Draken *SIGNED*

DICKINSON, Peter, ANDERSON, Wayne (Illustrator). Draken. Amsterdam: Landshoff, 1979.

Hardcover. Condition: very good. Signed to the title page by the illustrator.


Peter Dickinson



Draken Synopsis

Draken (A Flight of Dragons in the UK) is a 1979 speculative evolution book written by Peter Dickinson and illustrated by Wayne Anderson.

Dickinson states he got the idea for his ‘pseudo-scientific monograph’ after looking at one of Ursula K. LeGuin’s Earthsea books.

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About Peter Dickinson

Peter Malcolm de Brissac Dickinson (16 December 1927 – 16 December 2015) was an English author and poet, best known for children’s books and detective stories.

For his contributions as a children’s writer Dickinson was a finalist for the Hans Christian Andersen Medal in 2000.

About Wayne Anderson

Wayne Anderson is a British artist and illustrator, best known for his fantasy and children’s books. Wayne exhibits in galleries worldwide.

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Peter Dickinson






Wayne Anderson