In the bestselling tradition of The Where, the Why, and the How, this offbeat illustrated history reveals 65 people you've probably never heard of, but who helped shape the word as we know it. Muses and neighbors, friends and relatives, accomplices and benefactorsasuch as Michael and Joy Brown, who gifted Harper Lee a year's worth of wages to help her write To Kill a Mockingbird. Or John Ordway, the colleague who walked with Lewis and Clark every step of the way. Each eye-opening story of these unsung heroes is written by a notable historian and illustrated by a top indie artist, making The Who, the What, and the When a treasure trove of word and image for history buffs, art lovers, and anyone who rejoices in unexpected discovery.His expansive body ofworkafrom intricate floral and animal textile designs to illustrated books that established the modern fantasy genreahas made a ... Rossetti, like Morris, appreciated community and routinely gath- ered with artists to explore like-minded aesthetic endeavors. ... decorative arts firm for designing furniture, stained glass, and textiles for church and home interiors. 114 written by EMILIE SIMS The 1860s were a time of intense creativity for both Morris and Rossetti.
|Title||:||The Who, the What, and the When|
|Author||:||Jenny Volvovski, Julia Rothman, Matt Lamothe|
|Publisher||:||Chronicle Books - 2014-10-14|