|Author:||Anne Grahame Johnstone,Charles Kingsley|
|Title:||The Water Babies (Wonder Colour Series)|
|Format:||rtf docx txt mobi|
|ePUB size:||1214 kb|
|FB2 size:||1921 kb|
|DJVU size:||1133 kb|
|Category:||Fairy Tales Folk Tales and Myths|
|Publisher:||AWARD PUBLICATIONS LTD; 1st Edition edition (1986)|
The Water-Babies by Charles Kingsley Unabridged 1863 Original Version. Age Range: 5 - 6 years. Series: Award Gift Books " appeared. Kingsley was probably aware of how the controversial concept of evolution impacted both the belief in a divine being and the concept of creation by a higher power.
A more modern illustrator is Anne Grahame Johnstone with her superb use of colour covering the entire page. However, for some (including me), the favourite has to be the illustrations by Jessie Willcox Smith (1916). The 12 colour plates are beautifully drawn and, for me, capture the real essence of a water-baby. At the time of writing we have in stock at Stella Books a beautiful copy of 'The Water Babies' illustrated by Jessie Willcox Smith. Submitted by Joanne Hill.
The Water Babies is a classic tale written in the 1860s. It tells the story of the Tom the chimney sweep. This is a lovely vintage hardback picture book for children. The Water Babies by Charles Kingsley is illustrated Anne Grahame Johnstone. The Water Babies is a classic tale written in the 1860's. Condition: Very good. Minor shelf wear only. Silk Ribbon Embroidery Roses - Sampler series Book three - Merrilyn Heazlewood.
The twins were born in 1928 to successful British portraitist and costume designer Doris Zinkeisen and her husband, Captain Edward Grahame Johnstone.
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The Water Babies, A Fairy Tale for a Land Baby to give the book its complete title tells the story of Tom, a young orphan chimney-sweep in Victorian London. Tom is apprenticed to the mean Mr Grimes, who employs such children to work in inhuman and often dangerous conditions, sweeping out the chimneys of large houses. First published in 1863, The Water Babies by Rev Charles Kingsley became a Victorian children's classic along with . Barrie's Peter Pan and Lewis Caroll's Alice books. It is an endearing and entertaining novel that can equally be enjoyed by adult readers as well. However, it fell out of favor in later years since it contained many ideas that are considered politically incorrect and offensive today from a humanitarian perspective.
Anne Grahame Johnstone is a published author and an illustrator of children's books.
The Johnstone sisters' popularity took off in the early 1950s, when they were noticed by publishers and acquired a growing reputation as talented illustrators. They always worked together, passing drawintgs back and forth across their studio until both twins were satisfied with the final. The Water Babies by Charles Kingsley by Chez.
Anne anderson the water babies charles kingsley nelson c 1915 rare book. The Truth Seeking Music Makers. 2nd from a series of 4 books published by blackie,each book had 8 colour plates,all by anne. anne andersons plates in the ward wonder book picture annuals.