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Peter Pan : A Classic Illustrated Edition - J. M. Barrie

Peter Pan : A Classic Illustrated Edition


Published: 1st August 2000
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RRP $39.95

One of the most beloved stories of all time, this retelling of Peter Pan is accompanied by classic by illustrations by famous 19th- and 20th-century children's books illustrators, such as F.D. Bedford, Arthur Rackham and Margaret Tarrant.

About the Author

Cooper Edens is an author and illustrator who lives in Seattle, Washington. His other books include The Night Before Christmas, The Glorious Christmas Songbook, and Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, all published by Chronicle Books.

A lovely new edition of the famous story - written after the play (which is now appearing on Broadway). The story is carried beyond the action of the play as Mrs. Darling is disposed of in a sentence, Wendy grows up, marries and has a daughter who takes care of Peter's spring house cleaning now that Wendy has become caught up in the tragic earth-bound disenchantment of adulthood. And Wendy's daughter, too, grows up and has a daughter who visits Peter in Neverland - "and thus it will go on, so long as children are gay and innocent and heartless". (Kirkus Reviews)

ISBN: 9780811822978
ISBN-10: 0811822974
Series: A classic illustrated edition
Audience: Children
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 173
Published: 1st August 2000
Dimensions (cm): 28.0 x 21.0  x 2.6
Weight (kg): 0.898