By: Carle, Eric. (Leonard S. Marcus; Ann Beneduce; Dr. Viktor Christen; Takeshi Matsumoto.)

Price: $25.00 USD

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Book Condition: Near Fine

125 pp, 11 1/4" H. "Eric Carle is one of the world's most beloved artists of children's books. Creator of the classic 'The Very Hungry Caterpillar', he has captured the imagination of millions of children and adults with his bold, colorful collage illustrations. (His) life and work are explored in this comprehensive portrait that includes: more than sixty full-color illustrations from his books; artwork from his student days; a moving autobiographical account of his life, with photographs; anecdotal reflections by Ann Beneduce, his longtime friend and editor of 'The Very Hungry Caterpillar'; essays on the power of his art by his German publisher, Viktor Christen, and Takeshi Matsumoto, curator of the Chihiro Iwasaki Museum in Tokyo; (the text of) an insightful speech by Eric Carle originally given at the Children's Literature Center in the Library of Congress; a photographic essay on how he creates his collages; a full-color illustrated bibliography of all of his books." Tiny dent on bottom of rear board. Dust jacket has some very light edge wrinkling - mainly at top/bottom of spine and flap-folds, yellowing on flaps and at top edge.


Author Name: Carle, Eric. (Leonard S. Marcus; Ann Beneduce; Dr. Viktor Christen; Takeshi Matsumoto.)

Illustrator: Eric Carle.

Categories: Childrens, Art - Book Illustration/Illustrators, Books About Books,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, Philomel: 1996

ISBN Number: 039922937X

ISBN Number 13: 9780399229374

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 27805

Keywords: Picture Books, Illustrated, Illustrators, American, United States, Very Hungry Caterpillar, Brown Bear, Do You Want to be My Friend, Grouchy Ladybug, Fridolin Krauss, Hermit Crab, First Books, Bill Martin Jr., Little Cloud, Karl Oelschlager, Schwenningen, Grmany, Stuttgart, Syracuse, New York, Very Busy Spider, Very Lonely Firefly, Mixed-up Chameleon.,