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Tresselt, Alvin

Born in Passaic, New Jersey on September 30, 1916, Alvin Tresselt was a pioneer in children’s books. With his poetic prose style, he created the “mood” picture book, which relied not on plot and character but on setting and description. Many of his books were popular with teachers who wished to teach about the environment. […]