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Michelangelo: The Young Artist Who Dreamed of Perfection (World History Biographies)

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Has any other artist left the world such a vast legacy as Michelangelo? Author Philip Wilkinson leads young readers on a journey of discovery through the life and works of the Italian Renaissance painter, sculptor, architect, and poet in a visually evocative book.

Wilkinson's lively narrative follows Michelangelo from his early apprenticeship in fresco through his fascinat
Hardcover, 64 pages
Published July 11th 2006 by National Geographic Children's Books
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Sep 12, 2011 Lindsay rated it liked it
I love juvenile non-fiction. It is just enough information I would want to know on a subject and a quick read! Michelangelo was a interesting and extremely talented man.
Feb 17, 2016 Sue rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Extremely well-done in every way. Loved the timeline on the bottom of the pages, nice pictures, text describes just enough material to keep one's interest, skillful and interesting inserts with tidbits of information.

This is tribute to a genius, so the subject matter was also superb.
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