The Book of Dinosaurs
I have a copy of this wonderful book, I have always had a great fascination with Dinosaurs, I also have the old 's book by Zdenek Burian, a ahrdback cover, green with an inlaid Stegosaurus on the cover in brown stencil, however, back to the hwwbd, I remember going on a school trip to Manchester museum, I must have been about eight at the time, and the teacher bought this book in the museum shop, I mithered to borrow it, the pictures of the T-Rex were as a young enthralled boy imagined the animal to be, as were all the other images, I didn't think Brontosaurus was particularly fat, as I believed how else would he look being known as the thunder lizard, I was transported into the world of the dinosaurs, to this day I dip into this book through a sense of nostalgia to the lost wonderment of that eight year old boy. I remember this book vividly, thanks for enshrining it here! I have another old-school dino book written by Geis, illustrated by R.
How and Why Wonder Books
They consisted of a wide spectrum of authors, artists and photographers. Alternative edition for ISBN: Peterson: Dinosaurs and Other Prehistoric Animals. Jekyll and Mr.Extra toe. Missi Nussbaum rated it really liked it Jan 11, Learn more - opens in a new window or tab. Shipping cost cannot be calculated.
For additional information, see the Global Shipping Program terms and conditions - opens in a new window or tab. We stock s of unique items Our volunteers are listing s more daily. May have some damage to the cover but integrity still intact. Being an artistic sort I used colored pencils and crayons to color the black and white illustrations in one of my copies.
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How and Why Wonder Books were a series of illustrated American books published in the s and s that was designed to teach science and history to children and young teenagers. The series began in , and was edited under the supervision of Dr. Paul E. Blackwood of the Office of Education at the U. Department of Health, Education and Welfare. The series was published by Wonder Books, Inc.
Thomas Diehl April 2, since it has my four-year-old scribbles on it. How to tell if a signature is genuine Author's signatures can undoubtedly increase the value of a rare book or first edition. Community Reviews. My first dino book too, at AM. Just wonderful.
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