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Anansi Does the Impossible: An Ashanti Tale. Aardema, Verna (Lisa Desimini illus.). Atheneum Books, 1997.

A Shady Hobby. Bennett, Jean Frances . The Bruce Pub., 1944.

A House Hermit Crab. Carle, Eric (Carle, Eric illus.). Unknown, 1987.

Animals Dads. Collard III, Sneed (Steve Jenkins illus.). Unknown, 1997.

A Shady Hobby. Dorcy, Mary Jean . Unknown, NA.

Authentic Chinese Cut-Paper Designs. Grafton, Carol Belanger . Dover Publications, 1988.

A Basic Guide to Identifying and Evaluating American Silhouettes. Guyton, William Lehman . Unknown, 1999.

A Busy Year. Lionni, Leo . Knopf, 1992.

As Strong as a Moose. Mieder, Wolfgang (Sears, Elaine illus.). Unknown, 1997.

A Place to Bloom. Siomades, Lorianne . Boyds Mill, 1997.

Aesop's Fox. Sogabe, Aki (Sogabe, Aki illus.). Steck-Vaughn, Unkn.

Apples, Apples, Apples. Wallace, Nancy Elizabeth . Winslow, 2000.

A Cottage Garden Alphabet. Wisniwski, Andra . Unknown, 2002.


B

Beach Babble. Knudson, Kimberley . Marshall Cavendish, 1998.

Bed Bouncers. Knudson, Kimberley . MacMillan, 1995.

Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Did You See?. Martin, Bill (Carle, Eric illus.). Henry Holt, 1992.

Beauty in Black and White. Quimby, Nellie Earles . The Dutz Press, 1953.

Brave Martha and the Dragon. Roth, Susan L . Dial Books for Young Readers, 1996.


C

Cut-Art: An Introduction to Chung-hua and Kiri-e. Christensen, J.A. . Watson-Guptill Publications, 1989.

Cornelius. Lionni, Leo . Knopf, 1983.

Christmas. Pienkowski, Jan . Puffin, 1984.

Cinnamon's Day Out: A Gerbil Adventure. Roth, Susan L . Dial Books for Young Readers, 1998.

Cut Paper Silhouettes and Stencils: An Instruction Book. Rubi, Christian . Kay & Ward, 1972.

Cinnamon, Mint, & Mothballs: A Visit to Grandmother's House. Tiller, Ruth (Sogabe, Aki illus.). Browndeer Press, 1993.

Count Down to Clean Up!. Wallace, Nancy Elizabeth . Houghton Mifflin, 2001.


D

Do You Want to Be My Friend?. Carle, Eric (Carle, Eric illus.). Unknown, 1971.

Does a Kangaroo Have a Mother, Too?. Carle, Eric (Carle, Eric illus.). Unknown, 2000.

Draw Me a Star. Carle, Eric (Carle, Eric illus.). Unknown, 1992.

Dream Snow. Carle, Eric (Carle, Eric illus.). Unknown, 2000.

Decorative [Illustration] and Traditional Motives. Grossbard, Yehoshua . Unknown, 1983.

Delany: Her Life and Her Flowers. Hayden, Ruth . Unknown, 1980.

Die Hochzest des Figaro. Reinger, Lotte . Unknown, 1999.

Design Your Own Paper Cut Celtic Knots: Molly's Magic Method. Swan-Sheeran, Molly . Celtic Swan Pub, 1999.

Der Vogelkopp (The Bird Hat?). Wendt, Albert (Oppliger, Ernst illus.). Unknown, 2003.


E

Eric Carle's Dragons, Dragons and Other Creatures That Never Were. Carle, Eric (Carle, Eric illus.). Unknown, 1991.

Easy-to-Make Decorative Paper Snowflakes. Reed, Brenda Lee . Dover Publications, 1989.

Elfwyn's Saga. Wisniewski, David . Unknown, 1990.


F

Famous Fables from Aesop. Aesop (Sampson, Florence illus.). Unknown, 1933.

Fish Wish. Bainer, Bob . Holiday House, 2000.

