Oscar Wilde, Stories for Children, illustrated by P. J. Lynch.
Oscar Wilde’s Stories for Children are just part of his renowned output of stories, poems and plays. This book is beautifully enhanced by the wonderful illustrations of the artist P. J. Lynch.
Borne in Belfast and studied at Brighton College of Art, England, P. J. Lynch (b. 1962) has become a highly regarded illustrator. He has won numerous awards including the Mother Goose Award, the Christopher Award and the prestigious Kate Greenaway Medal twice. The illustrations in this book are wonderful.
The magical stories in this book are from two separate collections that Oscar Wilde published when his two sons were young.
This book was published in the UK in 1990 by Simon & Schuster.
This copy Oscar Wilde’s Stories for Children is a hardback. The dust-wrapper is a little crumpled but not price-clipped. The inside pages are clean and bright – and full of colour illustrations by P. J. Lynch.
These magical illustrated books make great birthday gifts.