This is a classic edition with extra features for a new generation.The illustrations are by some of the best lithographic artists of the 19th century.John Bunyan could be said to have authored one of the most influential books in the English language. But The Pilgrim's Progress is so much more than an historical vel.Bunyan's plan for his readers is for them to travel through this book as an adventure through the Christian life - retold on paper and in pictures. The story of Christian and his companions has been a favourite for generations. John Bunyan's imaginative text brings out the same, practical, necessary lessons that everyone needs to kw - both today and yesterday.Additional features and study sections have been included to help today's generation of children to understand the book. These will help you to get behind some of the characters and places that Bunyan describes. You will also learn about Bunyan himself through a 'life summary' and get some ideas on how to use this book. A small number of archaic words have been changed to modern equivalents and there is a dictionary and foottes to provide additional help.This means that Christian and Faithful talk like the medieval travellers they are, and t like modern day tourists, but you can also get what they are on about!