Posts Tagged: Louis de Rougemont
Boy’s Own-style drawings to accompany tall tales of danger and adventure…
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.
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.