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Poems to Fall In Love With - Chris Riddell

Poems to Fall In Love With - Chris Riddell
 Poems to Fall In Love With - Chris RiddellPoems to Fall In Love With - Chris Riddell 

An anthology of classic and modern poems on the theme of love exquisitely illustrated, and signed on a bespoke bookplate (see image), by Chris Riddell

Title: Poems to Fall In Love With

Author:  Chris Riddell

ISBN:  9781529023237

Weight:  633 g

Signed first edition, first printing



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Our price:  £12.99

Poems to Fall In Love With by Chris Riddell

In Poems to Fall in Love With Chris Riddell has selected and illustrated his very favourite classic and modern poems about love.

This gorgeously illustrated collection, Chris’s follow-up to one of the Bookseller’s best poetry books of the last 25 years, Poems to Live Your Life By, celebrates love in all its guises, from silent admiration through passion to tearful resignation.  These poems speak of the universal experiences of the heart and are brought to life with Chris’s exquisite, intricate artwork.

This perfect gift features famous poems, old and new, and a few surprises.  Classic verses sit alongside the modern to create the ultimate collection.  Includes poems from Neil Gaiman, Nikita Gill, Carol Ann Duffy, E. E. Cummings, Shakespeare, Leonard Cohen, Derek Walcott, Hollie McNish, Kate Tempest, John Betjeman and Roger McGough and many more.

Bibliographic Info

TitlePoems to Fall In Love With
IllustratorChris Riddell
Book Features
Edition / printingFirst edition, first printing
Edition features

In common with all of Riddell’s books, this is a beautifully produced edition with many grayscale illustrations.  It has pictorial boards, head and tail bands, and a ribbon marker.

The front matter has a 3-page Contents section.  The back matter has very useful 3-page Index of First Lines, a 1-page Index of Poets, 2 pages of Acknowledgements and a brief 1-page bio of Chris.

Overall conditionFine (see our article on Condition Grades)
SignedOn a bookplate fixed to the half title page (see image)
Awards and Media
Awards and prizesBooks Are My Bag Readers Awards – shortlist (poetry)
Book Stats
PublisherPan Macmillan
Imprint Macmillan Children’s Books
Publication date
PrinterCPI Group (UK) Ltd, Croydon
ISBN 139781529023237
ISBN 101529023238
FormatHardcover [pictorial boards], no dust jacket
Size (h x w x d)204 x 160 x 21mm

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