Jack Prelutsky Papers
Scope and Contents
The collection contains a corrected typescript for an English edition of The Mountain-Bounder, originally written in German by Heinrich Hoffman, and translated by Jack Prelutsky.
- circa 1967
- Prelutsky, Jack (Translator, Person)
- Hoffman, Heinrich, 1809-1894 (Author, Person)
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Jack Prelutsky is an award-winning author of children's poetry. He was born September 8, 1940 in Brooklyn, NY and attended Hunter College (later called City University of New York) and has studied voice at several music schools. Prelutsky is best known for his books of children's poetry H
"Jack Prelutsky (1940-)." Something About the Author. Vol. 171. Detroit, MI: Gale, 2007.
Language of Materials
Contains a typescript for a translated title by Jack Prelutsky.
- Children's literature, German -- Translations Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Children's poetry, German Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- German poetry Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Poets, American -- 20th century Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Translators Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Jack Prelutsky Papers, circa 1967
- Lois Steer
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- April 2017: Collection reprocessed and finding aid updated by Caitlin Marineau
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