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Edward Ardizzone

Author, Illustrator

(1900 - 1979)

Edward Ardizzone

Edward Jeffrey Irving Ardizzone, CBE, RA (16 October 1900 – 8 November 1979) was an English artist, writer and illustrator, chiefly of children’s books.

For Tim All Alone (Oxford, 1956), which he wrote and illustrated, Ardizzone won the inaugural Kate Greenaway Medal from the Library Association, recognising the year’s best children’s book illustration by a British subject. For the 50th anniversary of the Medal (1955–2005) it was named one of the top ten winning works, selected by a panel to compose the ballot for a public election of the all-time favourite.



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The 1929 Christmas Tree Annual (1929)

An anthology for the holidays published in aid of the Children’s Country Holiday Fund.

Author(s): E. F. Benson
Algernon Blackwood
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Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone
Mabel Lucie Attwell
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The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1961)

Set along the Mississippi River, this book traces the adventures of Huckleberry Finn and Jim, a fugitive slave. The Great American Novel.

 

Author(s): Mark Twain
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Adventures of Oliver Twist (1959)

An orphan, raised in the work house runs away and makes his way to London to seek his fortune. This is the World’s Classics edition #8 of the series. Dust jacket is by Ardizzone.

Author(s): Charles Dickens
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone
George Cruikshank

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The Adventures of Roderick Random (1959)

Roderick and his friend Hugh Strap are pressed into the British Navy and serve on a warship and a privateer. This World’s Classics edition, #353, has a dust jacket by Ardizzone.

Author(s): Tobias Smollett
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Adventures of Tim (1985)

Six stories of Tim, a small boy who lived in a house by the sea. Includes Tim and Ginger, Tim and Charlotte, Tim’s Friend Towser, Tim to the Lighthouse, Tim in Danger and Tim all Alone.

Author(s): Edward Ardizzone
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1961)

In the 1840s a mischievous boy named Tom Sawyer lives with his Aunt Polly and his half-brother Sid, in the Mississippi River town of St. Petersburg, Missouri.

Author(s): Mark Twain
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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All in the Downs (1934)

A naval novel of the days of Pitt and Pompadour. A ship carrying passengers joins a convoy during the French War. Dust jacket by Ardizzone shows a nautical scene.

Author(s): Frank Pollard
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Alley (1964)

Connie and her friend Billy investigate a mystery in their neighborhood.

Author(s): Eleanor Estes
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Angel and the Donkey (1969)

The story of Balaam’s ass.

Author(s): James Reeves
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Ann at Highwood Hall (1966)

A collection of poems by a noted British author.

Author(s): Robert Graves
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Arcadian Ballads (1977)

A collection of poems based on Ovid’s Metamorphoses.

Author(s): James Reeves
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Ardizzone’s English Fairy Tales (1980)

Twelve traditional English tales, including Jack the Giant-Killer, Henny-Penny, and The Story of the Three Bears.

Author(s): Joseph Jacobs
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Ardizzone’s Hans Andersen (1978)

Fourteen of the Danish master’s familiar tales.

Author(s): Hans Christian Andersen
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Ardizzone’s Kilvert (1976)

Extracts from the diary of an English clergyman in the nineteenth century. He died at the age of thirty-nine in 1879.

Author(s): Francis Kilvert
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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As If She Were Mine (1962)

The author’s first novel.

Author(s): Alex Hamilton
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Back to the Local (1949)

A collection of essays on the changes in the pub scene wrought by the Second World War.

Author(s): Maurice Anthony Coneys Gorham
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Baggage to the Enemy (1941)

An account of the war artist’s escape during the debacle of June 1940.

Author(s): Edward Ardizzone
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Barchester Towers (1953)

When the bishopric of Barchester falls to an outsider, the set ways of the cathedral close are all upset. This edition is in two volumes. Volume Two contains 279 pages.

Author(s): Anthony Trollope
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Barchester Towers (1980)

When the bishopric of Barchester falls to an outsider, the set ways of the cathedral close are all upset. This World’s Classics edition is in one volume. The number of illustrations has been reduced.

Author(s): Anthony Trollope
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Battle Lost and Won (1978)

A novel set in Egypt at the time of the Battle of El Alamein sports a dust jacket by Ardizzone. This is volume two of The Levant Trilogy.

Author(s): Olivia Manning
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Battle of France (1940)

An account of the BEF in France, ending with the Thirty Days War in June 1940.

Author(s): André Maurois
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Blackbird in the Lilac (1952)

A collection of poems for children.

Author(s): James Reeves
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Blow for a Landing (1948)

A novel set on the Mississippi river. Dust jacket is by Ardizzone.

Author(s): Ben Lucien Burman
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone
Alice Caddy

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The Boy Down Kitchener Street (1957)

Dust jacket by Ardizzone. A moving picture of childhood.

Author(s): Leslie Paul
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Boyhoods of Great Composers (1968)

Short biographies of the youths of twelve composers from Handel to Ralph Vaughan Williams.

Author(s): Catherine Gough
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Boyhoods of Great Composers Book One (1960)

Short biographies of the youth of composers, including Handel, Mozart, Schubert, Mendelssohn, Grieg and Elgar.

Author(s): Catherine Gough
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Boyhoods of Great Composers Book Two (1963)

Short biographies covering the youth of famous composers. This volume includes Bach, Beethoven, Chopin, Verdi, Tchaikovsky and Vaughan Williams.

