‘ A Wonder Book for Girls and Boys / by Nathaniel Hawthorne, with 60 Designs by Walter Crane.’
1st Edition published 1892 by Osgood , Mcllvaine & co, 210 pages, used and in good condition. Very clean inside and with 60 stunning full-page illustrations in colour by Walter Crane. Walter Crane (born August 15, 1845 - died March 14, 1915) was an English artist and illustrator.
Walter Crane was a close friend of artist William Morris, a fellow socialist, who also shared his artistic views. Together with William Morris, Walter Crane was a leader in the Art Nouveau and the Arts and Crafts artistic movements. Despite his versatility as an artist and the wide range of his subject matter, Walter Crane was always best known as a children's book illustrator. His contemporaries included fellow illustrators Kate Greenaway and Randolph Caldecott
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