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UNSOLVED: One specific book > Children's Picture Book about Noah's Ark

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message 1: by Robert (new)

Robert McArthur | 1 comments This book, about Noah's Ark, was published sometime between 1945 and 1952 and is a picture book for children probably ages 7-10. There is a good deal of text and the illustrations were very detailed paintings. All pages were in color. As I recall the book was around 6 inches x 10 inches. One unusual aspect was the inclusion of dinosaurs. I do not recall the name of the author(s). It was not a Little Golden Book.

message 2: by Abigail (new)

Abigail (handmaiden) | 391 comments Was it a realistic ark (more or less like a barge)? Or was it a "bathtub" ark with animals spilling over the sides?

message 3: by Kris (new)

Kris | 36561 comments Mod
I'd suggest using Worldcat.org to search for old children's books.

http://www.worldcat.org/advancedsearch > Keyword: "noah's ark" | 1945 - 1952 | Juvenile | Book | English

There are a number of matches (e.g., Noah's Ark by Dorothy Bell Briggs).

message 4: by Lobstergirl, au gratin (new)

Lobstergirl | 40627 comments Mod
Robert, are you still looking for this or did you find it?

message 5: by Rainbowheart (new)

Rainbowheart | 21140 comments The Ark of Father Noah and Mother Noah?

It definitely has dinosaurs!

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