Title: Pirates, Patriots, and Princesses: The Art of Howard Pyle (Dover Books on Fine Art)
Binding: Paper Back
Book Condition: New
Publisher: Dover Publications June 2006
0486448320 / 9780486448329
Seller ID: 20110609188424
A giant in the field of illustration and children's books, Pyle (1853-1911) published some 3,300 dynamic illustrations during his 35-year-long career and influenced countless students. This volume features 65 plates of his rare, early-edition printings. Action-packed drawings depict dueling pirates, pistol-toting buccaneers, Revolutionary-era patriots, knights in armor rescuing fair maidens, and other exciting scenes.