Mei Li /

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Author / Creator:Handforth, Thomas, 1897-1948, author, illustrator.
Edition:First edition.
Imprint:New York : Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc,, 1938.
Garden City, N.Y., U.S.A. : Printed at the Country Life Press
Description:52 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 32 cm
Subject:Girls -- Juvenile fiction.
Chinese New Year -- Juvenile fiction.
China -- Juvenile fiction.
Juvenile works.
Juvenile literature -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1938.
Publishers' cloth bindings (Binding)
Dust jackets (Binding)
Format: Print Book
Local Note:Discovery of this item made possible by a gift from Julie and Roger Baskes.
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Other authors / contributors:Doubleday, Doran & Company, publisher.
Country Life Press, printer.
Invincible Typographers, Inc., typographer.
Provenance:Binding: Publisher's orange cloth over boards; publisher's color illustrated dust jacket.
Notes:Colophon: This book has been hand-set in 18 point Weiss type by Invincible Typographers, Inc. The illustrations by the author were specially reproduced on copper plates. The book was printed and bound at the Country Life Press at Garden City, N.Y.
Color maps on lining papers.
"Junior books."
Summary:After spending an eventful day at the fair held on New Year's Eve, Mei Li arrives home just in time to greet the Kitchen God.
Awards:Caldecott Medal, 1939

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Call Number: f PZ267.H25M5 1938
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