Author(s): Catherine Gough
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Brief to Counsel (1958)

A look at the practice of law in Great Britain.

Author(s): Henry Cecil
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Bull and Brass (1958)

Dust jacket by Ardizzone. A tale of five years at the War Office - after the war.

Author(s): John Foley
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Castles of Sand (1989)

A third grade reader which includes a shortened version of Tim to the Rescue.

Author(s): Edward Ardizzone
Et al
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone
Et al

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Charles Dickens Birthday Book (1948)

A compilation from the works of Dickens by a descendant.

Author(s): Charles Dickens
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Childhood, Boyhood and Youth (1957)

A series of autobiographical sketches by the great Russian novelist. This World’s Classics edition, #352, has a dust jacket by Ardizzone.

Author(s): Leo Tolstoy
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Children’s Books of this Century (1958)

Cover by Ardizzone for a book list by the Library Association Youth Libraries Section.

Author(s): None
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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A Child’s Christmas in Wales (1978)

This prose poem ranks in the best poetry of the twentieth century. It should be heard first as read by the author, then memorized with the aid of this book.

Author(s): Dylan Thomas
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Christmas Eve (1954)

An illustrated poem to be given as a Christmas card.

Author(s): C. Day Lewis
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Coastline (1967)

A social geography of the British coastline.

Author(s): Kenneth Arthur Lindley
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone
Kenneth Arthur Lindley

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The Cockney: a Survey of London Life and Language (1953)

A social history of London’s lower classes. Dust jacket by Ardizzone.

Author(s): Julian Franklyn
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Collected Tales of Nurse Matilda (2005)

This omnibus edition contain Nurse Matilda, Nurse Matilda Goes to Town and Nurse Matilda Goes to Hospital.

Author(s): Christianna Brand
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Comedies (1958)

The Tempest, The Taming of the Shrew, Twelfth Night, Two Gentlemen of Verona, and we have just covered the T’s. The greatest master of English in his most appealing work.

Author(s): William Shakespeare
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Compleat Imbiber 9: An Entertainment (1975)

An anthology of drink, with a dust jacket by Ardizzone.

Author(s): Eric Linklater
Margery Sharp
Et al
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone
Et al

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Cut-Steel and Berlin Iron Jewellery (1971)

A hobbyist/collector guide. Ardizzone supplied the dust jacket illustration as a favor to a neighbor.

Author(s): Anne Clifford
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Daddy-Long-Legs (1966)

A young woman who grew up in an orphange writes regular letters to the man who is paying her way through college.

Author(s): Jean Webster
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Diana and Her Rhinoceros (1964)

Diana befriends a sick rhinoceros and it becomes a valued pet.

Author(s): Edward Ardizzone
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Diary of a War Artist (1974)

As a combat artist in World War II, Ardizzone kept a diary and sketchbook.

Author(s): Edward Ardizzone
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Dick Whittington (1970)

“Turn again, Dick Whittington, thrice Lord Mayor of ”

Author(s): Kathleen Lines
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Ding Dong Bell A First Book of Nursery Rhymes (1957)

A collection of familiar nursery rhymes and songs with music.

Author(s): Percy Young
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Do You Remember What Happened (1969)

Short poetical essays on the experience of childhood.

Author(s): Jean Chapman
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Down in the Cellar (1961)

A band of children, a cellar, a fugitive and a hidden kingdom in a hill.

Author(s): Nicholas Stuart Gray
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Dragon (1966)

The King announce a reward of half his kingdom and his daughter in marriage to the slayer of a marauding dragon.

Author(s): Archibald Marshall
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Dram Shop (1951)

Zola’s famous chronicle of a family destroyed by alcoholism. Dust jacket by Ardizzone.

Author(s): Émile Zola
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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East Indiaman (1935)

Dust jacket by Ardizzone shows a dockside scene.

Author(s): Frank Pollard
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Eleanor Farjeon Book (1966)

A collection of short stories published in celebration of the life and work of Eleanor Farjeon. Contains the first version of ‘Poor Stainless’ by Mary Norton.

Author(s): William Mayne
Mary Norton
Rosemary Sutcliff
Barbara Willard
Et al
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Elfrida and the Pig (1959)

Elfrida may not play with her dolls until she finishes trimming the bushes.

Author(s): John Symonds
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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An English Murder (1951)

Dust jacket by Ardizzone to this classic murder mystery.

Author(s): Cyril Hare
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Eric & Us: A Remembrance of George Orwell (1974)

Memories of growing up with Eric Blair.

Author(s): Jacintha Buddicom
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Exploits of Don Quixote (1959)

The most famous exploits of the muddle-headed Don for younger readers.

Author(s): Miguel de Cervantes
James Reeves
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Fantastic Tale of the Plucky Sailor and the Postage Stamp (1954)

The exploits of an intrepid sailor who goes to great lengths to help an old lady.

Author(s): Stephen Corrin
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Father Brown Stories (1959)

Tales of that intrepid detective Father Brown.

Author(s): G. K. Chesterton
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Fire-Brigade Willie (1970)

A four year old boy and a fire brigade - what could be more natural?

Author(s): Dorothy Clewes
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Folk Songs of England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales (1961)

A large collection of songs with musical arrangements.

Author(s): William Cole
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Gnome Factory and Other Stories (1986)

This paperback edition contains most of the stories from Pigeons and Princesses, Sailor Rumbelow, Three Tall Tales, The Secret Shoemakers, and Rhyming Will.

