The Elves and the Shoemaker (Paul Galdone Nursery Classic) (Paperback)

The Elves and the Shoemaker (Paul Galdone Nursery Classic) By Paul Galdone, Paul Galdone (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Paul Galdone, Paul Galdone (Illustrator)
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Description


In this faithful retelling of the classic Grimm Brothers tale, the illustrations capture the kindness of the shoemaker and the magic of the two elves who help him.

About the Author


Paul Galdone was born in Budapest, Hungary, in 1907 and emigrated to the United States in 1928. After finishing his studies at the Art Student League and the New York School of Industrial Design, Mr. Galdone worked in the art department of a major publishing house. He illustrated almost three hundred books, many of which he himself wrote. The winner of two Caldecott Honors, Mr. Galdone is fondly remembered for his lively style, bright earthy humor, and action-filled illustrations, which will continue to delight for generations to come. www.paulgaldone.com



Paul Galdone was born in Budapest, Hungary, in 1907 and emigrated to the United States in 1928. After finishing his studies at the Art Student League and the New York School of Industrial Design, Mr. Galdone worked in the art department of a major publishing house. He illustrated almost three hundred books, many of which he himself wrote. The winner of two Caldecott Honors, Mr. Galdone is fondly remembered for his lively style, bright earthy humor, and action-filled illustrations, which will continue to delight for generations to come.

Praise For…


"It's a dandy adaptation, more fun than most of the versions available." Publishers Weekly —

Product Details
ISBN: 9780899194226
ISBN-10: 0899194222
Publisher: Clarion Books
Publication Date: March 17th, 1986
Pages: 32
Language: English
Series: Paul Galdone Nursery Classic