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The Knave of Hearts

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Louise Saunders, talented wife of legendary editor Max Perkins, teamed with one of the most popular illustrators of all time to create this unforgettable fable. Known for his beautiful coloring and humorous touch, Maxfield Parrish's work is iconic — and The Knave of Hearts is his ultimate achievement. Filled with 22 colorful images and lavishly finished with a full-color e ...more
Hardcover, 40 pages
Published December 18th 2008 by Calla Editions (first published 1925)
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A cute children's story that reveals the story behind the rhyme. Buy it for the brilliant illustrations!
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A sweet little retelling, in play format, of the story of the Knave of Hearts and why he stole the tarts. He really did a kindness!
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Why DID he steal those tarts...?
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