A CHILDREN'S PICTURE BOOK FOR THE FRENCH RED CROSS - A WWI Fundraiser: 17 Fairy Tales, Poems, Songs and Stories from Around the World

A CHILDREN'S PICTURE BOOK FOR THE FRENCH RED CROSS - A WWI Fundraiser: 17 Fairy Tales, Poems, Songs and Stories from Around the World

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Edmund Dulac (22 October 1882 – 25 May 1953) was a naturalised British magazine illustrator, book illustrator and stamp designer. Born in Toulouse he studied law but later turned to the study of art at the École des Beaux-Arts.
He moved to London early in the 20th century and in 1905 received his first commission to illustrate the novels of the Bronte Sisters. During World War I, Dulac produced relief books, of which “A Picture-Book for the French Red Cross” is one.

In this volume are 17 illustrated fairy tales, songs, poems and stories for children selected from around the world. Herein you will find the stories like:
The Story Of The Bird Feng
Young Rousselle
Laylá And Majnún
The Nightingale
Three Kings Of Orient
Sindbad The Sailor
The Little Seamstress
The Real Princess
My Lisette
The Chilly Lover
The Story Of Aucassin And Nicolette
Blue Beard
Cerberus, The Black Dog Of Hades
The Lady Badoura
The Sleeper Awakened
Jusef And Asenath:

When, after the war the deluxe children's book market shrank he turned to magazine illustrations among other ventures. He designed banknotes during World War II and postage stamps, most notably those which heralded the beginning of Queen Elizabeth II's reign.

10% of the publisher’s profit will be donated to charities supporting wounded returned servicemen.
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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9788829542499
Publisher: Abela Publishing
Publication date: 11/02/2018
Sold by: StreetLib SRL
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 13 MB
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