One of R. Caldecott’s Picture Books
Frederick Warne & Co. Ltd.
THE HOUSE THAT JACK BUILT
This is the House that
Often called the father of the picture book, Randolph Caldecott (1846-1886)is regarded as one of the greatest and most influential illustrators in the field of children's literature.An English artist ...
Randolph Caldecott is known as the father of the modern picture book and, an essayist for the Encyclopedia of World Biography Supplement declared, "as one of the greatest and most influential illustra...
The Caldecott Medal, bestowed annually since 1938 upon the "most distinguished American picture book for children in the United States," has helped make Randolph Caldecott's name synonymous with child...