Rip Van Winkle - Illustrated by Arthur Rackham

Rip Van Winkle - Illustrated by Arthur Rackham

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Overview

Pook Press celebrates the great Golden Age of Illustration in children's literature. Many of the earliest children's books, particularly those dating back to the 1850s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. Pook Press are working to republish these classic works in affordable, high quality, colour editions, using the original text and artwork so these works can delight another generation of children. Arthur Rackham (1867-1939) was one of the premier illustrators of the early 20th Century. He illustrated many books, the first of which was published in 1893. Throughout his career he had developed a very individual style that is was to influence a whole generation of children, artists and other illustrators. His haunting humour and dreamlike romance adds to the enchantment and fantasy of children's literature.

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ISBN-13: 9781447449195
Publisher: Pook Press
Publication date: 04/23/2012
Pages: 114
Product dimensions: 7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.31(d)

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