Dutton. ABC in Dixie: a plantation alphabet. [London: Ernest Nister ; New York: E.P. Dutton & Co., not after, 1908] Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/2011675824/.

APA citation style:

Bonte, L. Q., Bonte, W., Nister, E. & E.P. Dutton, P. (1908) ABC in Dixie: a plantation alphabet. [London: Ernest Nister ; New York: E.P. Dutton & Co., not after] [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2011675824/.

MLA citation style:

Bonte, Louise Quarles, et al. ABC in Dixie: a plantation alphabet. [London: Ernest Nister ; New York: E.P. Dutton & Co., not after, 1908] Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2011675824/>.