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Salisbury, Martin

Works: 73 works in 183 publications in 3 languages and 7,143 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  History  Illustrated works  Fiction  Lists  Miscellanea  Fantasy fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Composer
Classifications: NC965, 741.642
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Publications about Martin Salisbury
Publications by Martin Salisbury
Most widely held works by Martin Salisbury
Illustrating children's books : creating pictures for publication by Martin Salisbury( Book )
20 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 998 libraries worldwide
"The art of illustration for children has a long and rich tradition, and for generations has been loved by countless readers. Illustrating Children's Books shows you how to create beautiful artwork for children. It examines the approaches taken by advanced-level students and leading artists, and describes how their ideas evolve from start to finish. Book jacket."--Jacket
Children's picturebooks : the art of visual storytelling by Martin Salisbury( Book )
17 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 949 libraries worldwide
Children's picturebooks are the very first books we encounter, and they form an important, constantly evolving, and dynamic sector of the publishing world. But what does it take to create a successful picturebook for children? In seven chapters, this book covers the key stages of conceiving a narrative, creating a visual language and developing storyboards and design of a picturebook. The book includes interviews with leading children's picturebook illustrators, as well as case studies of their work. The picturebooks and artists featured hail from Australia, Belgium, Cuba, France, Germany, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Singapore, South Korea, Spain, Taiwan, the UK and the USA. In this publication, Martin Salisbury and Morag Styles introduce us to the world of children's picturebooks, providing a solid background to the industry while exploring the key concepts and practices that have gone into the creation of successful picturebooks
The secret room by Hazel Townson( Book )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 381 libraries worldwide
When Adam enters a secret cupboard at his school, he is transported through time to 1942, into the middle of a World War II air raid
Queen Victoria by Dorothy Turner( Book )
2 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 361 libraries worldwide
A biography of the nineteenth-century British monarch whose sixty-three year reign over one-quarter of the world's population covered a period of great industrial and social change
Mary, Queen of Scots by Dorothy Turner( Book )
2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 347 libraries worldwide
A brief biography of Mary Stuart, tracing the events which led her to political exile and death in England
Richard the Lionhearted by Joanne Jessop( Book )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 337 libraries worldwide
A biography of Richard the Lionhearted, King of England, who was a famous crusader and knight
Queen Elizabeth I by Dorothy Turner( Book )
3 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and held by 323 libraries worldwide
Follows the life of the strong-willed queen who brought new stability and vitality to England in the sixteenth century. The life story of Elizabeth I, the queen who led England from division and unrest to peace and prosperity
Play pen : new children's book illustration by Martin Salisbury( Book )
11 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 322 libraries worldwide
This book showcases some of the most interesting work emerging within children's book illustration from a range of cultural backgrounds. It examines trends in use of media - both digital and traditional - and discusses the variety of approaches to the subject
Leonardo and the Renaissance by Nathaniel Harris( Book )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 317 libraries worldwide
Traces the life of the Italian artist and introduces the world of Renaissance Italy where, during the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries, a great flowering of art, culture, and learning took place
The destruction of Pompeii by Michael Rosen( Book )
2 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 277 libraries worldwide
Describes the destruction of Pompeii by the eruption of Vesuvius in A.D. 79 and what its rediscovery and excavation has revealed about daily life in the Roman Empire
Supernatural stories ( Book )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 276 libraries worldwide
A collection of classic and contemporary stories by such authors as Ray Bradbury, Saki, Rudyard Kipling, and Margaret Mahy, all featuring supernatural themes
100 great children's picture books by Martin Salisbury( Book )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 221 libraries worldwide
This unashamed visual feast celebrates the best designed and illustrated picturebooks from around the world over the past one hundred years. Each book is a creation of genius and inventiveness, and their design and illustration represent such diverse trends as the Russian Constructivists, Italian Futurists, and Postwar Neo-romantics. They are also mirrors of their times, reflecting social concerns from a child's and family's perspectives throughout the twentieth and into the twenty-first century
Winston Churchill by Brian Williams( Book )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 215 libraries worldwide
A biography concentrating on the childhood of the British statesman, soldier, and historian
People in history by Fiona Macdonald( Book )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 213 libraries worldwide
Who invented chocolate? What was the Long March? You'll find the answers to these and more than 100 other questions inside
Bungee hero by Julie Bertagna( Book )
7 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and Welsh and held by 191 libraries worldwide
Are you afraid of high places? Adam is terrified of them. So why then would he do a bungee jump to earn money for charity? It is only after old Mr Haddock tells him his sad story that Adam decides to have a go. But will he just be too scared to do it? Suggested level: primary, intermediate
The innocent prisoner by Kwasi Koranteng( Book )
3 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in English and held by 58 libraries worldwide
Brakwa waits at the airport and cocaine is found in his suitcase and he must prove that he is innocent
Lloyd George and the First World War by Stewart Ross( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 53 libraries worldwide
Moonmallow smoothie by Philip Wooderson( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
Size twelve by Robert Westall( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
Gymnastics by Caroline Plaisted( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Provides an introduction to gymnastics, with advice on finding a club, warming up, basic skills, using apparatus, rhythmic gymnastics, and the new gym sports such as sports acrobatics. Suggested level: primary, intermediate, junior secondary
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English (87)
Spanish (4)
Welsh (1)
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