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    Illustrated Children's Books eBook ✓ Illustrated Books goes back and visits the history of children s books, looking at the design and characters of these well loved tales It takes us on a visual journey of the development of children s illustrations throughout the ages, the notion of childhood , historical facts and the design and illustration of these memorable books Includes a foreword by the current Children s Laureate Anthony BrowneFrom classics such as John Tenniel s Alice in Wonderland and Winnie the Pooh, to well known illustrators such as Quentin Blake, this book explores the cover design, character illustration and interiors of these well loved stories With commentary from some of the most renowned illustrators of the day, the book examines the iconic design of children s illustrated storytelling and provides background information on the authors and illustrators Illustrated Children s Books features perennial favourites such as Dr Seuss, Miffy, Eric Carle s The Hungry Caterpillar, Maurice Sendak s Where the Wild Things Are as well as recent successes such as Oliver Jeffers The Incredible Book Eating BoyWith essays from Peter Hunt and Lisa Sainsbury Peter Hunt is the Professor Emeritus in Children s Literature at Cardiff University and awarded the International Brothers Grimm Award for services to children s literature inLisa Sainsbury is based at the National Centre for Research in Children s Literature at Roehampton University."/>
  • Hardcover
  • 240
  • Illustrated Children's Books
  • Peter Hunt
  • English
  • 18 October 2018
  • 190615581X

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Illustrated Children's BooksIllustrated Children's Books eBook ✓ Illustrated illustrated book, children's pdf, books mobile, Illustrated Children's mobile, Illustrated Children's BooksIllustrated Children's Books PDF/EPUBIllustrated Children s Books is a detailed look into the design Illustrated Children's eBook ↠ and stories of children s books, focusing on the well known illustrators and characters that have influenced readers of all ages Illustrated Children s Books goes back and visits the history of children s books, looking at the design and characters of these well loved tales It takes us on a visual journey of the development of children s illustrations throughout the ages, the notion of childhood , historical facts and the design and illustration of these memorable books Includes a foreword by the current Children s Laureate Anthony BrowneFrom classics such as John Tenniel s Alice in Wonderland and Winnie the Pooh, to well known illustrators such as Quentin Blake, this book explores the cover design, character illustration and interiors of these well loved stories With commentary from some of the most renowned illustrators of the day, the book examines the iconic design of children s illustrated storytelling and provides background information on the authors and illustrators Illustrated Children s Books features perennial favourites such as Dr Seuss, Miffy, Eric Carle s The Hungry Caterpillar, Maurice Sendak s Where the Wild Things Are as well as recent successes such as Oliver Jeffers The Incredible Book Eating BoyWith essays from Peter Hunt and Lisa Sainsbury Peter Hunt is the Professor Emeritus in Children s Literature at Cardiff University and awarded the International Brothers Grimm Award for services to children s literature inLisa Sainsbury is based at the National Centre for Research in Children s Literature at Roehampton University.


About the Author: Peter Hunt

Illustrated Children's Books eBook ✓ Illustrated illustrated book, children's pdf, books mobile, Illustrated Children's mobile, Illustrated Children's BooksIllustrated Children's Books PDF/EPUBPeter Hunt born is a British scholar who is Professor Illustrated Children's eBook ↠ Emeritus in Children s Literature at Cardiff UniversityHunt s books include works of criticism, novels, and stories for younger children The Children s Literature courses that he ran at Cardiff were the first to treat children s literature as a subject of academic study in the UK He has lectured on the subject at over universities in countries, from Finland to New Zealand the International Society for the Fantastic in the Arts presented him with its Distinguished Scholarship Award in , and he won the International Brothers Grimm Award for services to children s literature from the Institute for Children s Literature, OsakaHe has edited or is editing the Oxford University Press World s Classics editions of Bevis, Alice s Adventures in Wonderland, and The Wind in the Willows His books have been translated into Arabic, Chinese, Danish, Persian, Greek, Japanese, Korean, and Portuguese.