‘Fougasse’, is the pen name of Cyril Kenneth Bird, one of the leading cartoonists of the day. The book tells the story of a fairy, Joe Smith, who falls out of Fairyland one stormy night and lands in London. After a series of misadventures, including a turn on the London stage and an attempt to become an artist, Joe decides that fairyland is a far safer place to be and returns again to his ‘fairy brotherhood’
A miniature book made for Queen Mary's dolls' house contains an original fairy story by Fougasse, written in verse with illustrations. In the story, Joe Smith tries to convince disbelievers he is a fairy. After a series of adventures, including a turn on the London stage and an attempt to become an artist, Joe decides that fairyland is a safer place to be and returns home.
Written in rhyming text and illustrated in full color, this is the charming tale of a fairy named Joe Smith, who is blown out of fairyland into the streets of 1920s London. A Miniature Treasure from Queen Mary's Dolls' House by Fougasse 9780763677633/10 & up
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