The perfect gift for any time of year (from Christmas to christenings), this enchanting collection of nursery rhymes is illustrated with stunning artwork by Dorothy M. Wheeler from 1916 and features a foreword by former Children's Laureate Chris Riddell.
This stunning hardback is a must-have for any child's book case, with gorgeous vintage artwork from Enid Blyton's original illustrator to decorate nursery favourites including Little Jack Horner, Jack and Jill and Humpty Dumpty.
Dorothy M. Wheeler (1891-1966) was an illustrator who worked primarily in watercolours and ink. She illustrated books by authors such as Enid Blyton and Anne MacDonald and the artwork in this book was one of her first published projects. Chris Riddell is a much loved illustrator and acclaimed political cartoonist. He won the 2013 Costa Children's Book Prize for Goth Girl and has won the Nestle Gold Award and two Kate Greenaway Medals. He is co-creator of the hugely successful New York Times bestseller The Edge Chronicles.