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Edward Hopper paints his world

Author: Robert Burleigh; Wendell Minor
Publisher: New York : Henry Holt and Company, Henry Holt & Co, 2014. 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"As a boy, Edward Hopper knew exactly what he wanted to be when he grew up: on the cover of his pencil box, he wrote the words EDWARD HOPPER, WOULD-BE ARTIST. He traveled to New York and to Paris to hone his craft. And even though no one wanted to buy his paintings for a long time, he never stopped believing in his dream to be an artist. He was fascinated with painting light and shadow and his works explore this  Read more...
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Genre/Form: collective biographies
Biographies
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Biographies Ouvrages pour la jeunesse
Named Person: Edward Hopper; Edward Hopper; Edward Hopper
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Burleigh; Wendell Minor
ISBN: 9780805087529 : SAL 0805087524 : SAL
OCLC Number: 891155589
Notes: "Christy Ottaviano books."
Awards: Commended for Capitol Choices: Noteworthy Books for Children and Teens (Seven to Ten) 2015
Description: 40 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm
Responsibility: Robert Burleigh ; paintings by Wendell Minor.

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As a boy, Edward Hopper knew exactly what he wanted to be when he grew up: on the cover of his pencil box, he wrote the words EDWARD HOPPER, WOULD-BE ARTIST. In this picture book biography, the  Read more...

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