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Brian Wildsmith's animal gallery.

Author: Brian Wildsmith
Publisher: Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, 2020
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : First U.S. editionView all editions and formats
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Discover a troop of kangaroos, an ambush of tigers, a rafter of turkeys, and a flotilla of swordfish in this glorious introduction to the animal kingdom. A lion yawns lazily in the grass. Curious giraffes crane their long necks. Step into this rich world of animals from an illustrator whose work influenced generations of younger artists. Each animal's essence is strikingly captured, from the playfulness of otters to  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Picture books for children
Illustrated works
Juvenile works
Picture books
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Juvenile literature
Terms and phrases Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Brian Wildsmith
ISBN: 9781536212358 1536212350
OCLC Number: 1114426613
Notes: "First published by Oxford University Press (United Kingdom) 2008."--Title page verso.
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 25 x 32 cm
Other Titles: Animal gallery

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Discover a troop of kangaroos, an ambush of tigers, a rafter of turkeys, and a flotilla of swordfish in this glorious introduction to the animal kingdom. A lion yawns lazily in the grass. Curious giraffes crane their long necks. Step into this rich world of animals from an illustrator whose work influenced generations of younger artists. Each animal's essence is strikingly captured, from the playfulness of otters to a noisy gathering of parrots, while panoramic pictures give a real sense of the animals' habitats. Collective nouns - some familiar, others wonderfully surprising - are used to describe each group of animals.

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Animal Gallery

by barker_patricia (WorldCat user published about 4 days ago) Very Good Permalink

Every beautiful page depicts a group of animals. Kids will love looking at the illustrations and learning about the different names of animal groups. 

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