By: Brown, Marcia.

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Book Condition: Very Good

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.


Author Name: Brown, Marcia.

Illustrator: Marcia Brown.

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

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1986

ISBN Number: 0684184907

ISBN Number 13: 9780684184906

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 29338

Keywords: Children's books, Illustrated, Picture, Caldecott, Alice Dalgliesh, Publishing, Publishers, Teachers, Storytellers, New York Public Library, Bookmaking, Art, Illustrators, American, United States, Themes, Motives, Award winning, Librarians, Illustrated Books, Picture Books, Caldecott Medal, Caldecott Medal Winners, Art Techniques, Marcia Brown, Blaise Cendrars, Childhood, Creative Process, Design, Folklore, Anne Carroll Moore, Maurice Sendak.,