This treasured classic is where it all began, seventy five years ago, for the curious, lovable monkey, Curious George.
Hans Augusto Rey was born in Hamburg, Germany, in 1898.
After serving in the army during World War I, he studied philology
and natural science at the University of Hamburg. He then married
Margret Rey and they moved to Montmartre. Escaping Paris
during World War II, they made their way to the United States, and
Curious George was published in 1941.
Small children will wear the book out with affection. Horn Book