Contemporary Illustrators of Children's Books

Mahony, Bertha E. And Elinor Whitney

Published by The Bookshop for Boys and Girls, Boston, 1930
Condition: Near Fine Hardcover
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Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good + +. ix, 135 pp, introduction, Contemporary Book Illustration by Lynd Ward; The Illustrators; The German Group by Frances MacIntosh Schwandt; Avant-Gardes and Traditions in France by Esther Avrill. Past Influences: The Bewicks: Thomas and John by Wilbur Macey Stone; The Fairies Come into Their Own: George Cruikshank, Richard Doyle, Hohn Tenniel and Arthur Hughes by Jacqueline Overton; "Tuppence Colored": Walter Crane, Randolph Caldercott and Kate Greenaway by Jacqueline Overton; The Brandywine Tradition: Howard Pyle and N. C, Wyeth by Dudley Cammett Lunt; about Lovat Fraser by Rachel Field; appendix. Compiled by Bertha E. Mahony and Elinor Whitney. The Bookshop for Boys and Girls, Women's Educational and Indusgtrial Union: First Edition with color and b&w illsutrations throughout, 1930. Not Price Clipped. Some small chips along top edge and very small chips along bottom edge spine dj with a few small closed tears to same. Age-toning to text block edges, else, Pristine, no wear. Clean, tight and strong binding with no underlining, highlighting or marginalia. Brown cloth with gilt embossed illusration on front board, black title plate with gilt lettering to spine. Size: 4to. Bookseller Inventory # 003468

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Title: Contemporary Illustrators of Children's ...

Publisher: The Bookshop for Boys and Girls, Boston

Publication Date: 1930

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition:Near Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good + +

Edition: First Edition.

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