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LOTUS SEEDS:  CHILDREN, PICTURES, AND BOOKS., Brown, Marcia.

Author Name    Brown, Marcia.

Title   LOTUS SEEDS: CHILDREN, PICTURES, AND BOOKS.

Binding   Hard Cover

Book Condition   Very Good

Jacket Condition   Very Good

Edition   First Edition

Publisher   New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1986

ISBN Number    0684184907 / 9780684184906

Illustrator   Marcia Brown.

Seller ID   29338

216 pp, 8vo (8 1/2" H). B&w illustrations. "In the course of thirty-five years, the eminent American artist Marcia Brown has written and spoken eloquently concerning children, pictures, and books. This volume brings together thirteen of those major statements, including her three Caldecott acceptance speeches, as well as a moving memoir of her first editor, Alice Dalgliesh. The reader will find here astute comments on books published for children during the past three decades, glimpses of Marcia Brown's early years as a teacher and a storyteller in the New York Public Library, observations about her own techniques and media and her experiences in bookmaking, her beliefs about art for children, and warm recollections about people who have touched her life. 'Lotus Seeds' will have a permanent place on the shelves of professionals who work with children and with books as well as of parents and others who are introducing children to the best in illustrated books." Minor wrinkling at top of spine. Dust jacket is price-clipped, has minor edge wrinklimg, minor browning.

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LOTUS SEEDS:  CHILDREN, PICTURES, AND BOOKS., Brown, Marcia.
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PICTURE TALES FROM THE RUSSIAN., Carrick, Valery.  Translated by Nevill Forbes.
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THE NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS / A CHRISTMAS CAROL (ABRIDGED BY JANE PARKER RESNICK) / ERNEST NISTER'S YULETIDE DELIGHTS / ERNEST NISTER'S SNOWY DAYS.  FOUR SMALL XMAS BOOKS (3 1/4" - 3 7/8" H.), Moore, Clement C.; Dickens, Charles; Strong, Stacie.
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THE SECRET WORLD OF THE FLOWER FAIRIES., Barker, Cicely Mary.
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CELTIC TALES., Chmelova, Elena.  Foreword by Frank Delaney.
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THE NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS., Moore, Clement C.
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WABENO THE MAGICIAN.  (THE SEQUEL TO "TOMMY-ANNE AND THE THREE HEARTS".), Wright, Mabel Osgood.
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