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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 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.
Picture books > Juvenile literature.
Mexico > History > To 1519 > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Picture books.

Available copies

  • 3 of 4 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at North Kansas City.


  • 1 current hold with 4 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
North Kansas City Public Library JE TON (Text) 0001012497200 JUV Easy New On holds shelf -

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