Uncle and Claudius the Camel

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Uncle and Claudius the Camel
Author J. P. Martin
Illustrator Quentin Blake
Country UK
Language English
Series The Uncle series
Publisher Jonathan Cape
Publication date
Media type Print
Pages 192
Preceded by Uncle and the Treacle Trouble
Followed by Uncle and the Battle for Badgertown

Uncle and Claudius the Camel (1969) is a children's novel written by J. P. Martin, the fifth of his Uncle book series of six books. [1] It was illustrated, like the others in the series, by Quentin Blake.

J. P. Martin was an English author best known for his Uncle series of children's stories.

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Sir Quentin Saxby Blake, CBE, FCSD, FRSL, RDI is an English cartoonist, illustrator and children's writer. He may be known best for illustrating books written by Roald Dahl. For his lasting contribution as a children's illustrator he won the biennial, international Hans Christian Andersen Award in 2002, the highest recognition available to creators of children's books. From 1999 to 2001 he was the inaugural British Children's Laureate. He is a patron of the Association of Illustrators.

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  1. Martin, J. P. (1969). Uncle and Claudius the Camel (1 ed.). London: Jonathan Cape.