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Renowned illustrator Alan Aldridge introduced the fantastical world of the Butterfly Ball in this breathtaking modern classic. It is now available in a lavish new edition, complete with nature notes by Richard Fitter on each creature and an introduction to the life and work of Alan Aldridge.

About the Author

William Plomer was a South African novelist, literary editor, and poet.

Alan Aldridge is the British artist whose airbrush illustrations of fantasy scenes defined the graphic style of the sixties. Working with some of the greatest artists of his generation, including the Beatles and Andy Warhol, Aldridge created groundbreaking posters, book illustrations, and album covers. His debut childrens book, THE BUTTERFLY BALL AND THE GRASSHOPPER'S FEAST, won the prestigious Whitbread Childrens Book Award.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780763644222
Author:
Plomer, William
Publisher:
Templar Books
Illustrator:
Aldridge, Alan
Author:
Aldridge, Alan
Subject:
Animals - Insects Spiders etc.
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
Stories in rhyme
Subject:
Animals
Subject:
Children s Animals-Animal Stories-Insects and Spiders
Copyright:
Publication Date:
20090331
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
from K up to 12
Language:
English
Illustrations:
4-COLOR
Pages:
96
Dimensions:
10.60x9.40x.65 in. 1.73 lbs.
Age Level:
00-UP

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