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The story of Jack, the intrepid little boy whose courage and ingenuity defeated a host of many-headed giants several times his size, is an English folk-tale that must have been told often in the Victorian nursery of the Doyle family. Growing up in the 1830s, they were all gifted children, especially Richard, whose natural talent for draughtsmanship was matched by imaginative invention and a passion for legend and the grotesque. In 1842, when only eighteen, he created for his own delight a picture-book version of Jack The ...

Jack the Giant Killer 2000, Everyman's Library, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780375410703


Jack The Giant Killer 1999, Everyman's Library Children's Classics, London

ISBN-13: 9781857155075