Author(s): James Reeves
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone
Elisa Trimby

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The Godstone and the Blackymor (1959)

The author of The Sword in the Stone tells of his adventures in the west of Ireland.

Author(s): T. H. White
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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A Golden Land (1958)

A wide ranging anthology of poetry and prose.

Author(s): Edward Ardizzone
Tove Jansson
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Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone
Gillian Conway
Ernest H. Shepard
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The Good Time Guide to London (1951)

Eight drawings by Ardizzone.

Author(s): Various
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone
Et al

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Great Expectations (1939)

Young Pip finds he has a patron - but who?

Author(s): Charles Dickens
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Great Expectations (1959)

Young Pip acquires a patron and soon rises above his family. This is the World’s Classics edition with dust jacket by Ardizzone #128.

Author(s): Charles Dickens
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone
Warwick Goble

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The Growing Summer (1966)

Four children spend the summer in the south of Ireland with a Great Aunt of the right sort.

Author(s): Noel Streatfeild
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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A Handbook of Type and Illustration (1956)

A technical book including an article by Ardizzone.

Author(s): John Lewis
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone
Et al

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A Handy Dickens (1941)

A potpourri of Dickens extracts.

Author(s): Charles Dickens
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Harvest: Volume Two The Household (1950)

This is the second volume of a miscellany which is devoted to domestic subjects.

Author(s): Various
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone
Et al

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Hello, Elephant (1964)

Ricky Rosebush saves his friend Elephant from the zoo.

Author(s): Jan Wahl
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Hey Nonny Yes (1947)

Selections from the Bard, illustrated by Ardizzone.

Author(s): William Shakespeare
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The History of Henry Esmond, Esq (1956)

Orphaned Henry Esmond is brought up by his Jacobite relations, the Castlewoods.

Author(s): William Makepeace Thackeray
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Holiday Trench (1959)

The Maitlands and their friends decide to put a stop to cars driving on the beach.

Author(s): Joan Ballantyne
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Home from the Sea (1970)

A selection of poems by Robert Louis Stevenson for young readers.

Author(s): Robert Louis Stevenson
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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How the Moon Began: A Folk Tale from Grimm (1971)

A tale from Grimm reveals that the Moon was purchased for two pound ten and hung in an oak tree to light up the night.

Author(s): Brothers Grimm
James Reeves
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Humour of Dickens (1952)

A collection of Dickens snippets with illustrations by various hands.

Author(s): Charles Dickens
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone
Michael Cummings
Giles
Osbert Lancaster
Ronald Searle

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Humphrey Clinker (1959)

Matthew Bramble and his family take of tour through the spas of England and Scotland and write home to their friends. This is the World’s Classics edition #290, with dust jacket by Ardizzone.

Author(s): Tobias Smollett
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Hunting with Mr. Jorrocks (1956)

Selections from the humorous sporting novel Handley Cross.

Author(s): R. S. Surtees
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Hurdy-Gurdy (1961)

A selection of poems for children.

Author(s): James Reeves
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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I Go By Sea, I Go By Land (1964)

Two children are evacuated from England to America in World War II. Edward Ardizzone did the dust jacket for this edition.

Author(s): P. L. Travers
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone
Gertrude Hermes

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The Illustrated J.S. Le Fanu (1988)

This anthology includes five illustrations by Ardizzone.

Author(s): Sheridan Le Fanu
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone
Et al

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In a Glass Darkly (1929)

A collection of horror and mystery stories by the Irish master. The first issue is in black cloth with a larger page size.

Author(s): Sheridan Le Fanu
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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In Search of Elsie Piddock (1967)

A reflection on a famous story by Eleanor Farjeon.

Author(s): Denys Blakelock
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Indian Diary (1984)

The artist was sent to India by UNESCO to teach a course in silk screen printing and here records his impressions.

Author(s): Edward Ardizzone
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Intent Upon Reading (1961)

A critical appraisal of children’s books through the 1950’s. Dust jacket by Ardizzone.

Author(s): Margery Fisher
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Island Mackenzie (1960)

When Mackenzie is washed up on a desert island he is unaware that it is also the refuge of a cat-hating woman.

Author(s): Ursula Moray Williams
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Island of Fish in the Trees (1962)

Belinda and her little sister travel their island to find a doctor to fix her doll.

Author(s): Eva-Lis Wuorio
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Italian Peepshow (1960)

A collection of fairy tales from the Italian.

Author(s): Eleanor Farjeon
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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J. M. Barrie’s Peter Pan: The Story of the Play (1962)

The play of Peter Pan turned into a book. The color plates from the American edition were included in later British editions.

Author(s): J. M. Barrie
Eleanor Graham
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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J. M. Barrie’s Peter Pan: The Story of the Play (1963)

The play of Peter Pan turned into a book. This edition has six colored plates not in the original British edition.

Author(s): J. M. Barrie
Eleanor Graham
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The James Reeves Story Book (1978)

An omnibus edition containing most of the stories from Pigeons and Princesses, Sailor Rumbelow, Three Tall Tales, The Secret Shoemakers, and Rhyming Will.

Author(s): James Reeves
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Jim at the Corner (1958)

An old sailor sits at the corner of Derry’s street and tells the children tales.

Author(s): Eleanor Farjeon
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Johnny the Clockmaker (1960)

Johnny loves to make things, but his parents think a grandfather clock is too much for him.

