Famous Faces by Norman Messenger, 1995 first American edition.


Illustrated by Norman Messenger. First American edition, 195. Dorling Kindersley Publishing.

"Have you ever dreamed of mixing with the stars? Now you can create more than 2,500 new 'celebrities' by mixing and matching fragments of the twelve famous faces that make up this endlessly entertaining book. Computer 'morphing' turns one face into another on the video screen, and now Norman Messenger has done the same thing with his hilarious illustrations and clever paper play."

Famous Faces

Charlie Chaplin
Groucho Marx
Clark Gable
Marilyn Monroe
John Wayne
Clint Eastwood
Elvis Presley
Mick Jagger
Ronald Reagan
Margaret Thatcher
Prince Charles
Princess Diana

Renowned illustrator and children's book author Norman Messenger has created many imaginative and whimsical worlds with his distinctive style and playful sense of humor. His books include The Land of Neverbelieve, Imagine, and The Magic Garden. He is also a co-founder of the Association of Illustrators and a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts.

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Condition*: Very Good. Lacks dust jacket, as issued. Illustrated cover boards with moderate shelf wear are lightly bumped at the corners and head and tail of the spine. Gift inscription top of front pastedown else pages are clean, complete, and undamaged. Mechanical elements are intact and working.

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