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Peter Spier

Author, Illustrator

(1927 - )

Peter Spier

Peter Spier is a Dutch-born American illustrator and writer who has created more than thirty children’s books.



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And So My Garden Grows (1969)

A collection of nursery rhymes that tell the tale of two children as they wander through towns and palaces of nineteenth-century Italy.

Author(s): Peter Spier
Illustrator(s): Peter Spier

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Best in Children’s Books Volume 12 (1958)

A collection of stories, poems and articles some of which have new illustrations.

Author(s): Lewis Carroll
Et al
Illustrator(s): Edward Shenton
Peter Spier
John Tenniel
Leonard Weisgard
Et al

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Best in Children’s Books Volume 19A (1967)

An assortment of stories, poems and articles, some of which have new illustrations. In this later edition, Flipper to the Rescue substitutes for Rip Van Winkle.

Author(s): Margery Williams Bianco
Charles E. Carryl
Eleanor Estes
Helen Dean Fish
Frances Clarke Sayers
Et al
Illustrator(s): Paul Galdone
Robin Jacques
Grace Paull
Peter Spier
Et al

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Best in Children’s Books Volume 22 (1959)

A collection of stories, poems and articles, many of which have new illustrations.

Author(s): James Baldwin
Eugene Field
Grace Paull
Et al
Illustrator(s): Henry C. Pitz
Peter Spier
Et al

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Best in Children’s Books Volume 30 (1960)

A compendium of stories, poems and articles, some of which have new illustrations.

Author(s): Laura Bannon
Rose Fyleman
Charles Kingsley
Charles Perrault
Et al
Illustrator(s): Adrienne Adams
Paul Galdone
Robin Jacques
Peter Spier
Et al

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Bill’s Service Station (1981)

It’s a busy day at the service station.

Author(s): Peter Spier
Illustrator(s): Peter Spier

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The Book of Jonah (1985)

The Lord summons Jonah to go to Ninevah. After a detour through the belly of a whale he finally arrives.

Author(s): Peter Spier
Illustrator(s): Peter Spier

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Bored - Nothing to Do! (1978)

Two brothers decide to build an airplane -- and it flies!

Author(s): Peter Spier
Illustrator(s): Peter Spier

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Bored - Nothing to Do! (1978)

Two brothers decide to build an airplane and it works!

Author(s): Peter Spier
Illustrator(s): Peter Spier

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Boy Overboard! (1961)

Peter goes on his first voyage aboard the San Andres and has more adventures than he bargained for.

Author(s): Captain George H. Grant
Illustrator(s): Peter Spier

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The Cow Who Fell in the Canal (1957)

Hendrika the cow is bored. When she falls into the canal, she climbs onto a scow and floats down to the city.

Author(s): Phyllis Krasilovsky
Illustrator(s): Peter Spier

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Crash! Bang! Boom! (1972)

Pictures of sounds.

Author(s): Peter Spier
Illustrator(s): Peter Spier

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The Creation (1983)

In the beginning God made heaven and earth. An illustrated telling of the first seven days.

Author(s): Peter Seymour
Illustrator(s): Peter Spier

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Dreams (1986)

A book of cloud pictures.

Author(s): Peter Spier
Illustrator(s): Peter Spier

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