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The Resource Joseph had a little overcoat, by Simms Taback

Joseph had a little overcoat, by Simms Taback

Label
Joseph had a little overcoat
Title
Joseph had a little overcoat
Statement of responsibility
by Simms Taback
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • yid
  • eng
Summary
A very old overcoat is recycled numerous times into a variety of garments until nothing remains
Related
Member of
Summary
A Jewish man, living in Poland, has a very old overcoat which he recycles several times into a variety of garments
Tone
Character
Illustration
Award
  • Caldecott Medal, 2000.
  • National Jewish Book Award, 1999.
Awards note
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2000.
  • Caldecott Medal, 2000.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
105341
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 398.2
  • E
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • music
Index
no index present
Interest level
LG
LC call number
PZ7.T1115
LC item number
Jo 1999
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
330
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • -1
  • 3
PerformerNote
Performed by Simms Taback with members of the Klezmatics
Reading level
1.7
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
PJ Library
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Joseph had a little overcoat, by Simms Taback
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on " ... a Yiddish folk song ..."
  • "With new illustrations"--Preliminary page
  • Art techniques used: A bold and humorous combination of watercolor, gouache, pencil, ink and collage
  • "Many years ago, I adapted the song to make a book and I called it Joseph Had a Little Overcoat. ... I am particularly happy to be publishing this newly illustrated version of Joseph."--Author's letter to readers, p. [33]
Accompanying material
1 CD-ROM (sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.).
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contents of CD-ROM: Narration with page turn signals -- "I had a little overcoat" song in English -- "I had a little overcoats" song in Yiddish -- Narration with no page turn signals -- "I had a little overcoat" song in English -- "I had a little overcoats" song in Yiddish
Control code
2727027
Dimensions
28 cm +
Extent
34 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780670011865
Lccn
98047721
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, music
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm40159006
  • (OCoLC)40159006
Label
Joseph had a little overcoat, by Simms Taback
Publication
Note
  • Based on " ... a Yiddish folk song ..."
  • "With new illustrations"--Preliminary page
  • Art techniques used: A bold and humorous combination of watercolor, gouache, pencil, ink and collage
  • "Many years ago, I adapted the song to make a book and I called it Joseph Had a Little Overcoat. ... I am particularly happy to be publishing this newly illustrated version of Joseph."--Author's letter to readers, p. [33]
Accompanying material
1 CD-ROM (sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.).
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contents of CD-ROM: Narration with page turn signals -- "I had a little overcoat" song in English -- "I had a little overcoats" song in Yiddish -- Narration with no page turn signals -- "I had a little overcoat" song in English -- "I had a little overcoats" song in Yiddish
Control code
2727027
Dimensions
28 cm +
Extent
34 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780670011865
Lccn
98047721
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, music
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm40159006
  • (OCoLC)40159006

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