limited edition prints and original illustrations
There are 150 rhymes in this collection, from countries all over the English-speaking world, including Great Britain, USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Ghana, South Africa and the Caribbean. This comprehensive collection contains all the best-loved nursery rhymes, but also some new discoveries, and vibrant rhymes from Native American, First Nation, Inuit and Maori cultures.
Each double-page spread is illustrated by a different artist, who has donated his or her work to the Collection or Archive at Seven Stories, Britain`s National Centre for Children`s Books.
With 76 featured artists, this is a star-studded roll call of international award-winners and world-class bestselling illustrators, as well as young emerging talent from England, Scotland, Wales, Ireland, USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Jamaica, Ghana and South Africa.
Title Over the Hills and Far Away: A Treasury of Nursery Rhymes from Around the World
Author Collected by: Elizabeth Hammill
Illustrator 76 featured artists including: Gus Gordon, Shaun Tan, Ann James, Bruce Whatley, Bob Graham and Robert Ingpen
Publisher Frances Lincoln Publishers Ltd
NB: two books, one postage charge. Select ‘no postage’ when ordering second book.