Description - Classic Nursery Rhymes by Chris Riddell
Featuring gorgeous vintage artwork from Enid Blyton's illustrator Dorothy M. Wheeler this book of classic nursery rhymes is the perfect gift. Original artwork from 1916 illustrates nursery favourites including Little Jack Horner, Jack and Jill and Humpty Dumpty. This stunning hardback is a must-have for every child's bookcase. Includes a foreword by Children's Laureate Chris Riddell.
Buy Classic Nursery Rhymes by Chris Riddell from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
(275mm x 205mm x mm)
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Country of Publication:
Book Reviews - Classic Nursery Rhymes by Chris Riddell
Author Biography - Chris Riddell
Dorothy M. Wheeler (1891-1966) was an illustrator who worked primarily in watercolours and ink. She illustrated books by authors such as Enid Blyton and Anne MacDonald and the artwork in this book was one of her first published projects.
Chris Riddell is a much loved illustrator and acclaimed political cartoonist. He won the 2013 Costa Children's Book Prize for Goth Girl and has won the Nestle Gold Award and two Kate Greenaway Medals. He is co-creator of the hugely successful New York Times bestseller The Edge Chronicles.