Author(s): Edward Ardizzone
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Johnny’s Bad Day (1970)

Johnny can’t do anything right.

Author(s): Edward Ardizzone
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Kaleidoscope (1963)

A collection of stories which includes a robinsonnade.

Author(s): Eleanor Farjeon
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Kali and the Golden Mirror (1967)

In order to earn money for a special gift, Kali disguises herself as a boy and goes to work for a group of archeologists.

Author(s): Eva-Lis Wuorio
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Kidnappers at Coombe (1960)

Jane and Tim Cooper and their friends the Maitlands are off on a holiday adventure in Devonshire.

Author(s): Joan Ballantyne
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Know about English Law (1965)

A primer for the non-lawyer on the operation of English law.

Author(s): Henry Cecil
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Land of Beulah (1974)

A selection from The Pilgrim’s Progress.

Author(s): John Bunyan
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Land of Green Ginger (1966)

A fantasy in the mold of the Arabian Nights Entertainment.

Author(s): Noel Langley
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Land of Green Ginger (1975)

In this revised version, the original chapter 8 has been dropped. This leaves seven fewer illustrations. The rear cover is new. This edition was re-issued by Faber and Faber in 2001.

Author(s): Noel Langley
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Land of Green Ginger (1977)

An adventure story in the mold of Arabian Nights Entertainment. This is a hardcover version of the text of the 1966 edition.

Author(s): Noel Langley
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Land of Right Up and Down (1964)

Maribelle learns about the butterflies of her native Andorra when an American woman comes to hunt them.

Author(s): Eva-Lis Wuorio
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Letters from My Windmill (1978)

A collection of tales by the French novelist set in his native Provence.

Author(s): Alphonse Daudet
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Library (1930)

A poetical digression on the joys of books.

Author(s): George Crabbe
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Life and Adventures of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman (1959)

An early absurdist work. This World’s Classics edition, #40, has a dust jacket by Ardizzone.

Author(s): Laurence Sterne
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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A Likely Place (1967)

Lewis’ babysitter lets him play in the park where he befriends a retired cobbler.

Author(s): Paula Fox
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Lion that Flew (1974)

Toni’s magic ring brings a stone lion to life.

Author(s): James Reeves
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Little Bookroom (1955)

A collection of short stories and fairy tales.

1955

Author(s): Eleanor Farjeon
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Little Fire Engine (1973)

The little fire engine is condemned to patrol the roads as a higgler’s van when it is replaced by a motorized pumper.

Author(s): Graham Greene
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Little Girl and the Tiny Doll (1966)

A little girl finds a tiny doll in the freezer case at the grocery store and rescues it.

Author(s): Aingelda Ardizzone
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Little Grey Men (1962)

The last four gnomes in England live by a brook in Warwickshire. When Cloudberry does not return from an exploring expedition, the other three set out to find him. Edward Ardizzone did the cover for this paperback edition.

Author(s): BB
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone
Denys Watkins-Pitchford

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The Little Horse Bus (1974)

The little horse bus solves a robbery and helps Mr. Potter’s store survive.

Author(s): Graham Greene
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Little Steamroller (1974)

The little steamroller foils a gang of smugglers.

Author(s): Graham Greene
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Little Tim and the Brave Sea Captain (1936)

Tim runs away to sea and has many adventures before he is safe on land again.

Author(s): Edward Ardizzone
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Little Tim and the Brave Sea Captain (1944)

Tim runs away to sea and has many adventures before he is safely at home again. This is the first paperback edition.

Author(s): Edward Ardizzone
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Little Tim and the Brave Sea Captain (1955)

Tim runs away to sea and has many adventures before he is safe at home again. This post-war edition was completely redrawn and additional text added to make it the standard 48 page length.

Author(s): Edward Ardizzone
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Little Train (1973)

As little engines are wont to do, the Little Train yearns for a wider scope of action and sets out for the big city.

Author(s): Graham Greene
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Local (1939)

A series of sketches of life in prewar London pubs.

Author(s): Maurice Anthony Coneys Gorham
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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London Since 1912 (1962)

A booklet describing London’s changing scene to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the London Museum.

Author(s): John Trevor Hayes
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Londoners (1951)

A social history of London mid twentieth century.

Author(s): Maurice Anthony Coneys Gorham
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Long ago when I was Young (1966)

Children’s author E. Nesbit remembers - not too accurately - her own girlhood.

Author(s): E. Nesbit
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Long ago when I was Young (1987)

Children’s author E. Nesbit remembers - not too accurately - her own girlhood.

Author(s): E. Nesbit
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone
George Buchanan

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The Long Sunday (1958)

Ardizzone drew the dust jacket.

Author(s): Peter Fletcher
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Lottie (1957)

The adventures of a dog and a doll.

Author(s): John Symonds
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Lucy Brown and Mr Grimes (1937)

Young Lucy is befriended by Mr. Grimes.

Author(s): Edward Ardizzone
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Lucy Brown and Mr Grimes (1970)

Lucy Brown is befriended by Mr. Grimes.

Author(s): Edward Ardizzone
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Magic Summer (1967)

Four children spend the summer in the south of Ireland with a Great Aunt of the right sort.

Author(s): Noel Streatfeild
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Masterpieces of Victorian Photography 1840-1900 (1951)

Catalog of an exhibition of photographs. Cover by Ardizzone.

Author(s): Philip James
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Mediterranean: An Anthology (1935)

A collection of stories and articles centered on the Mediterranean Sea.

