Fairies. (Deluxe Collector’s Edition by Brian Froud and Alan Lee). An internationally best selling classic and perennial seller, FAERIES defined the genre and. Results 1 – 30 of Faeries by Lee, Alan, Froud, Brian and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at A quarter of a century after its initial publication and with well over a million copies in print worldwide, Brian Froud and Alan Lee’s Faeries is an.

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While this is in fact true in some cases, there is a whole world out there for you to explore when it comes to faeries She went through a very long period of time doing florals. I spent long hours pouring over his book, and saw the clear influence excitedly on the movie Labyrinth, one of my all-time faves, along with Outside Over There. I don’t croud I’d ever have any children definitely not biologicallybut if I do, I’ll pass this one to them too.

I especially loved the legend of O’Donoghue; such raptures! Not all f This is the book that made Brian Froud froudd and has yet to be surpassed. Jun 06, Sandie rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: Thanks for the review! She enjoyed books of art work and as she would find new interests I’d use that lse a key or indicator for her next Christmas or birthday gift.

My 9-year-old daughter doesn’t wnd a lot of it yet but since it is so lofty and sounds aan convincing and the illustrations are so details she thinks it is all real. Jane Yolen has written more than two hundred books for children and adults, including the acclaimed, The Devil’s Arithmetic. Check your email and spam folder to confirm your subscription. Two talented artists explore the world of faeries in myths, legends, and folklore.


Paperback Books in English Harper Lee. After this comes descriptions of various magical creatures, roughly organized by the location of myths, along with magical plants.

Faeries 5 6 May 09, Mar 16, Cecilia rated it it was amazing Shelves: I think he’s one of the best artists who lets us peak in a wonderful and mystic world of faeries. By using our website you agree to our use of cookies. Wood rated it it was amazing Shelves: Within these pages the history, wisdom and playfulness of faeries can be explored, and hidden within each image beauty and inspiration are found.

The folklore contained therein is just as sound. Your support runs this blog. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. If you already have the previous editions, there’s probably not much reason to get this book as the main content is still the same – unless btian want the art prints.

The art is gorgeous. It is unclear exactly who this book is aimed at, as its analysis and discussion of fey creatures is both too detailed for the casual reader and far too lacking in grounding in reality to appeal to those who have no belief in the legitimacy of the world discussed here or its mere existence. For the rest of the book, the layout and content remains the same. This is clearly a book written by people who find heathen religion to be appealing and attractive.

This book is fantastic. E-mail The content of this field is kept private and will not be shown publicly. My dad gave it to me alsn I was a child, and I’m absolutely delighted to have found it again because a lot of things stayed with me.


I didn’t realize until very rece Wonderful artwork, I’ve used it as a reference book. She did I bought this book for my wife some years ago. You can order the book from them. This item is fairly worn but is functional.

Faeries by Brian Froud and Alan Lee (1979, Paperback)

This is a wonderful masterpiece. Lew for beautiful books? Lovers, poets, artists, writers, sculptors, weavers, musicians and the like – all the arts, indeed, acknowledge a debt to an unidentifiable, invisible, capricious, sensitive, delicate, elusive and powerful force which is called ‘inspiration’, or ‘Muse’ and is generally irresistible when present.

It is unclear exactly who this book is aimed at, as its analysis and discussion of fey creatures is both too detailed for th My thoughts on this book are deeply mixed. As alaj me, I have believed in faeries ever since I can remember, so you can imagine how much this book means to me and how grateful I am for it.

His work inspires Faerieworlds and FaerieCon, festival events that attract over 30, guests annually. Froud lives in Devon, England.

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The item may have some signs of cosmetic wear, but is fully operational and functions as intended. Oct 30, Mike the Paladin rated it really liked it.

No artist I know of reveals the personality of individual faeries while expressing his personal style so clearly as Brian Froud. On the bright side, I have yet to explore all of Mr.