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A Balloon for Blunderbuss

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O mestre do design Bob Gill e o poeta e tradutor Alastair Reid mostram neste livro como é possível ter tudo na vida, possuindo nada (ou quase nada). O segredo é trocar, trocar e trocar: um balão por um bacamarte, um zoológico por uma torre, uma cidadezinha por uma cachoeira... Este clássico dos anos 1960 permanece atemporal ao revelar uma sábia e irresistível alternativa ...more
Hardcover, 36 pages
Published June 11th 2008 by Phaidon Press (first published May 21st 2008)
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Chris Callaway
Feb 26, 2011 Chris Callaway rated it liked it
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A simple but charming book, with sketchy illustrations in simple colors reminiscent of Quentin Blake.
Marcos Kopschitz
Aug 25, 2016 Marcos Kopschitz rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
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Escrito por Alastair Reid (poeta, tradutor de Borges e Neruda e professor de literatura latino-americana) e ilustrado por Bob Gill (designer, ilustrador, diretor de cinema e professor), este livro, segundo informações do original, foi restaurado em 2008, a partir de onde a Cosac Naify elaborou a edição brasileira.

É um livro de texto curto e muito ilustrado, que imagina uma curiosa possível série de trocas de várias coisas por outras. Um pouco sonhador, ao final evoca de certo modo a fábula do le
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Jen
Dec 01, 2013 Jen rated it really liked it
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I am a sucker for mid century illustrations... ESP in children's books... Both fiction and non fiction. This book has wonderful pictures and the trading of one thing for another held high appeal for Addison.
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May 31, 2010 Elke Ursin rated it it was amazing
This book is FANTASTIC!!!! I love the illustrations, the story line, and the message. Just one of those perfect books.
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3.75 stars I liked this book a whole bunch..the pictures were a little bland but over all I thought it was fun! The last page would cool!
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