ENGEN (Rodney): Kate Greenaway, A Biography.
A new biography by Rodney Engen.London: Macdonald, 1981.ISBN# 354-04200-9.With 121 black and white and 15 illustrations in color.8vo., 240 pp.; clothbound with printed pictorial dust-jacket illustrating her pre-Raphaelite watercolor painting “Gleaners Going Home” on the cover (different jacket design from the USA edition).
This illustrated biography was the subject of over five years research, using much unpublished correspondence (including over 1000 love letters and family papers) and interviews with surviving friends and relatives.
An annotated list of Greenaway books is included for collectors and serious students of her work.