Curious George Story Book Collection

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Curious George Story Book Collection

by H. A. Rey, H. A. Rey, Hans A. Rey

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt | September 24, 2001 | Board Book |

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Curious George, the beguiling little monkey, is one of the most beloved of all children''s book characters. Now this collection of four board books featuring Curious George is available in a sturdy, reusable, carry-along box. Brightly colored and suitably scaled for the youngest readers, the books feature art from the original storybooks by H. A. Rey.

Format: Board Book

Dimensions: 150 Pages, 5.12 × 5.51 × 1.97 in

Published: September 24, 2001

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0618154248

ISBN - 13: 9780618154241

Appropriate for ages: Baby - 2

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Curious George Story Book Collection

Curious George Story Book Collection

by H. A. Rey, H. A. Rey, Hans A. Rey

Format: Board Book

Dimensions: 150 Pages, 5.12 × 5.51 × 1.97 in

Published: September 24, 2001

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0618154248

ISBN - 13: 9780618154241

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Curious George, the beguiling little monkey, is one of the most beloved of all children''s book characters. Now this collection of four board books featuring Curious George is available in a sturdy, reusable, carry-along box. Brightly colored and suitably scaled for the youngest readers, the books feature art from the original storybooks by H. A. Rey.

About the Author

Hans Augusto Rey was born in Hamburg, Germany in 1898. As a child, he spent much of his free time in that city''s famous Hagenbeck Zoo drawing animals. After serving in the army during World War I, he studied philology and natural science at the University of Hamburg. He then married Margret Rey and they moved to Montmartre for four years. The manuscript for the first Curious George books was one of the few items the Reys carried with them on their bicycles when they escaped from Paris in 1940. Eventually, they made their way to the United States, and Curious George was published in 1941. Curious George has been published in many languages, including French, German, Japanese, Afrikaans, and Norwegian. Additional Curious George books followed, as well as such other favorites as CECILY G. AND THE NINE MONKEYS and FIND THE CONSTELLATIONS. The Reys were born in Hamburg, Germany. Hans Augusto Rey (1898-1977) met his wife-to-be, Margret (1906-1996), at a party in her father?s home in Germany; when he first caught a glimpse of her, she was sliding down the banister. In their twenties and thirties they lived in Paris and in Rio de Janeiro, where Hans sold bathtubs in villages along the Amazon River. Eventually Cambridge, Massachusetts, became the Reys? home and community. Throughout their lives the Reys created many lively books together, including SPOTTY, PRETZEL, and lift-the-flap books such as HOW DO YOU GET THERE? The manuscript of the first Curious George books was one of the fe
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Appropriate for ages: Baby - 2

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