Series:This Is ...
Audience: Children's (6-12)
Number of Pages: 64
Publication Date: 1 Dec 2008
Publisher: Universe Publishing
Publication City, Country: New York, United States
Dimensions (cm): 31.9(H) x 23(L)
Reviews...no photographs but wonderful, engaging drawings of life in London. It is amazing how a children's book can open up a whole world... how much the...kids learned from this book. This book made them excited about London...and motivated them to experience it.. Outlook by the Bay
Miroslav Sasek was born in 1916 in Prague. An author and illustrator, he is best remembered for his classic stories on the great cities of the world, including Paris, New York City, Venice, London, and Rome. His iconic series won several awards, such as the New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Book of the Year and the Boy's Club of American Junior Books Award. He died in 1980 in Switzerland.