America the Beautiful

(Hardback - May 2003)
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Wendell Minor is an extraordinarily talented fine artist who has received more than two hundred awards for his work. Authors refer to him as a "quiet genius" who creates with simplicity and elegance, a "master" at capturing the essence of the written word in vivid imagery, of creating brilliant paintings that evoke the true spirit of story and place. He has illustrated hundreds of covers for many of the most popular books of the past few decades.

Now, inspired by Katharine Lee Bates's classic verse, Minor gives readers his first picture book-beautiful visual accompaniment for an American standard. Traversing the entire nation, from the Empire State Building to the Grand Tetons, from the Alaskan coast to the Florida Everglades; encompassing multiple eras, from Pilgrims to wagon trains, from the Wright brothers to NASA, Minor takes us on a journey across land and time-literally from sea to shining sea.


  • SKU: 9780399238857
  • SKU10: 0399238859
  • Title: America the Beautiful
  • Qty Remaining Online: 1
  • Publisher: G. P. Putnam's Sons
  • Date Published: May 2003
  • Book Type: Picture / Wordless
  • Pages: 48
  • Illustrated: Yes
  • Age Range: 3 - 7
  • Grade Level: Preschool thru 2nd Grade
  • Weight lbs: 1.07
  • Dimensions: 11.34" L x 8.82" W x 0.43" H
  • Features: Price on Product, Illustrated, Ikids, Dust Cover
  • Themes: Theometrics | Secular;
  • Subject: Poetry - General


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