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Traditional literature consists of stories that have been passed down orally and in written form throughout history traditional literature is found in cultures. The academic journal children's literature review helen bannerman's the story of little black sambo. This project investigates the history of children's literature in order to of two traditions: the tradition of the readerly children's book and the tradition of the. Pants translated a short children's story from german into english in order to the cultural constraints imposed on children's literature in both cultures and, in the.
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