Author(s): Various
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Merry England (1960)

A series of essays on English popular culture in the 1950’s.

Author(s): Cyril Ray
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Milldale Riot (1965)

An elementary school reader.

Author(s): Freda P. Nichols
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Mimff (1939)

Mimff has no fear so he runs away from home in search of it.

Author(s): H. J. Kaeser
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Mimff in Charge (1949)

Mimff’s parents adopt a little girl.

Author(s): H. J. Kaeser
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Mimff-Robinson (1958)

As a reward for good marks, Mimff’s father lets him go as a Robinson Crusoe on a deserted Swedish island. He suffers an attack by squirrels and is not a little thwarted by his friends.

Author(s): H. J. Kaeser
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Mimff Takes Over (1954)

Mimff and his family help a Hungarian refugee boy find his mother.

Author(s): H. J. Kaeser
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Minnow Leads to Treasure (1958)

David and Adam spend the summer in a canoe, the Minnow, on the River Say in search of treasure.

Author(s): Philippa Pearce
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Minnow on the Say (1955)

David and Adam spend the summer in a canoe, The Minnow, on the River Say searching for a lost treasure.

Author(s): Philippa Pearce
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Miranda the Great (1967)

When the barbarians invade Rome, Miranda leads the kittens to safety in the coliseum.

Author(s): Eleanor Estes
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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More Prefabulous Animiles (1975)

Poems about fantastical animals.

Author(s): James Reeves
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Mr. Beluncle (1951)

Mr. Beluncle is convinced of his own importance in this satirical novel by the noted literary critic. Dust jacket by Ardizzone.

Author(s): V. S. Pritchett
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Mr. Visconti (1969)

Henry Pulling’s “Aunt” leads him into a life of crime. A short extract from Travels with My Aunt.

Author(s): Graham Greene
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Mrs. Malone (1962)

In this narrative poem, Mrs. Malone shelters the animals of the forest, and is in turn sheltered by St. Peter.

Author(s): Eleanor Farjeon
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Muffletumps The Story of Four Dolls (1966)

When the family goes on summer vacation, the Muffletumps come down from the attic.

Author(s): Jan Wahl
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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My Uncle Silas (1939)

The reminiscences of a country rapscallion.

Author(s): H. E. Bates
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Naughty Children (1962)

An anthology of stories and excerpts about children behaving badly. This British edition has a slightly different selection than the American edition by Dutton.

Author(s): Christianna Brand
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Naughty Children (1963)

An anthology of stories and excerpts about children behaving badly. This American edition has a slightly different selection than the British edition by Gollancz.

Author(s): Christianna Brand
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Newcomes (1954)

A vast novel of the Victorian era that centers on Colonel Thomas Newcombe, his son Clive and their relations and friends. The Limited Editions Club version is in two volumes.

Author(s): William Makepeace Thackeray
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Nicholas and the Fast Moving Diesel (1948)

Nicholas and his friend help save the train when the engineer and fireman are laid low by poisoned tea.

Author(s): Edward Ardizzone
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Nicholas and the Fast Moving Diesel (1959)

Nicholas and his friend save the train when the engineer and the fireman are laid low by poisoned tea.

Author(s): Edward Ardizzone
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Night Ride (1973)

Three abandoned toys escape the dustbin and go on an exciting ride through the night to find a new home.

Author(s): Aingelda Ardizzone
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Not Such an Ass (1961)

Some aspects of a life at the bar.

Author(s): Henry Cecil
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Nurse Matilda (1964)

Mr. and Mrs. Brown’s children are so incredibly naughty that they must call in Nurse Matilda.

Author(s): Christianna Brand
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Nurse Matilda Goes to Hospital (1974)

When the Brown children misbehave, Nurse Matilda decides it is time to send them all to the hospital.

Author(s): Christianna Brand
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Nurse Matilda Goes to Town (1967)

The Brown children are packed off to London and proceed to terrorize the city until Nurse Matilda takes a firm hand.

Author(s): Christianna Brand
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Old Ballad of the Babes in the Wood (1972)

This doleful ballad tells the story of two children abandoned in the wilderness by their wicked uncle.

Author(s): Kathleen Lines
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Old Nurse’s Stocking Basket (1965)

A collection of new fairy tales for bedtime told by the old nurse as she darns the socks.

Author(s): Eleanor Farjeon
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Old Perisher (1965)

The Plymbury municipal gardener is at war with Old Perisher the Corporation Cat, until one day he disappears.

Author(s): Diana Ross
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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On Christmas Night (1957)

Cover by Ardizzone of this musical adaptation of A Christmas Carol by Dickens.

Author(s): Adolf Bolm
Ralph Vaughn Williams
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Orange Carol Book (1962)

A collection of carols for one to four mixed voices with piano or organ accompaniment.

Author(s): Various
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Otterbury Incident (1948)

A gang of school boys sets out to raise money to replace a broken window and stumble on a gang of criminals. Adapted from the French film Nous les Gosses.

Author(s): C. Day Lewis
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Over the Hills and Far Away (1947)

A history of vacations and vacationing.

Author(s): Hartley Kemball Cook
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Oxford Illustrated Old Testament Volume 2 Historical Books (1968)

This edition is in five volumes illustrated by contemporary British artists. Edward Ardizzone contributed to volumes two, four and five. Volume 2 includes Joshua to Esther.

