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Author: Myra Cohn Livingston; Erik Blegvad; Harcourt, Brace & World publication,
Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace & World [1964] ©1964
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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A poem about a child's birthday.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Dust jackets (Binding)
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Myra Cohn Livingston; Erik Blegvad; Harcourt, Brace & World publication,
OCLC Number: 1413807
Notes: Erik Blegvad is a prolific children’s book artist renowned for illustrations whose fine-grained propriety could barely conceal the deep subversive wit at their core. A native of Denmark who had long divided his time between London and the United States, Mr. Blegvad was possessed of a style that on its surface was comfortingly Old World: He worked primarily in meticulous pen and ink, with some forays into watercolor. His illustrations, minutely observed, were characterized by elongated figures that recall the art of Edward Gorey, and by dense crosshatchings that suggest the early Maurice Sendak. Mr. Blegvad illustrated more than 100 picture books, including many by his wife, the writer and artist Lenore Blegvad. One is “This Little Pig-a-Wig and Other Rhymes About Pigs” (1978), which, with text chosen by Ms. Blegvad, was named one of the best illustrated children’s books of the year by The New York Times Book Review.
Description: 36 unnumbered pages illustrations 18 cm
Responsibility: With illus. by Erik Blegvad.

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