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The Resource Christmas in the big house, Christmas in the quarters, by Patricia C. McKissack and Fredrick L. McKissack ; illustrated by John Thompson

Christmas in the big house, Christmas in the quarters, by Patricia C. McKissack and Fredrick L. McKissack ; illustrated by John Thompson

Label
Christmas in the big house, Christmas in the quarters
Title
Christmas in the big house, Christmas in the quarters
Statement of responsibility
by Patricia C. McKissack and Fredrick L. McKissack ; illustrated by John Thompson
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the customs, recipes, poems, and songs used to celebrate Christmas in the big plantation houses and in the slave quarters just before the Civil War
Awards note
Coretta Scott King Award, author, 1995.
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
975/.03
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
F213
LC item number
.M36 1994
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Christmas in the big house, Christmas in the quarters, by Patricia C. McKissack and Fredrick L. McKissack ; illustrated by John Thompson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 67-68)
Contents
Christmas is coming... -- In the big house... -- And in the Quarters... -- Getting ready for the big times -- Deck the halls -- Christmas eve-a very busy day -- Gloria in Excelsis Deo -- Pattin' the Juba -- Christmas gif' -- All day it's Christmas -- Rise up, shepherd, an' foller -- We wear the mask on New Year's eve -- First day -- Looking back
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
68 p.
Isbn
9780590430272
Lccn
92033831
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Dust jacket. Quarter red cloth; green paper, stamped in green, over boards. Spine stamped in gilt. Purchase, Yankee Book Peddler, 1995.
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)26858298
  • ucoclc26858298
Label
Christmas in the big house, Christmas in the quarters, by Patricia C. McKissack and Fredrick L. McKissack ; illustrated by John Thompson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 67-68)
Contents
Christmas is coming... -- In the big house... -- And in the Quarters... -- Getting ready for the big times -- Deck the halls -- Christmas eve-a very busy day -- Gloria in Excelsis Deo -- Pattin' the Juba -- Christmas gif' -- All day it's Christmas -- Rise up, shepherd, an' foller -- We wear the mask on New Year's eve -- First day -- Looking back
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
68 p.
Isbn
9780590430272
Lccn
92033831
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Dust jacket. Quarter red cloth; green paper, stamped in green, over boards. Spine stamped in gilt. Purchase, Yankee Book Peddler, 1995.
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)26858298
  • ucoclc26858298

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