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Randolph Caldecott Bio & Books

Randolph Caldecott Bio & Books

Randolph Caldecott (1846 – 1886) was a British artist and children’s book illustrator. The Caldecott Medal was named in his honor. We are featuring two of his books: The House that Jack Built and Hey Diddle Diddle and Baby Bunting. …[Continue]

Kate Greenaway Bio & Books

Kate Greenaway (17 March 1846 – 6 November 1901) was an English children’s book illustrator and writer. She was a contemporary of illustrators Walter Crane and Randolph Caldecott. Greenaway dressed her illustrated children in late eighteenth century fashions: smock-frocks, skeleton …[Continue]