Jim Henson: The Works: The Art, the Magic, the Imagination

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Random House Publishing Group, Oct 12, 1993 - Biography & Autobiography - 251 pages
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The ultimate gift for Muppet lovers everywhere, this extraordinary tribute celebrates 40 years of Henson's creative genius--from his best-known inventions to his lesser known but equally fascinating notions for everything from designs for futuristic nightclubs and homes to experimental films. 500 color illus.

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Lots of great pictures and inside information. - Goodreads
My biggest complaint is the page layout. - Goodreads
Lots of pictures, stories, fascinating details. - Goodreads
There are a lot of pictures which I really liked. - Goodreads

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After reading Jim Henson's biography I was happy to see this one available at the library, since Brian Jay mentioned it. In a way I liked this book better because it had such great full color pictures. Read full review

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User Review  - Rory - Goodreads

Great read, but a terribly designed book. If it wasn't about Jim Henson I wouldn't have persevered. Read full review

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Contents

Introduction by Frank Oz xii
Sesame Street
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About the author (1993)

Christopher Finch was born and raised on the island of Guernsey in the British Channel Islands. He lived in London and Paris before moving to New York City in the late 1960s, the setting of Good Girl, Bad Girl. After working as a freelance writer and artist in New York for more than two decades, he moved to Los Angeles, where he continues to write and make art. Christopher has mounted one-man shows in both New York and Los Angeles, and his work has been included in museum exhibitions. He has occasionally written for television; his Judy Garland biography, Rainbow, was made into a movie for television. He is married to Linda Rosenkrantz, who is an author and the cofounder of the website nameberry.com. They have a daughter named Chloe.

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