Posts Tagged: Louis de Rougemont

Alfred Pearse | de Rougemont illustrations

Boy’s Own-style drawings to accompany tall tales of danger and adventure…

Alfred Pearse | de Rougemont illustrations

Boy’s Own-style drawings to accompany tall tales of danger and adventure…

The Greatest Liar on Earth

The publishers of The Greatest Liar on Earth describe it as “an excellent teaching resource for schools”. How true! Alerting the young to the monetary advantages of lying is important preparation for so many career paths.

The Greatest Liar on Earth

The publishers of The Greatest Liar on Earth describe it as “an excellent teaching resource for schools”. How true! Alerting the young to the monetary advantages of lying is important preparation for so many career paths.

Swiss Family Rougemont

Louis de Rougemont’s stories started the Victorian version of a flame war, which furiously debated whether, for instance, monstrous octopuses really were capable of dragging a boat to the ocean floor.

Swiss Family Rougemont

Louis de Rougemont’s stories started the Victorian version of a flame war, which furiously debated whether, for instance, monstrous octopuses really were capable of dragging a boat to the ocean floor.