Peter Newell's Pictures and Rhymes - A Collection of cartoons and rhymes. Originally printed in 1899 by Harper & Brothers; Peter Newell's Pictures and Rhymes is a collection of illustrations and rhymes. Humorist, author, and illustrator; Peter Newell is best known for his flat wash drawings and whimsical captions. His wide eyed persons and animals have a great charm. Introduction by John Kendrick Bangs.