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William Nicholson

Author, Illustrator

(1872 - 1949)

William Nicholson

Sir William Newzam Prior Nicholson was an English painter of still-life, landscape and portraits, also known for his work as a wood-engraver, illustrator, author of children’s books and designer for the theatre. The design of the original production of Peter Pan was his work.



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An Alphabet (1898)

Here are 26 color lithographs printed from woodblock by the well-known English artist.

Author(s): William Nicholson
Illustrator(s): William Nicholson

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Clever Bill (1926)

Soldier Bill Davis is left behind in Mary’s rush to be off to visit her aunt, but he manages to find a way to get to the train station ahead of her.

Author(s): William Nicholson
Illustrator(s): William Nicholson

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The Pirate Twins (1929)

Mary finds two little pirate twins on the beach and takes them home with her, but they eventually return to the sea.

Author(s): William Nicholson
Illustrator(s): William Nicholson

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The Square Book of Animals (1900)

A collection of poems and prints. Read for free online at Internet Archive.

Author(s): Arthur Waugh
Illustrator(s): William Nicholson

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The Velveteen Rabbit or, How Toys Become Real (1922)

The story of a boy and his toys, and, in particular, a stuffed rabbit. Read for free online at Internet Archive.

Author(s): Margery Williams Bianco
Illustrator(s): William Nicholson

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