John Burningham [autobiography]. John BURNINGHAM, Maurice SENDAK.

John Burningham [autobiography]

London: Jonathan Cape, 2009. SIGNED FIRST EDITION. Royal quarto, pp.224. With a foreword by Maurice Sendak, an introduction by Brian Alderson and an amusing afterword by Raymond Briggs. Illustrated throughout. Publisher's burgundy cloth in glossy pictorial dust-jacket. A fine copy, signed by the author beneath his portrait on p.3. This superb volume covers the art, life and inspirations of the celebrated author-illustrator, famed for his award-winning books Borka, Mr Gumpy's Outing, Granpa and Oi Get off our Train, and his classic illustrations for Ian Fleming's Chitty-Chitty-Bang-Bang. Item #49135

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