Randolph Caldecott: 8 Picture Books for Children, illustrated

Randolph Caldecott: 8 Picture Books for Children, illustrated

by Randolph Caldecott
     
 

This collection includes: The Diverting History of John Gilpin, The House that Jack Built, An Elegy on the Death of a Mad Dog, The Babes inthe Wood, The Three Jovial Huntsmen, Sing a Song for Sixpence, The Queen of Hearts, and the Farmer's Boy. Some of the illustrations, by Caldecott, are in color, others are black and white. According to Wikipedia:

Overview

This collection includes: The Diverting History of John Gilpin, The House that Jack Built, An Elegy on the Death of a Mad Dog, The Babes inthe Wood, The Three Jovial Huntsmen, Sing a Song for Sixpence, The Queen of Hearts, and the Farmer's Boy. Some of the illustrations, by Caldecott, are in color, others are black and white. According to Wikipedia: "Randolph Caldecott (22 March 1846 - 12 February 1886) was a British artist and illustrator, born in Chester. The Caldecott Medal was named in his honor. He exercised his art chiefly in book illustrations. His abilities as an artist were promptly and generously recognized by the Royal Academy. Caldecott greatly influenced illustration of children's books during the nineteenth century. Two books illustrated by him, priced at a shilling each, were published every Christmas for eight years."

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781455429981
Publisher:
B&R Samizdat Express
Publication date:
10/15/2012
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
28 MB
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This product may take a few minutes to download.
Age Range:
4 - 8 Years

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