Monday, 25 May 2015

Yareté the jaguar taking fruit from a tree

Yareté the jaguar taking fruit from a tree
an illustration by John Vernon Lord 
in Adventures of Jabotí on the Amazon by Lena F Hurlong, Abelard-Schuman, 1968

Sunday, 24 May 2015

Jabotí, the tortoise, listens to the Jaguar and the Parrot in conversation

Jabotí, the tortoise, listens to the Jaguar and the Parrot in conversation,
an illustration by John Vernon Lord 
in Adventures of Jabotí on the Amazon by Lena F Hurlong, Abelard-Schuman, 1968


Friday, 22 May 2015

A tapir has a tug-o'-war with an alligator


A tapir has a tug-o'-war with an alligator
an illustration by John Vernon Lord 
in Adventures of Jabotí on the Amazon by Lena F Hurlong, Abelard-Schuman, 1968

Jabotí the tortoise talks to a tapir


Jabotí the tortoise talks to a tapir
an illustration by John Vernon Lord 
in Adventures of Jabotí on the Amazon by Lena F Hurlong, Abelard-Schuman, 1968

Thursday, 21 May 2015

Jabotí the tortoise talks to a monkey

Jabotí the tortoise talks to a monkey
an illustration by John Vernon Lord 
in Adventures of Jabotí on the Amazon by Lena F Hurlong, Abelard-Schuman, 1968

Wednesday, 20 May 2015

Jabotí the tortoise rides on the back of a deer while she cooks

Jabotí the tortoise rides on the back of a deer while she cooks
an illustration by John Vernon Lord 
in Adventures of Jabotí on the Amazon by Lena F Hurlong, Abelard-Schuman, 1968

Tuesday, 19 May 2015

Jabotí the tortoise rides on the back of a Jaguar


Jabotí the tortoise rides on the back of a Jaguar
an illustration by John Vernon Lord 
in Adventures of Jabotí on the Amazon by Lena F Hurlong, Abelard-Schuman, 1968

Monday, 18 May 2015

Jabotí the tortoise with a handkerchief wrapped round his head


Jabotí the tortoise with a handkerchief wrapped round his head
an illustration by John Vernon Lord 
in Adventures of Jabotí on the Amazon by Lena F Hurlong, Abelard-Schuman, 1968

Sunday, 17 May 2015

Jabotí the tortoise discusses with the Amazon wildlife


Jabotí the tortoise discusses with the Amazon wildlife
an illustration by John Vernon Lord 
in Adventures of Jabotí on the Amazon by Lena F Hurlong, Abelard-Schuman, 1968

Saturday, 16 May 2015

Urubú the vulture inspects the hole


Urubú the vulture inspects the hole where Jabotí the tortoise was hiding,
an illustration by John Vernon Lord 
in Adventures of Jabotí on the Amazon by Lena F Hurlong, Abelard-Schuman, 1968

Friday, 15 May 2015

Jabotí, the tortoise, lands on Yareté the jaguar's head


Jabotí, the tortoise, lands on Yareté the jaguar's head
an illustration by John Vernon Lord 
in Adventures of Jabotí on the Amazon by Lena F Hurlong, Abelard-Schuman, 1968

Thursday, 14 May 2015

Mr Macaco, the monkey, helps Jabotí, the tortoise, up a palm tree

Mr Macaco, the monkey, helps Jabotí, the tortoise, up a palm tree, 
an illustration by John Vernon Lord 
in Adventures of Jabotí on the Amazon by Lena F Hurlong, Abelard-Schuman, 1968

Wednesday, 13 May 2015

Jacaré, the alligator, complains about his sore finger

Jacaré, the alligator, complains about his sore finger
an illustration by John Vernon Lord 
in Adventures of Jabotí on the Amazon by Lena F Hurlong, Abelard-Schuman, 1968

Tuesday, 12 May 2015

Jacaré, the alligator, reaches out to get the honey from the tail of Jabotí


Jacaré, the alligator, reaches out to get the honey from the tail of Jabotí, 
(only to get his finger trapped between the two shells)
an illustration by John Vernon Lord 
in Adventures of Jabotí on the Amazon by Lena F Hurlong, Abelard-Schuman, 1968

Monday, 11 May 2015

Jabotí the tortoise plays the flute to Jacaré the alligator,


Jabotí the tortoise plays the flute to Jacaré the alligator, 
(not realising there was a team of tortoises placed at different points of the race), 
an illustration by John Vernon Lord 
in Adventures of Jabotí on the Amazon by Lena F Hurlong, Abelard-Schuman, 1968

Sunday, 10 May 2015

Suasú the Deer races with Jabotí the tortoise



Suasú the Deer races with Jabotí the tortoise, 
(not realising there was a team of tortoises placed at different points of the race), 
an illustration by John Vernon Lord 
in Adventures of Jabotí on the Amazon by Lena F Hurlong, Abelard-Schuman, 1968

Saturday, 9 May 2015

Jabotí addresses his fellow tortoises

Jabotí addresses his fellow tortoises, an illustration by John Vernon Lord 
in Adventures of Jabotí  on the Amazon by Lena F Hurlong, Abelard-Schuman, 1968

Friday, 8 May 2015

Jabotí the tortoise playing the flute (2)


Jabotí the tortoise playing the flute (2), an illustration by John Vernon Lord 
in Adventures of Jabotí  on the Amazon by Lena F Hurlong, Abelard-Schuman, 1968

Thursday, 7 May 2015

Jabotí the tortoise playing the flute (1)

Jabotí the tortoise playing the flute (1), title page illustration & lettering by John Vernon Lord 
in Adventures of Jabotí  on the Amazon by Lena F Hurlong, Abelard-Schuman, 1968

Wednesday, 6 May 2015

A telephone

A telephone, a diary drawing by John Vernon Lord for Monday the 17th of October 1966