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Finding Aid for the Edward Ardizzone Papers, 1935-1966
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Box 1

Two water color drawings. London, ca.1952.

Physical Description: 7 × 8.75 each.

Scope and Content Note

The drawings, signed E.A., are based on the characters from the artist's Tim and Lucy series of books published by Oxford University Press, 1952. They were especially made for the Bernard Meeks Collection of Children's Books.
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Water color drawings for Thackeray's Henry Esmond. London, ca.1956. New York: Limited Editions Club.

Physical Description: 32 drawings.

Scope and Content Note

Included is a complete set of illustrations, minus title page drawing.
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Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves. New York: The Limited Editions Club, 1949.

Physical Description: 51pp.

Scope and Content Note

Printer's proof copy, with illustrations pasted in.
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Little Tim and the Brave Sea Captain, by Edward Ardizzone. London: Oxford University Press, 1936.

Physical Description: 31 leaves.


Ex libris: Edward Ardizzone.
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Lucy Brown and Mr. Grimes, by Edward Ardizzone. London: Oxford University Press, n.d.

Physical Description: 32 leaves. Manuscript.

Scope and Content Note

This is a paste-up copy, with original water color illustrations pasted in with the holograph text.
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Tim the Wanderer, rough draft, by Edward Ardizzone.

Physical Description: 46 leaves. Manuscript.

Scope and Content Note

Included are black ink drawings and text, many leaves with original drawings and text pasted together. Bound, with illustrated title page, and an ink drawing and title on cover board.
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Letter from Ardizzone to Peter Wiener. London, January 26, 1966.

Physical Description: 1 leaf. Holograph, illustrated. With envelope.