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Sep 05, 2017
| ISBN 9780399579394
Sep 05, 2017
| ISBN 9780399579400
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Sep 05, 2017 | ISBN 9780399579394
Sep 05, 2017 | ISBN 9780399579400
“Most groups of wildlife can be described as a flock, herd, or shoal—but where is the fun in ending there?” — from the IntroductionWhether you’re an animal lover or a grammar geek, illustrator Matt Sewell has the perfect menagerie of beasts (and beast-related terms) for your reading pleasure. Along with fifty-five gorgeous color illustrations, Sewell presents the unexpected collective nouns used to describe groups of animals on land, in the air, and in the water. Discover the secret behind a “sleuth of bears,” keep your eyes open for a “watch of nightingales,” and learn something new about a “school of whales.” Illustrated in inimitable watercolor, this book makes a great gift for nature and art lovers everywhere.
Artist and illustrator Matt Sewell has been described as the Banksy of the bird world. He has illustrated for the Guardian and Barbour, amongst many others, and exhibited in London, Manchester, New York, Tokyo and Paris. Matt is an avid… More about Matt Sewell
“A Charm of Goldfinches radiates magical charm, making it a little treasure.”— Texas Gardener
ContentsIntroduction 8 Land 11–59Air 61–109Water 111–125Spotting and Jotting 126–143 Thank Yous 144
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