The Future of Our Children In the World of Fairy Tale 1979 w/ Many Famous Illustrators Hardcover HC Sendak Dali Ernst Miro


Title: The Future of Our Children (In the World of the Fairy Tale)

Editors: Parry D. Sorensen, Heribert J. Wuhr

Description: Oversize book. Gorgeously illustrated with many high quality color reproductions on heavy semi-gloss paper. The illustrations come from a wide, if not eclectic, variety of artists, including, but not limited to:
--Maurice Sendak
--Salvador Dali
--Max Ernst
--Pieter Breughel
--Heinrich Vogeler
--Lisbeth Zwerger
--Binette Schroeder
--Tatjana Hauptmann
--Guillermo Mordillo
--Friedrich Hechelmann
--Odilon Redon
--Joan Miro
--Wayne Anderson
The images are nearly all either full page or two-page spreads.

58 chapters, including: 4 introductory essays, 11 all picture essays, and 43 fairy tales from around the world.

"A book about fairy tales because there are fairy tale beings and fairy tales lurking in the conscious and unconscious of even the modern, sophisticated people. Could they give us a deeper look into the soul of the human child?"

9 x 12 inches.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good. Boards show light surface-wear. Gift inscription on ffep. Clean with light evidence of use.
Jacket Condition: None

Publisher: Sport and Culture, USA., Inc.
Publisher Place: n/a
Year: 1979

Pages: 196

Language: Text is English with some French parallel translations (plus three fairy tales that are only in French).

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