Monday, August 20, 2012

Dean's Gift Book of Prayers for Children- Illustrated by Janet and Anne Grahame Johnstone

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Another amazing book illustrated by Janet and Anne Grahame Johnstone for you.  They were twins - Janet drew the animals and Anne drew the period costumes.  They illustrated more than 100 books.  Before my 15-month old baby daughter was born, I used mod-podge to mount some pictures that I took out of my second copy of the Dean/Johnstones book of Mother Goose - I didn't post those pictures on that blog post at the time so I will post them here.  As you can see they are not actually on the wall of the nursery as they are supposed to be yet!!  I really must get around to doing that ...


Linking to The Children's Bookshelf

6 comments:

  1. Wow, those illustrations are amazing. They have a neat glow to them.

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  2. I own Dean's fairy tales and Dean's book of Nursery Rhymes- but this one I have not seen before. I can NOT get enough of their illustrations. TO DIE FOR!

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  3. The hair! The hair! That curly hair, it's just so retro. Thanks for linking up to The Children's Bookshelf.

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  4. Love this! I have five or six Janet and Anne Grahame Johnstone books!

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