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Shapes and Adventures. A book about Pictures

£39.99

Product description

In this new picture book for young people Geoffrey and Jane Grigson insist that all good pictures offer adventures in seeing. The adventures are old and modern, fact and fantasy. Picasso turns a girl into a flower. A great emperor, in a 16th century miniature, gives a picnic by a blue mountain lake. Miro presents a carnival of music-loving cats and birds, fish and instincts.

Some shelf wear.
Writing and library stamps/papers on first page

Item details

Author(s):
Geoffrey and Jane Grigson
Condition:
Fair
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
John Marshbank Limited
Title:
Shapes and Adventures. A book about Pictures

Standard UK Delivery £3.95 per order

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About this item

In this new picture book for young people Geoffrey and Jane Grigson insist that all good pictures offer adventures in seeing. The adventures are old and modern, fact and fantasy. Picasso turns a girl into a flower. A great emperor, in a 16th century miniature, gives a picnic by a blue mountain lake. Miro presents a carnival of music-loving cats and birds, fish and instincts.

Some shelf wear.
Writing and library stamps/papers on first page

Author(s):
Geoffrey and Jane Grigson
Condition:
Fair
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
John Marshbank Limited
Title:
Shapes and Adventures. A book about Pictures

Delivery & returns

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