Second printing of this hilarious tale of a man who looks up from his book to find that all kinds of pigs have invaded his home!
Fine in fine dust jacket.
McPhail belongs to the new generation of children's book illustrators, along with James Marshall, Trina Schart Hyman and others, who bring a fresh originality to children's literature. His artistic style has been described as "marked by soft shading; bucolic spreads; a dreamy, gentle light... a certain delicacy" (Danielson), which shines through no matter what the topic of the illustration.
Read more: Julie Danielson, "Seven Questions Over Breakfast with David McPhail," Seven Impossible Things Before Breakfast.
New York: Dutton Children's Books, (1993). 11'' x 8.25''. Original color pictorial boards. Original unclipped ($13.99) color pictorial dust jacket. Illustrated in color.  pages. Bright.
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