Faeries: Deluxe Collector's Edition

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Harry N. Abrams, Oct 1, 2010 - Fiction - 208 pages
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A quarter of a century after its initial publication, and with more than a million copies in print worldwide, Brian Froud and Alan Lee’s Faeries is a certified fantasy classic. Now, Froud and Lee return to their most enduring and beloved work in this deluxe anniversary edition. This ultimate collector’s book features eight new pieces of art by Froud and Lee with the original pencil drawings and watercolors.

 

More than just a reissue, this deluxe revised and updated edition contains essays from both Froud and Lee on the continuing influence of Faeries. There is also a foreword by bestselling author Jane Yolen.

 

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User Review  - Xleptodactylous - LibraryThing

Whilst the other book I've read like this (Goblins!) might have been rather child-orientated and lack-lustre, this one definitely isn't. It has beautiful drawings that make me want to punch everyone ... Read full review

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User Review  - Bcushman - LibraryThing

A stunning look into the world of faeries brought to you by the incomparable Brian Froud and Alan Lee. Not only is it visually stunning but the "history" of Faeries contained within is fascinating. It is a must have for any fantasy lover. Read full review

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About the author (2010)

Brian Froud is an artist, author, designer, and faery authority. He is the author of Lady Cottington's Pressed Fairy Book, Good Faeries / Bad Faeries, The Faeries' Oracle, Brian Froud's Goblins!, and The Heart of Faerie.

Alan Lee is an Academy Award–winning movie conceptual designer and illustrator. He is well known for his illustration of Tolkien's Middle Earth books and The Lord of the Rings film trilogy.

Jane Yolen has written more than 200 books for children and adults, including the acclaimed The Devil's Arithmetic.

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