Author(s): Cicely Mary Barker
This is a beautiful new gift edition of Cicely Mary Barker's Flower Fairies of the Spring. You can relive the beauty and the magic of Cicely Mary Barker's famous Flower Fairies, with a special new edition of Cicely Mary Barker's Flower Fairies of the Spring. A perfect gift for fairy fans young and old, this brand new edition of Flower Fairies of the Spring features a stunning cover with an unusual and intricate cut-out design that gives the illusion of delicate lace. Each page features Cicely Mary Barker's iconic and beautifully painted fairies, representing the delicate flowers of the spring. This gorgeous gift edition is a wonderful celebration of the beauty of spring. This beautiful little book is the third of the original Flower Fairy books to be re-imagined with fashion-inspired covers: A Flower Fairy Alphabet and Flower Fairies of the Winter are already available and the series will continue with Flower Fairies of the Summer and Flower Fairies of the Autumn. When Cicely Mary Barker created the first Flower Fairies book in 1923, the unassuming artist could have had little idea of the immense popularity her fairies would enjoy. Now, nine decades later, Cicely Mary Barker's originality and skill as an artist continues to charm and delight around the world.
Cicely Mary Barker was born in Croydon, South London in 1895 and died in 1973. She found international acclaim as an artist with her delightful Flower Fairies books the first of which, Flower Fairies of the Spring, was printed in 1923.