From Head to Toe. Carle, Eric (Carle, Eric illus.). Unknown, 1997.

Fall Leaves Fall!. Hall, Zoe . Scholastic Press, 2000.


G

Golem. Wisniewski, David . Unknown, 1996.


H

Have You Seen My Cat?. Carle, Eric (Carle, Eric illus.). Unknown, 1973.

Hello, Red Fox. Carle, Eric (Carle, Eric illus.). Unknown, 1998.

Henri Matisse: Cut-outs. Neret, Gilles . Barnes and Noble Books, 1995.

How Giraffe Got Such a Long Neck......and Why Rhino is so Grumpy. Rosen, Michael (Clementson, John illus.). Dial Books for Young Readers, 1993.

Happy Birthday, Mr. Kong. Roth, Susan L . Unknown, 2001.


I

Into the A,B, Sea: An Ocean Alphabet. Rose, Deborah Lee (Jenkins, Steve illus.). Unknown, Unkn.


J

Jez. Kotowska, Katarzyna . Unknown, 2002.

Jazz. Matisse, Henri . Prestel, 2001.

Jewish Papercuts: A History and Guide. Shadur, Joseph and Yehudit Shadur . Judah L. Magnes Museum, 1994.


K

Kancil and the Crocodiles: A Tale from Malaysia. Day, Noreha Yussof (Teckentrup, Britta illus.). Simon & Schuster, 1996.

Kangaroo and Cricket. Siomades, Lorianne . Boyds Mill, 1999.


L

Little Cloud. Carle, Eric (Carle, Eric illus.). Unknown, 1996.

Looking Down. Jenkins, Steve . Houghton Mifflin, 1995.

Lacy Cut-Paper Designs. Keilstrup, Margaret . Dover Publications, 1997.

Little Fish, Lost. Van Laan, Nancy (Conteh-Morgan, Jane illus.). Athenuem Books for Young Readers, 1998.

Leaves! Leaves! Leaves!. Wallace, Nancy Elizabeth . Marshall Cavendish, 2003.

La Historia De Noe. Ximelis, Antonio Salas (Pommier, Maurice illus.). Unknown, 1999.


M

Mister Seahorse. Carle, Eric (Carle, Eric illus.). Unknown, 2004.

Magic Windows/Ventanas Magicas. Garza, Carmen Lomas . Unknown, 1999.

Mizrah Papercuts. Golab, Marta . Unknown, 2000.

Making Magic Windows: Creating Papel Picado/Cut-Paper Art with Carmen Lomas Garza. Lomas Garza, Carmen . Children's Book Press, 1999.

Master Man: A Tale of Nigeria. Shepherd, Aaron . Harper Collins, 2001.

Mexican Papercutting: Simple Techniques for Creating Colorful Cut-Paper Projects. Trenchard, Kathleen ( illus.). Lark Books, 1997.


O

Out of the Ocean. Frasier, Debra . Harcourt Children's Books, 1998.

Oranges on Golden Mountain. Sogabe, Aki (Sogabe, Aki illus.). Puffin, Unkn.


P

Pusteblumen. Appelmann, Karl-Heinz . Unknown, 1986.

Polska Wycinanka Ludowa. Blachowski, Aleksander . Unknown, 1986.

Pancake, Pancake!. Carle, Eric (Carle, Eric illus.). Unknown, .

Papa, Please Get the Moon for Me. Carle, Eric (Carle, Eric illus.). Unknown, 1986.

Polish Wycinanki. Drwal, Frances . Unknown, 1984.

Papercrafts Around the World. Fiarotta, Phyllis and Noel Fiarotta . Sterling, 2000.

Polish Paper Cutting for Young and Old: Wycinanki. Gacek, Anna Zajac . Unknown, 1975.

Papercutting: Reviving a Jewish Folk Art. Goldenberg, Amy . Jason Aronson, 1994.

Paper-Cuts: Traditional Motives. Grossbard, Yehoshua . Unknown, 1970.

Papercuts by Johann-Jakob Hauswirth and Louis -David Saugy. Hauswirth, Johann-Jakob . Unknown, 1980.

