(1923 - 1997)
Faith Heather Jaques was a leading illustrator of children`s books, with over one hundred titles to her name. She worked in both black and white line drawings as well as full color picture books.
Bernard the Brave (1977)
Bernard, secretary of the Mouse Prisoner’s Aid Society, and his teddy bear Algernon attempt to rescue an orphan heiress who was kidnapped by her guardian.
Kay Harker is on his way home for the Christmas holidays when he falls asleep on the train and has a wonderful adventure. This edition has been abridged.
The Old Nursery Stories (1975)
Nine classic fairy tales newly told and illustrated.
Old Peter’s Russian Tales (1971)
A collection of Russian folk tales. The “Note to the 1938 edition” has been abbreviated.
Old Peter’s Russian Tales (1974)
A collection of Russian folk tales.
The Red Fairy Book (1976)
In this the second of his fairy books, Andrew Lang does take a hand in the writing. This edition was edited by Brian Alderson who has eliminated a few stories and supplied stronger translations for others.