Thursday, 3 March 2011

By hook or by book...

Today we’re celebrating World Book Day with a collection of cartoons that remains chillingly appropriate.

A copy of the vintage volume, Nature Notes III, personally signed by Peter Brookes, the award-winning political cartoonist for The Times, is available at ShopCurious.

Here is a small selection of Brookes’ curiously clever, nature-themed illustrations from the book:

A work of art, snapshot of history and collectable heirloom rolled into one, this publication certainly has style with brains.

Do you?


Jan said...

I had no idea it was World Book Day.
Their site is struggling with high traffic though, so I guess it's just me.

Len♥reNeverM♥re said...

me too Susan, no idea there's such a Day!
The turtle illustration is clever!