Paper Sculpture. Johnston, Mary Grace . Davis, 1964.

Papercutting: An International Bibliography & Selected Guide to U.S. Collections. Kreisel, Martha . Unknown, 1994.

Polar Bear, Polar Bear, What Did You Hear?. Martin, Bill . Henry Holt, 1991.

Profile Art Through the Ages: A Study of the Use and Significance of Profile and Silhouette From the Stone Age to Puppet Films. Me?groz, R.L . The Art Trade Press, 1948.

Postcards from Poland and Other Correspondences. Scicinska, Jola (Scicinska, Jola illus.). Working Press, 1991.

Paper and Scissors Polygons. Silvey, Linda, and Loretta Taylor . Creative Publications, 1976.

Papercutting. Stoddart, Brigitte . Taplinger Pub. Co., Inc., 1973.

Paper Silhouettes. Swannell, Mildred . Bridgman, 1928.

Paper Cutting. Temko, Florence . Doubleday, 1973.

Paper Tricks. Temko, Florence . Scholastic Trade, 1988.

Paper Tricks II. Temko, Florence . Scholastic Trade, 1988.

Paperwhite. Wallace, Nancy Elizabeth . Houghton Mifflin, 2000.

Paper Cutting. Walton, Stewart, and Sally Walton . Lorenz Books, 1997.


R

Rooster's Off to see the World. Carle, Eric (Carle, Eric illus.). Unknown, 1972.

Rata-Pata-Scata-Fata: A Caribbean Story. Gershator, Phillis (Meade, Holly illus.). Star Bright Books, 2005.

Rose Windows and How to Make Them. Meyeerbroker, Helga . Floris Books, 1994.


S

Sonnets from the Portuguese. Browning, Elizabeth Barrett (Mayer, Fred A. illus.). Unknown, 1937.

Slowly, Slowly, Slowly. Carle, Eric (Carle, Eric illus.). Unknown, .

Story of the Chinese Zodiac. Chang, Monica (Lee, Arthur illus.). Yuan-Liou,, 1994.

Silhouettes: Rediscovering the Lost Art. Flocken, Kathryn K. . Paperportraits.com Press, 2000.

Silhouettes: A Pictorial Archive of Varied Illustrations. Grafton, Carol Belanger . Dover Publications, 1979.

Secrets of Jewish Cracow. Halkowski, Henryk . Unknown, 2001.

Stories of Rabbi Nachman from Braclaw. Halkowski, Henryk . Unknown, 1999.

Scherenschnitte: Traditional papercutting. Hopf, Claudia . Applied Arts Publishers, 1979.

Sea Shapes. MacDonald, Suse . Gulliver Books, 1994.

Scherenschnitte: Designs and Techniques for Traditional Papercutting. Schlapfer-Geiser, Suzanne . Lark Books, 1994.


T

Title. Author (Illustrator illus.). Publisher, Year.

The Paper Crane. Bang, Molly . Unknown, Unkn.

Tussen Keulen en Parys. Borstlap, Hans . Unknown, Unkn.

The Amazing Paper Cuttings of Hans Christian Andersen. Brust, Beth Wagner . Unknown, Unkn.

The Grouchy Ladybug. Carle, Eric (Carle, Eric illus.). Unknown, 1997.

The Mixed-Up Chameleon. Carle, Eric (Carle, Eric illus.). Unknown, 1984.

The Secret Birthday Message. Carle, Eric (Carle, Eric illus.). Unknown, 1972.

The Tiny Seed. Carle, Eric (Carle, Eric illus.). Unknown, 1987.

The Very Busy Spider. Carle, Eric (Carle, Eric illus.). Unknown, 1984.

The Very Clumsy Click Beetle. Carle, Eric (Carle, Eric illus.). Unknown, 1999.

The Very Hungry Caterpillar. Carle, Eric (Carle, Eric illus.). Unknown, 1979.

The Very Lonely Firefly. Carle, Eric (Carle, Eric illus.). Unknown, 1995.

The Very Quiet Cricket. Carle, Eric (Carle, Eric illus.). Unknown, 1990.

