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- DescriptionThis is a beautiful gift book featuring original artwork from Raymond Briggs' The Swman. A boy built a Swman and the Swman came to life...This pull-out pop-up book is the perfect gift for fans of The Swman, young and old and features the beautiful artwork from Raymond Briggs' classic picture book. Raymond Briggs is one of our most respected and beloved artists. Born in Wimbledon in 1934, he studied at the Slade School of Fine Art and went on to produce a treasure trove of work. He has created characters that are w icons for generations of children, including Fungus the Bogeyman, Father Christmas and, of course, the beloved Swman. His original Mother Goose was published in 1966, it won the prestigious Kate Greenaway Award in 1967 and is w back in print over 40 years later. Raymond lives in Sussex. Look out for Raymond Briggs' original classic, The Swman as well as the new picture book The Swman and the Swdog!
- Author BiographyRaymond Briggs is one of our most respected and beloved artists. Born in Wimbledon Park in 1934, he studied at the Wimbledon School of Art and later at the Slade School of Fine Art, and went on to produce a treasure trove of work. He has created characters that are now icons for generations of children, including Fungus the Bogeyman, Father Christmas and, of course, the beloved Snowman. The biography of his parents in graphic novel form, Ethel & Ernest, became a bestseller in the UK, and an animated feature film based on the novel will be released in 2016.He has won many awards over his career including the Kurt Maschler Award, The Children's Book of the Year, Dutch Silver Pen Award, and the prestigious Kate Greenaway Award twice for his Mother Goose Nursery Treasury and Father Christmas. Raymond lives in Sussex.
- Author(s)Raymond Briggs
- PublisherPenguin Books Ltd
- Date of Publication04/09/2014
- SubjectNovelty & Activity Books
- Series TitleThe Snowman
- Country of PublicationUnited Kingdom
- Weight132 g
- Width132 mm
- Height138 mm
- Spine17 mm
- Interest AgeTo 3
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