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The Resource Patience Wright : America's first sculptor, and revolutionary spy, Pegi Deitz Shea ; illustrated by Bethanne Andersen

Patience Wright : America's first sculptor, and revolutionary spy, Pegi Deitz Shea ; illustrated by Bethanne Andersen

Label
Patience Wright : America's first sculptor, and revolutionary spy
Title
Patience Wright
Title remainder
America's first sculptor, and revolutionary spy
Statement of responsibility
Pegi Deitz Shea ; illustrated by Bethanne Andersen
Title variation
Patience Wright
Title variation remainder
Americas first sculptor and revolutionary spy
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A biography of Patience Lovell Wright, an artist, who became a spy for the colonies during the American Revolution
Summary
Born in the American Colonies, Patience Wright developed a talent for sculpture, and after moving to England to start her own business, she became a spy for the colonies by hiding messages in the sculptured busts she sent to her sister's waxworks in America
Award
Amelia Bloomer List, 2008
Awards note
American Library Association Amelia Bloomer Project (2008); Bank Street College of Education Best Children's Books of the Year (2008); Booklist Top 10 Art Books for Youth (2007); Booklist Starred Review (15 February 2007).
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
199585
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 730/.92
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Interest level
  • 3-5
  • LG
LC call number
NB237.W75
LC item number
S53 2007
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1010
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 4
  • 6
Reading level
  • 8.6
  • 6.5
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Reading Counts RC
  • Accelerated Reader AR
Target audience
primary
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America's first sculptor and revolutionary spy
Label
Patience Wright : America's first sculptor, and revolutionary spy, Pegi Deitz Shea ; illustrated by Bethanne Andersen
Link
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Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (p [37])
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. [37])
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm61169808
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781428736948
Lccn
2005021696
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)61169808
Label
Patience Wright : America's first sculptor, and revolutionary spy, Pegi Deitz Shea ; illustrated by Bethanne Andersen
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (p [37])
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. [37])
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm61169808
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781428736948
Lccn
2005021696
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)61169808

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