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Microcosmos: The Invisible World of Insects

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A companion volume to the Miramax documentary of the same name, Microcosmos is "a natural fairy tale," an insect's-eye view of the world. The text tends toward the poetic and metaphorical, likening the ripening of a cocoon to computer assembly language, examining the flight patterns of mosquitoes, veering into discussions of why it is that flowers are beautiful. (The Frenc ...more
Hardcover, 159 pages
Published February 28th 1997 by Stewart Tabori & Chang (first published February 1997)
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