Author(s): The Bible
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone
Et al

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The Oxford Illustrated Old Testament Volume 4 The Prophets (1969)

This edition is in five volumes illustrated by contemporary British artists. Edward Ardizzone contributed to volumes two, four and five. Volume 4 includes Isaiah to Malachi.

Author(s): The Bible
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone
Et al

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The Oxford Illustrated Old Testament Volume 5 The Apocrypha (1969)

This edition is in five volumes illustrated by contemporary British artists. Edward Ardizzone contributed to volumes two, four and five. Volume 5 includes Esdras to Maccabees.

Author(s): The Bible
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone
Et al

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Paul the Hero of the Fire (1948)

Paul runs away to join the carnival to help support his family. When a fire strikes, he leads the children to safety.

Author(s): Edward Ardizzone
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Paul the Hero of the Fire (1962)

Paul runs away and joins the carnival to earn money for his family. When a fire strikes, he leads the children to safety.

Author(s): Edward Ardizzone
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Peacock Pie a Book of Rhymes (1946)

A collection of poems.

Author(s): Walter de la Mare
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Peacock Pie a Book of Rhymes (1953)

A collection of poems. This is a larger format than the 1946 printing.

Author(s): Walter de la Mare
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Peacock Pie a Book of Rhymes (1969)

This is a revised and enlarged edition of a very popular collection of poems first published in 1913.

Author(s): Walter de la Mare
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Penny Fiddle: Poems for Children (1960)

A collection of poems for children.

Author(s): Robert Graves
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Persuasion (1963)

Persuasion is considered by many to be its author’s greatest work. Anne Elliot ‘with an elegance of mind and sweetness of character,which must have placed her high with any people of real understanding’ is burdened with a father and older sister given over to self-love and fashion.

Persuaded in the first flowering of her young womanhood to give up her engagement to a young naval commander with no prospects, she is forced now to see him rich and courting her brother-in-law’s younger sisters. This is the World’s Classics edition with a dust jacket by Ardizzone. This copy was printed in 1963.

Author(s): Jane Austen
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Peter the Wanderer (1963)

Peter has a series of adventures as he tries to return a key to an old man he once met.

Author(s): Edward Ardizzone
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Pictures on the Pavement (1955)

A collection of essays on London life mid-twentieth century which first appeared in Punch.

Author(s): George Walter Stonier
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Pigeons and Princesses (1956)

A collection of stories and fairy tales.

Author(s): James Reeves
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Pilgrim’s Progress (1947)

An allegorical treatment of man’s quest for heaven. This cover was used on later impressions and the Everyman’s edition.

Author(s): John Bunyan
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Pilgrim’s Progress (1947)

An allegorical treatment of man’s quest for heaven.

Author(s): John Bunyan
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Pinky Pye (1958)

When the Pye family sets out for a summer of bird watching the little expect to end up with two new members.

Author(s): Eleanor Estes
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Poems of François Villon (1946)

A translation of the works of the rogue-poet of fifteenth century France.

Author(s): François Villon
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Prefabulous Animiles (1957)

A collection of poems about fabulous animals.

Author(s): James Reeves
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Puffin Annual Number One (1974)

A collection of stories with illustrations by contemporary authors and illustrators.

Author(s): Various
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone
Pauline Baynes
Et al

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Rain, Rain Don’t Go Away (1972)

A brother and sister, watching from their window, envy those who are playing in the rain.

Author(s): Shirley Morgan
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Red Danube (1947)

Dust jacket by Ardizzone for this novel of the British Military Government in Vienna shortly after World War II.

Author(s): Bruce Marshall
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Rhyming Will (1967)

Young Will did not speak until he was seven - and then everything that came out of his mouth was in rhyme.

Author(s): James Reeves
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Rib of the Green Umbrella (1960)

It’s 1944 and in a small town in Italy the children are aiding the partisans battle the occupying Germans.

Author(s): Naomi Mitchison
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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A Ring of Bells (1962)

A collection of poems by the British poet laureate.

Author(s): John Betjeman
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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A Riot of Quiet (1969)

A poetic meditation of such sounds as “bubbles bursting in the air, tangles forming in your hair.”

Author(s): Virginia Sicotte
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Road to Bordeaux (1940)

An account of the evacuation of casualties of the fighting in northern France through Bordeaux.

Author(s): Douglas Cooper
Denis Freeman
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Robinson Crusoe (1968)

First published is 1719, this account of ‘eight and twenty years, all alone on an uninhabited island on the coast of America’ was based on the experiences of Alexander Selkirk, who was marooned on an island in the Pacific Ocean. Most recent editions have been abridged and some have had the religious themes suppressed. It gave birth to the genre of Robinsonade.

Author(s): Daniel Defoe
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Rose and the Ring (1948)

A complicated tale of two princesses and two princes and the Fairy Blackstick.

Author(s): William Makepeace Thackeray
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone
William Makepeace Thackeray

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Sailor Rumbelow and Britannia (1962)

A collection of stories old and new.

Author(s): James Reeves
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Sailor Rumbelow and Other Stories (1962)

A collection of stories new and old. This edition includes five additional stories from Pigeons and Princesses.

Author(s): James Reeves
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Sarah and Simon and No Red Paint (1965)

When Sarah and Simon’s father runs out of red paint he can not finish his masterpiece.

Author(s): Edward Ardizzone
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Saturday Book Eleventh Year (1951)

An annual miscellany of prose and poetry by British authors. Single drawing by Ardizzone.

