Briggs, Raymond (Redvers)
BRIGGS, Raymond (Redvers)
BRIGGS, Raymond (Redvers). British, b. 1934. Genres: Children's fiction, Illustrations. Career: Brighton Polytechnic, Faculty of Art, part-time lecturer in illustration, 1961-87. Publications: The Strange House, 1961; Midnight Adventure, 1961; Ring-a-Ring O'Roses (poems), 1962; Sledges to the Rescue, 1963; Jim and the Beanstalk, 1970; Father Christmas, 1973; Father Christmas Goes on Holiday, 1975; Fungus the Bogeyman, 1977; The Snowman, 1978; Gentleman Jim, 1980; When the Wind Blows, 1982; The Tin-Pot Foreign General and the Old Iron Woman, 1984; Party, 1985; Dressing Up, 1985; Building the Snowman, 1985; (with others) All in a Day, 1986; Unlucky Wally, 1987; Unlucky Wally Twenty Years On, 1989; The Snowman Storybook, 1990; The Snowman Flap Book, 1991; The Snowman Tell-the-Time Book, 1991; The Man, 1992; Father Christmas Having a Wonderful Time, 1993; The Bear, 1994; Snowman: Things to Touch and Feel, See and Sniff, 1994; Man, 1995; Ethel & Ernest, 1998; Ug, 2002; Blooming Books, 2003. Illustrator of books by: A. Ahlberg, A. Duggan, R. Manning-Sanders, E. Vipont, B.K. Wilson, and others. Address: Weston, Underhill Lane, West-meston nr Hassocks, Sussex BN6 8XG, England.