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A Children's Treasury of Milligan

£7.99

Product description

This unique anthology of Spike's poems and stories for children presents his classic children's books in a way they have never been seen before. The large format gives ample scope to make the most of Spike's own illustrations, lovingly coloured especially for this book. Spike did not regard children as small grown-ups, but as an entirely different species who live in a secret, magical world which very few adults understand. His poems were inspired by listening to his own children, and subsequently his grandchildren, and marvelling at the way they could invent new words or incorporate sound effects into their everyday language. In 'borrowing' their language, Spike created a range of poems and stories which are a delight to read to younger children, for older children to read themselves, or for grown-ups recapture some of the magic.
Appears unread.

Item details

Added value:
First Edition
Author(s):
Milligan, Spike
Condition:
Fine
Edition:
First, 1999
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1852278919
ISBN-13:
9781852278915
Number of pages:
208
Publisher:
Virgin

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About this item

This unique anthology of Spike's poems and stories for children presents his classic children's books in a way they have never been seen before. The large format gives ample scope to make the most of Spike's own illustrations, lovingly coloured especially for this book. Spike did not regard children as small grown-ups, but as an entirely different species who live in a secret, magical world which very few adults understand. His poems were inspired by listening to his own children, and subsequently his grandchildren, and marvelling at the way they could invent new words or incorporate sound effects into their everyday language. In 'borrowing' their language, Spike created a range of poems and stories which are a delight to read to younger children, for older children to read themselves, or for grown-ups recapture some of the magic.
Appears unread.

Added value:
First Edition
Author(s):
Milligan, Spike
Condition:
Fine
Edition:
First, 1999
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1852278919
ISBN-13:
9781852278915
Number of pages:
208
Publisher:
Virgin

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