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Now back in print after a long hiatus, this title was first published the same year as Curious George. Illustrations show different landscapes and people who need to get to faraway destinations. Children guess the means of transportation to be used and find the answer under the flap.
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Hans Augusto Rey was born in Hamburg, Germany in 1898. As a child, he spent much of his free time in that city's famous Hagenbeck Zoo drawing animals. After serving in the army during World War I, he studied philology and natural science at the University of Hamburg. He then married Margret Rey and they moved to Montmartre for four years. The manuscript for the first Curious George books was one of the few items the Reys carried with them on their bicycles when they escaped from Paris in 1940. Eventually, they made their way to the United States, and Curious George was published in 1941. Curious George has been published in many languages, including French, German, Japanese, Afrikaans, and Norwegian. Additional Curious George books followed, as well as such other favorites as CECILY G. AND THE NINE MONKEYS and FIND THE CONSTELLATIONS.
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Book Description Chatto & Windus Ltd, 1976. Condition: Good. No Jacket. H. A. Rey (illustrator). 24pp, 6 x 5 inches, inscription, scribble on one page, spiral book with fold-up-technique. Seller Inventory # 3752
Book Description Bodley Head Children's Books, 1951. Condition: Good. Ships from the UK. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Seller Inventory # GRP97657328