The Giant Golden Book of Elves and Fairies (Hardcover)
Golden Books, 9780375844263, 76pp.
Publication Date: September 9, 2008
THIS WHIMSICAL AND charming collection of stories and poems was first published in 1951. Now a new generation of fairy fans can search for lost merbabies, bargain with pixies, and frolic under the moon with Jane Werner's fantastic selection of -wee folk- tales, masterfully illustrated by Garth Williams.
About the Author
Jane Werner had a long and prolific association with Golden Books. Writing under a dozen different names, she was the author and/or editor of more than 70 books. Garth Williams was a renowned children's book illustrator. His work is easily recognizable in the classic Golden Books favorites The Sailor Dog, The Friendly Book, Mister Dog, and The Kitten Who Thought He Was a Mouse.