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Wonders of Nature: Explorations in the World of Birds, Insects and Fish

4.50  ·  Rating details ·  4 ratings  ·  3 reviews
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Published October 23rd 2018 by Prestel Junior
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Vera Godley
Jan 13, 2019 rated it it was amazing
This is an oversized picture book that is stunning. What an opportunity for children to see these beautifully drawn creatures that abound in nature. This is an opportunity for them to see the creatures themselves and to see how an artist has creatively and painstakingly drawn their images.

See close up their antenna, their wings, their tentacles. See their diversity and their colors.

Art departments in schools need this book. School and public libraries need this book. Homes that have children who
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Lynn
Sep 04, 2018 rated it really liked it
Absolutely stunning illustrations. Reading this was like stepping back in time to one of those Curiosity Collections that amateur naturalists used to create. I particularly loved the chapters on birds as each was not only beautifully and minutely depicted but each had a vivid sense of personality!

Pages with tidbits of factual information are interspersed between the gorgeous drawings. A book for artists and naturalists.
Aeicha
Jan 06, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Wonders of Nature: Explorations in the World of Birds, Insects and Fish is an absolutely stunning and wondrous book! Florence Guiraud masterfully brings the worlds of birds, insects, and fish to life in the most vibrant, mesmerizing, and heartwarming ways through her gorgeous illustrations. Easily understood informative text accompanies her illustrations, creating an experience that is both educational and fun. Readers of all ages will be moved and charmed by this gaspworthy beauty!
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