Milly-Molly-Mandy

Milly-Molly-Mandy : Book and Doll Gift Set

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Milly-Molly-Mandy's endearing character - and her trademark candy-striped dress - have charmed generations of readers. This special 75th-anniversary edition is a full-colour celebration of classic Milly-Molly-Mandy stories. The warm, friendly storytelling deals with familiar and timeless childhood themes, reflecting the small but challenging dilemmas of a child's world. Featuring fresh new illustrations by top children's artist Clara Vulliamy, this collection spans the seasons to captivate a whole new generation of children.show more

Product details

  • Mixed media product | 80 pages
  • 215 x 275mm
  • Pan MacMillan
  • Kingfisher Books Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • colour illustrations
  • 0753407841
  • 9780753407844

About Joyce Lankester Brisley

Joyce Lankester Brisley (1896-1978) published her first Milly-Molly-Mandy stories in 1925 in the Christian Science Monitor and then in book form in 1928. An accomplished artist as well as writer, Joyce designed posters and book jackets as well as illustrating the work of other authors. Clara Vulliamy trained in Fine Art at the Ruskin School in Oxford and the Royal Academy in London. After graduating, she concentrated on portraiture and editorial illustrations for magazines and newspapers before writing and illustrating many books for babies and children. Her most recent picture book, Small (HarperCollins), was published Christmas 2001.show more