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A land of books : dreams of young Mexihcah word painters  Cover Image Book Book

A land of books : dreams of young Mexihcah word painters / Duncan Tonatiuh.

Tonatiuh, Duncan, (author.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781419749421
  • ISBN: 1419749420
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Abrams Books for Young Readers, 2022.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes glossary of Nahuatl words, author's note, and bibliographical references.
Summary, etc.:
Illustrations and text describe how the Mixtecs create painted manuscripts, or codices, that reflect their way of life and document their history, science, land tenure, tribute, and sacred rituals.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 4 to 8. Abrams Books for Young Readers.
Subject: Manuscripts > Juvenile fiction.
Books and reading > Juvenile fiction.
Mixtec Indians > Juvenile fiction.
Indians of Mexico > Juvenile fiction.
Mexico > History > To 1519 > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Picture books.

Available copies

  • 10 of 15 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at C.H. Booth Library - Newtown.


  • 1 current hold with 15 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
C.H. Booth Library - Newtown J PIC TON (Text) 34014150745827 Juvenile Picture Book In process -


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