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Graeme and the dragon

Naomi Mitchison

Graeme and the dragon

by Naomi Mitchison

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Published by Faber and Faber in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

NCBEL, IV, 674.

Statementby Naomi Mitchison ; illustrated by Pauline Baynes.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.M699 Gr
The Physical Object
Pagination122 p. :
Number of Pages122
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6167790M
ISBN 100851970176
LC Control Number54044284
OCLC/WorldCa9275513

  Having whet your appetite, move on to the meat of the book, in which Graeme Aymer discusses the origins, influences and attraction of dragons and fantasy art. Alongside this, discover artworks by a host of exciting artists, some well-established and some newly blazing a trail, but all with their own distinct style – including Alan Lathwell Brand: Flame Tree. With tongue planted firmly in cheek, Base (Animalia) poses as the Victorian scientist Rowland W. Greasebeam, (Serpentology), , to serve up this .

  His paternal grandmother was the novelist Naomi Mitchison, whose fantasy book Graeme and the Dragon (), featured her then year old grandson as the : Telegraph Obituaries.   The Reluctant Dragon is a funny story of bravery, friendship and derring-do. This children’s classic is made even more collectable thanks to the beautiful illustrations by E.H. Shepard, the artist behind the original illustrations for The Wind in the Willows and the man who drew Winnie-the-Pooh/5().

  The fish that live in the pond beneath the dragon-moon are happy. They know the moon will keep them safe. But it was not always like this There was a time when they looked to the skies with fear. About the Author. Graeme Base is one of the world's leading creators of picture books.5/5(2). Graeme Base; Graeme Base (primary author only) Author division. Graeme Base is currently considered a "single author." If one or more works are by a distinct, homonymous authors, go ahead and split the author. Includes. Graeme Base is composed of 3 names. .


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As with all the books of Graeme Base, the illustrations are fantastic. I bought "Discovery of Dragons" for my two little girls who loved "Animalia" and "Eleventh Hour." My girls are two Graeme and the dragon book four and the only problem with "Dragons" is that the text is a little long on each page/5(23).

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Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Dragon's Den: The Metaframe War: Book /5(12). The Discovery of Dragons is authored and illustrated by Graeme Base and acts as a small compendium on dragons from around the world through the ages.

It is written in the format of letters found from "dragon explorers" about their experiences and run-ins with these magical and sometimes deadly creatures/5. Buy a cheap copy of Discovery of Dragons book by Graeme Base.

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An Arch Magus dies, only to find himself in the body of a young man in a medieval kingdom. He finds out that he is the second son of a Duke, exiled to a desolated town by his own family. Embellishing colorplates that appeared in a calendar, and with his tongue resolutely in cheek, Base (The Sign of the Seahorse,etc.) narrates a mock-scientific treatise on serpentology in the voice of Victorian scientist Rowland W.

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Graeme Base, the author/illustrator, is also known as Rowland W. Greasebeam in this book **wink**wink. This book consists of the tongue-in-cheek observations of four old-time explorers of the world that happen upon dragons during their explorations/5(33).

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Graeme Base is a legendary British-Australian writer and illustrator. Generations of children have grown up enthralled by his creations, including Animalia (awarded the Children Book Council’s Picture Book of the Year Honour Book in ) and The Eleventh Hour (awarded the same prize in ).

His other works include Grandma Lived in Gooligulch (), The Sign of the Seahorse (), The. Bestseller Graeme Base harks back to his classic New York Times bestselling solve-the-mystery story The Eleventh Hour in an all-new book that will “puzzle” and entice young readers.

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They're sort of more wrapped up, aren't they, in European mythology. GRAEME BASE: I think that's right, yeah. Yeah, well the dragon stuff all started when I first read The Hobbit, and my early dragons were always Smaug, the huge baddie from that book. Dragon Art Inspiration & Technique in Fantasy Art by Graeme Aymer Foreword by John Howe ISBN: Has a little rip on the back of the dust jacket but otherwise its in great Rating: % positive.

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