Author(s): Angela Wilkes
This text presents the history of a farm from medieval times to the present day. It aims to provide an insight into how ancestors lived, and how farming has changed the landscape over the centuries. Half-page flaps reveal inside farm buildings, drawn by Eric Thomas.
With a first-class honours degree in Illustration and Graphics from the Royal College of Art, Eric Thomas taught graphics, print and illustration at three principal art colleges in London. For the past 15 years he has worked as a freelance illustrator for the BBC, The Times newspaper and The Economist and in 1995 he won the Christian Bookseller's Convention "Children's Book of the Year" award for DK's "Children's Illustrated