Author(s): H. E. Bates
Alison Uttley
Et al
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone
Joan Hassall
Et al

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The Saturday Book Ninth Year (1949)

Popular Annual miscellany featuring British authors and illustrators. Single drawing by Ardizzone.

Author(s): Et al
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone
Et al

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The Saturday Book Twelfth Issue (1952)

Five drawings by Ardizzone are included in this popular Annual miscellany featuring British authors and illustrators.

Author(s): Walter de la Mare
Christopher Morley
Et al
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone
Ronald Searle
Et al

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The School in Our Village (1957)

Reminiscences of a rural English school.

Author(s): Joan M. Goldman
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Second-Best Children in the World (1972)

Ben, Kate and Matt decide to take a trip around the world to give their parents a rest and return with a new car.

Author(s): Mary Lavin
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Secret Shoemakers and other Stories (1966)

A selection of stories freely adapted from the Brothers Grimm.

Author(s): Brothers Grimm
James Reeves
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Ship’s Cook Ginger (1977)

Tim and Ginger are off on another sea voyage. When the crew is laid low by food poisoning the two friends must come to the rescue.

Author(s): Edward Ardizzone
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Short Stories of Charles Dickens (1971)

A generous helping of the shorter fictions of the ‘inimitable Dickens’ as he liked to style himself.

Author(s): Charles Dickens
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Showmen and Suckers (1951)

A survey of popular entertainment from high class to low.

Author(s): Maurice Anthony Coneys Gorham
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Singing Cupboard (1962)

When great-aunt Gerda brings the singing cupboard, magical things begin to happen.

Author(s): Dana Faralla
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Some Words & Drawings from Edward Ardizzone’s Indian Diary (1983)

The artist was sent to India by UNESCO to teach a course in silk screen printing and here records his impressions. This was a publisher’s Christmas keepsake.

Author(s): Edward Ardizzone
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Somebody’s Rocking My Dreamboat (1949)

A group of women flee England on a tramp steamer during WWII.

Author(s): Noel Langley
Hazel Pynegar
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Special Branch Willie (1969)

A very small boy is recruited into the C.I.D.

Author(s): Dorothy Clewes
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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St. Luke’s Life of Christ (1956)

A free modern English translation of the Gospel according to St. Luke.

Author(s): St. Luke
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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A Stickful of Nonpareil (1956)

A keepsake from Cambridge University Press, intended to give an idea of turn-of-the-twentieth-century printing.

Author(s): George Scurfield
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Stig of the Dump (1963)

Barney meets Stig, a caveman, while playing in the local dump.

Author(s): Clive King
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Stig of the Dump (1965)

Barney discovers a caveman, Stig, while playing in the local dump.

Author(s): Clive King
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Stories from the Bible (1961)

Bible stories re-written for children from the garden of Eden to the promised land.

Author(s): Walter de la Mare
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Story of Jackie Thimble (1964)

Little Jackie Thimble gets stuck in a post box and sings for his supper.

Author(s): James Reeves
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Story of Joseph (1958)

Joseph is sold into Egypt as a slave but rises to become the Pharaoh’s vizier.

Author(s): The Bible
Walter de la Mare
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Story of Let’s Make an Opera (1962)

The story of a theatrical entertainment by Benjamin Britten in which he shows how he wrote and prepared an opera, then presented the short children’s opera The Little Sweep.

Author(s): Eric Crozier
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Story of Moses (1959)

The story of the Hebrew baby who goes from bullrushes to prince of Egypt, to fugitive murderer to chosen leader of the Jewish people in their exodus from Egypt.

Author(s): The Bible
Walter de la Mare
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Story of Samuel and Saul (1960)

The story of the prophet and the first King of Israel.

Author(s): The Bible
Walter de la Mare
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Strand Magazine: The Christmas Number (1947)

A Christmas pantomime of Cinderella with sets and costumes by Ardizzone. The pictures may be cut out to make a toy theatre. The cover illustration is also by Ardizzone. This is volume 114 issue number 684.

Author(s): Macdonald Hastings
Various
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Stuffed Dog (1967)

Two girls discover a talking doll in the attic.

Author(s): John Symonds
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Suburban Child (1955)

Memories of the author’s childhood in South London.

Author(s): James Kenward
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Sugar for the Horse (1957)

More stories about he author’s deplorable Uncle Silas.

Author(s): H. E. Bates
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Sun Slower Sun Faster (1955)

Cecilia and Rickie discover a time warp.

Author(s): Meriol Trevor
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Swanhilda-of-the-Swans (1964)

When Swanholm and Swanso the swan prince and princess are trapped in the ice, Johan and Small Hilda must come to their rescue.

Author(s): Dana Faralla
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Tale of Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves (1949)

Open sesame opens the treasure cave to Ali, but the thieves will try to recover their ill-gotten gains.

Author(s): E. Powys Mathers
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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That Yew Tree’s Shade (1954)

A murder mystery. Dust jacket by Ardizzone.

Author(s): Cyril Hare
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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There’s a Porpoise Close Behind Us (1948)

A “book about the theatre proper; tinged with bitter, brittle wit and hard philosophy” (sic). Dust jacket by Ardizzone.

Author(s): Noel Langley
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Thirty-Nine Steps (1964)

A novel of adventure and intrigue in the run up to World War I. This marks the first appearance of Richard Hannay.

Author(s): John Buchan
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Three Brothers and a Lady, a Tale (1947)

Two brothers and an invisible playmate rescue a princess.

