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Miroslav Sasek

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Miroslav Sasek

  • 5 stars across 17 books
    M. Sasek was born in 1916 in Prague, Czechoslovakia. Best remembered for his classic stories on the great cities of the world, he died in 1980.
    20th May 2009

    This Is the Way to the Moon

    Like the other Sasek classics, these are facsimile editions of his original books. The brilliant, vibrant illustrations ... More

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    1st September 2014

    This Is the World: A Global Treasury

    A compilation of abridged versions of M. Sasek's most popular children's travel books. From London to Hong Kong, Sydney ... More

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    1st December 2008

    This Is Edinburgh

    Following the runaway bestsellers This is New York and This is Paris, Universe is pleased to reissue another title from ... More

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    28th January 2011

    This Is Washington, D. C.

    Continuing the success of the runaway best sellers This is New York and This is London comes the latest title from M. Sa... More

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    1st December 2008

    This Is Rome

    Like the other Sasek classics, this is a facsimile edition of the original book. The brilliant, vibrant illustrations ha... More

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    1st December 2008

    This Is Ireland

    On the heels of the runaway bestsellers This is New York and This is Paris, Universe is pleased to reissue another title... More

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    11th January 2012

    This Is Munich

    Like the other Sasek classics, This is Munich is a facsimile edition of his original book, which was first published... More

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    29th May 2008

    This Is New York

    With the same wit and perception that distinguished his stylish books on Paris, London, and Rome, M. Sasek pictures fa... More

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    1st December 2008

    This Is Hong Kong

    Like the other Sasek classics, this is a facsimile edition of the original book. The brilliant, vibrant illustrations ha... More

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    17th December 2008

    This Is Greece

    Like the other Sasek classics, this is a facsimile edition of the original, first published in 1966. The illustrations h... More

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    • This Is Edinburgh

      This Is Edinburgh

      by rsa

      A lovely, quaint picture book full of images of Edinburgh (and brief explaination of what they are representing). The illustrations are bright and col...

    • This Is the Way to the Moon

      This Is the Way to the Moon

      by Piglet

      Written in 1963, this classic book captures the excitement of space travel as it first (no pun intended) took off. Beautiful pictures with lots of fac...

    • This Is the World: A Global Treasury

      This Is the World: A Global Treasury

      Take a journey around the world, stopping at major cities and several countries with this compilation of travel guides for children.  The compilation...

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