Today is Monday. Carle, Eric (Carle, Eric illus.). Unknown, 1993.

The Paper Dragon. Davol, Marguerite W. (Sabuda, Robert illus.). Atheneum, Unkn.

The Lion's Whiskers: An Ethiopian Folktale. Day, Nancy Raines (Grifalconi, Ann illus.). Scholastic, 1995.

The Color Box. Dodds, Dayle Ann (Laroche, Giles illus.). Unknown, 1992.

Three Cool Kids. Emberley, Rebecca . Little Brown & Co, 1995.

The Art of the Jewish Paper-Cut. Frankel, Giza . Unknown, 1982.

The Craft of Paper Cutting. Hahn, Angelika . Search Press, 1997.

The Boy Who Drew Cats. Hodges, Margaret (Sogabe, Aki illus.). Holiday House, Unkn.

The Christmas Spider: A Puppet Play from Poland. Holz, Loretta (Mikolaycak, Charles illus.). Unknown, 1980.

The Paper Cut-Out Design Book: A Sourcebook for Creating and Adapting the Heritage of American Folk Art, Polish Wycinanki, Chine. Jablonski, Ramona . Stemmer House, 1976.

The Drums of Noto. James, J. Alison (Tsukushi illus.). DK Publishing, 1999.

The Snowflake Sisters. Lewis, J. Patrick (Desimini, Lisa illus.). Atheneum/Anne Schwartz Books, 2003.

Tillie and the Wall. Lionni, Leo . Knopf, 1989.

The Story of Noah's Wonderful Ark. Mitchell, Marion W (Winkler-Mitchell, Polly illus.). Unknown, 1998.

The Hungriest Boy in the World. Namioka, Lensey (Sogabe, Aki illus.). Holiday House, 2001.

The Loyal Cat. Namioka, Lensey (Sogabe, Aki illus.). Harcourt, 1995.

The Fairy Tales. Pienkowski, Jan . Unknown, 2005.

The Book of Paper Cutting: A Complete Guide to All the Techniques - with More than 100 Project Ideas. Rich, Chris . Sterling, 1993.

The Farmer's Year. Roch-Smodlibowska, Anna (Bogusz, Stanislawa illus.). Unknown, 1973.

Traditional Jewish Papercuts: An Inner World of Arf and Symbol. Shadur, Joseph and Yehudit Shadur . University Press of New England, 2002.

The Art of Chinese Folk Papercuts. Shuxian, Zhang . China Today Press, 1996.

The Wonder Ring: A Fantasy in Silhouette. Weatherbee, Holden . Unknown, 1978.

The Long Silk Strand. Williams, Laura E (Bochak, Grayce illus.). Unknown, 1995.

The Wave of the Sea-Wolf. Wisniewski, David . Clarion Books, 1994.


V

V for Vanishing: An Alphabet of Endangered Animals. Mullins, Patricia . Harper Collins, 1993.


W

Wycinanki: Polish Papercuts. Barthle, Leona Wojcik . PIne Hille Press, 1994.

Wake Up, Big Barn. Chitwood, Suzanne Tanner (Chitwood, Suzanne Tanner illus.). Unknown, 2002.

Woof. Eastus, Madalyn . Unknown, 1998.

Wycinanki: Polish Folk Paper-Cuts. Gacek, Anna Zajac . Sarmatia Publications, 1972.

Wycinanki. Golab, Marta . Unknown, 1998.

Wycinanka Ludowa. Grabowski, Jozef . Unknown, 1955.

Wycinanki: The Art of Polish Papercutting. Nowacka-Jannotta, Magdalena . CRIZMAC, Art & Cultural Educations Materials, 2003.

Winter's Tale : An Original Pop-up Journey. Sabuda, Robert (Sabuda, Robert illus.). Little Simon, Unkn.


Y

Yoshi's Feast. Kajikawa, Kimiko (Heo, Yami illus.). DK Publishing, 2000.


Z

Zoo Flakes: ABC. Howell, Will C. . Unknown, 2002.

 

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