An Illustrated Journey

Inspiration From the Private Art Journals of Traveling Artists, Illustrators and Designers

Author: Danny Gregory

Publisher: Simon and Schuster


Category: Art

Page: 272

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Features selections from the sketchbooks of forty artists, illustrators, and designers that capture their travels around the world in drawings and paintings.


An Illustrated Journey Through France, Spain and Portugal

Author: Barbara Reid



Category: Travel

Page: 108

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This carefree, often hilarious journey through Spain, Portugal and France describes with wit and charm a newly retired couples attempt to sample life abroad.Delighting in the local wines and food, subsequent visits to France have transformed them into unashamed Francophiles. A promise of more tales to come. A little gem!

Country Road ABC

An Illustrated Journey Through America's Farmland

Author: Arthur Geisert

Publisher: HarperCollins


Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 64

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On today's farm, B is for barn cat...E is for erosion...G is for grinding feed, and I is for...inoculate? In 26 beautifully detailed spreads, acclaimed illustrator Arthur Geisert takes readers on a literal journey following a real road in Iowa (County Road Y31) through the ins and outs of America's farmland. This isn't your grandfather's farm book. It still features pigs, hay, and other familiar farm residents, but you'll see a very different kind of quicksand and traffic jam here...Along the bottom of each page is a continuous panorama that totals nearly forty feet of art. Country Road ABC is a unique and funny look at America's present-day farmland.

New Zealand Through Time

An Illustrated Journey Through 83 Million Years of Natural History

Author: Ronald Cometti

Publisher: New Holland Pub


Category: History

Page: 96

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Deals with the natural history of the shaky isles of New Zealand and their surrounding seas, the dramatic geology and unique plants and animals.

Tea with Bin Laden's Brother

An Illustrated Journey Through Countries where You Won't Get Travel Insurance

Author: Simon Roberts





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Inside Anne Frank's House

An Illustrated Journey Through Anne's World

Author: Hans Westra

Publisher: Overlook Press


Category: History

Page: 268

View: 391

More than 350 photographs capture the legacy of Anne Frank in a visual tour of the famous Amsterdam home in which Anne and her family took refuge to escape the Nazis.

In the Golden East

An Illustrated Journey in Eastern Wonderlands; A Geographical Reader (Classic Reprint)

Author: Charlotte Chaffee Gibson

Publisher: Forgotten Books



Page: 260

View: 929

Excerpt from In the Golden East: An Illustrated Journey in Eastern Wonderlands; A Geographical Reader On our way across the continent, we stopped at Buffalo, Chicago, Denver, and Salt Lake City, and the children agreed that Salt Lake City was by far the nicest of them all, for the first thing we did there was to drive out to Great Salt Lake for a bath, and a queer bath it proved to be. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.

An Eye on the Hebrides

An Illustrated Journey

Author: Mairi Hedderwick

Publisher: Birlinn


Category: Hebrides (Scotland)

Page: 128

View: 126

Mairi Hedderwick embarks on a six-month-long journey to 40 islands from Arran to Lewis, recounting her pilgrimage around the archipelago of the Western Isles with which she has had a lifelong love affair. Filled with wit and wisdom that is matched by her spell-binding illustrations, Mairi Hedderwick portrays the islands in all their diversity, with swift and perceptive cameos of everyday life drawn with humour and affection alongside gorgeous landscapes which capture the truly magical beauty of the Hebrides.