Helen Oxenbury a Life in Illustration

Filled with insights that span Helen Oxenbury's life -- from her early childhood through a career in children's books that started in the 1960s and is still going strong today -- here is an exquisitely designed and thoroughly entertaining ...

Helen Oxenbury  a Life in Illustration

A fascinating, beautiful, and definitive account of the life of esteemed artist Helen Oxenbury. Filled with insights that span Helen Oxenbury's life -- from her early childhood through a career in children's books that started in the 1960s and is still going strong today -- here is an exquisitely designed and thoroughly entertaining celebration of one of the finest illustrators of our time. Written by acclaimed author Leonard S. Marcus, Helen Oxenbury: A Life in Illustration is a keepsake that is sure to engage and delight everyone from scholars to art aficionados, as well as the many fans who have grown up with Helen Oxenbury's enchanting books.

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Helen Oxenbury: a Life in Illustration
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Leonard S. Marcus, Helen Oxenbury
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-04-09 - Publisher: Candlewick Press (MA)

A fascinating, beautiful, and definitive account of the life of esteemed artist Helen Oxenbury. Filled with insights that span Helen Oxenbury's life -- from her early childhood through a career in children's books that started in the 1960s and is still going strong today -- here is an exquisitely designed
Air Miles
Language: en
Pages: 32
Authors: John Burningham, Bill Salaman
Categories: Juvenile Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-06-17 - Publisher: Random House

A poignant book about new horizons and saying goodbye from best-loved creators: John Burningham and Helen Oxenbury Miles is a difficult dog who loves to ride in his motor car. He's growing older, but a new challenge awaits when he takes to the skies. A picture book of beauty, infinite
Pictured Worlds
Language: en
Pages: 416
Authors: Leonard S. Marcus
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-11-15 - Publisher: Abrams

A lavishly illustrated, large-format reference book highlighting the work of 101 essential children’s illustrators The illustrated children’s book came of age in the 18th century alongside the rising middle-class demand for economic and social advancement. Inspired by philosopher John Locke’s prescient insights into child development, London publisher John Newbery established
The Best in Children's Books
Language: en
Pages: 511
Authors: University of Chicago. Center for Children's Books
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: 1986-08 - Publisher: University of Chicago Press

Provides an annotated list of fourteen hundred of the best children's books published between 1979 and 1984
So Much!
Language: en
Pages: 40
Authors: Trish Cooke, Helen Oxenbury
Categories: Babies
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher:

Mum and the baby are at home, doing nothing spectacular, when the doorbell rings. It's Aunt Biba, and she wants to play with the baby so much. Then Uncle Didi comes, followed by practically the whole family, and they all want to hug and play with baby.