The traditional story of the three Billy Goats Gruff is retold and illustrated by Jonathan Langley. The author/illustrator also wrote "The Princess and the Frog" and "Little Red Riding Hood".
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Jonathan Langley was born in Lancaster in 1952. He studied graphic design and illustration at Liverpool College of Art and the Central School of Art and Design. He also studied bookbinding at Camberwell School of Art. In 1974 he became a freelance illustrator, working in publishing, editorial, advertising and design. Jonathan has illustrated numerous books for children. He lives in the English Lake District with his wife and three children.From the Back Cover:
Once upon a time, there were three billy goats who lived on a rocky hillside. Over the bridge was a wonderful meadow, full of sweet, green grass. Under the bridge lived a fierce troll. All the goats had to do was cross the river…
In re-telling this familiar and well-loved tale, Jonathan Langley manages to remain faithful to tradition while investigating both words and pictures with wit and exuberance.
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Book Description Picture Lions, 1996. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 6642500