Author(s): Margaret Black
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Three Tall Tales (1964)

Three nonsense stories.

Author(s): James Reeves
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Tim All Alone (1956)

Tim arrives home from his vacation and finds his parents gone and the house closed up. He sets out to scour the world for them.

1956

Author(s): Edward Ardizzone
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Tim and Charlotte (1951)

Tim and Ginger rescue a little girl from the sea whom they name Charlotte. When her aunt Agatha turns up there is trouble.

Author(s): E. Powys Mathers
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Tim and Ginger (1965)

When Ginger is trapped offshore by the rising tide Tim rows out to rescue him. A storm comes up and they are sent on the rocks.

Author(s): Edward Ardizzone
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Tim and Lucy Go to Sea (1938)

Tim and Lucy are invited to sail on a yacht, but are captured by mutineers.

Author(s): Edward Ardizzone
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Tim and Lucy Go to Sea (1944)

Tim and Lucy are invited to cruise on a yacht and are captured by mutineers.

Author(s): Edward Ardizzone
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Tim and Lucy Go to Sea (1958)

Time and Lucy are invited to cruise on a yacht and are captured by mutineers.

Author(s): Edward Ardizzone
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Tim in Danger (1953)

When Ginger runs away to sea, Tim and Charlotte sign on to a ship to follow him and endure many hardships before they all see home again.

Author(s): Edward Ardizzone
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Tim to the Lighthouse (1968)

When Tim observes that the lighthouse is not lit, he and Captain McFee go to investigate.

Author(s): Edward Ardizzone
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Tim to the Rescue (1949)

Tim signs on with Captain McFee for another voyage and meets ship’s boy Ginger.

Author(s): E. Powys Mathers
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Timothy’s Song (1965)

A crippled newboy in the early 1800’s finds his reward in heaven for a life of sacrifice.

Author(s): William J. Lederer
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Tim’s Friend Towser (1962)

Tim and Ginger are cabin boys aboard the S.S. Royal Fusilier when they find a puppy and smuggle him aboard - to the Captain’s great disgust.

Author(s): Edward Ardizzone
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Tim’s Last Voyage (1972)

In the tenth and last of Tim’s adventures he and Ginger end up in classic form wrecked on the Goodwin Sands.

Author(s): Edward Ardizzone
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Titus in Trouble (1959)

Titus dreams of going to sea, but his clumsiness keeps him constantly in trouble - and in debt, until one day …

Author(s): James Reeves
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Tom, Dick and Harriet (1937)

A series of stories centered on a London pub.

Author(s): A. Neil Lyons
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Tragedy at Law (1942)

Mr. Justice Barber is threatened with death by poisoned chocolates. Dust jacket by Ardizzone.

Author(s): Cyril Hare
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Travels with a Donkey in the Cévennes (1967)

The story of a twelve days’ hiking and expedition in the south of France.

Author(s): Robert Louis Stevenson
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Trevannion (1948)

Hard boiled fiction with pugilists and dames. Dust jacket by Ardizzone.

Author(s): L. A. G. Strong
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Truants and other Poems for Children (1965)

A collection of poems concerning, among others, school, the sea shore and pets.

Author(s): John Walsh
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The True and Pathetic History of Desbarollda the Waltzing Mouse (1947)

A mock heroic tale in an exalted 18th century style.

Author(s): Noel Langley
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Tunnel of Hugsy Goode (1972)

When Nicholas and Timothy break into the tunnel under the Alley, the adventure has just begun.

Author(s): Eleanor Estes
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Upside-Down Willie (1968)

In this adventure Willie joins the circus.

Author(s): Dorothy Clewes
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Vessel of Sadness (1970)

This novel based on an infantryman’s experiences at the Anzio landing in World War II has a dust jacket by Ardizzone.

Author(s): William Woodruff
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Vicar of Wakefield (1959)

A mixture of comic novel and Job, this World’s Classics edition #4, has a dust jacket by Ardizzone.

Author(s): Oliver Goldsmith
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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Visiting Dieppe (1981)

This magazine piece was originally published in Signature, New Series 14 in 1951 and chronicles a holiday excursion to Normandy.

Author(s): Lynton Lamb
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Wandering Moon (1957)

A collection of poetry for children.

Author(s): James Reeves
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Warden (1952)

This is the first of the Barsetshire novels concerning the ecclesiastical community of Barsetshire.

Author(s): Anthony Trollope
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Warden (1980)

This is the first of the Barsetshire novels concerning the ecclesiastical community of Barsetshire. The World’s Classics edition eliminates the full page illustrations.

Author(s): Anthony Trollope
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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When My Ship Comes Home: A Novel (1959)

Jacket by Ardizzone. Vincent returns to his East Coast island home when his life in London crashes about his ears.

Author(s): Chris Massie
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Witch Family (1960)

Amy and Clarissa banish the wicked Old Witch to the Glass Hill, but she is not done with them yet. Fortunately Malachi the magic bumble bee is on their side.

Author(s): Eleanor Estes
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Wrong Side of the Bed (1969)

Johnny can’t do anything right.

Author(s): Edward Ardizzone
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Year Round (1965)

An idyll on the changing seasons.

Author(s): Leonard Clark
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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The Young Ardizzone (1970)

An autobiography of the illustrator’s youth.

Author(s): Edward Ardizzone
Illustrator(s): Edward Ardizzone

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