Timmy the Tug

Author(s): Jim Downer

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This very cute kidsÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂâÃÂÃÂÃÂâÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂìÃÂÃÂÃÂâÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂâ book has a charming back story. Ted Hughes and Jim Downer were flatties back in the day and Jim wanted to woo a lady by writing a childrenÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂâÃÂÃÂÃÂâÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂìÃÂÃÂÃÂâÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂâs story in order to prove his parenting credentials. He created whimsical illustrations to match an ordinary story line. Ted took pity on him and wrote a delightful poem. The book is being published in a facsimile edition and Jim did marry the lady he was romancing.

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Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9780500514962
  • : Thames & Hudson Ltd
  • : Thames & Hudson Ltd
  • : 0.44
  • : March 2009
  • : 201mm X 266mm X 13mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 821.914
  • : 821.914
  • : Jim Downer
  • : Jim Downer
  • : 1009
  • : col. Illustrations
  • : 1009
  • : col. Illustrations
  • : Hardback
  • : Picture storybooks
  • : Hardback
  • : Picture storybooks
  • : 40
  • : 40