John Burningham. John BURNINGHAM, Maurice SENDAK, foreword, Brian ALDERSON, introduction.

John Burningham.

London: Jonathan Cape, 2009. [Autobiography] SIGNED FIRST EDITION. Royal quarto (31 x 24cm), pp.224. With a foreword by Maurice Sendak, and an introduction by Brian Alderson. Illustrated in colour throughout. Signed by the author in black marker to title page. Publisher's burgundy cloth with gilt titles to spine. With the glossy pictorial dust-jacket, priced at £25. A fine, as-new copy. 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 #53502

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