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Lettered Creatures (2004) [Collection]
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Summary (From the publisher):

Although it borrows its form from a children's ABC, Lettered Creatures is a thoroughly grown-up pleasure, a light-hearted product of civilization like champagne, fireworks, or the Cole Porter songbook. A collaboration between two talented brothers—one a leading poet of his generation, the other a peerless draftsman—this alphabet book is the expression of a singular family wit, one born in precise observation matched with intellectual playfulness. Each spread introduces us to an emblematic animal—an insatiable Anteater, an overachieving Beaver, a sidelong-searching Crab—captured in an eight-line poem and a delicate graphite drawing.

Original title: Lettered Creatures
Original languages: English

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Genre: FictionChildren & Young AdultPicture BooksAlphabet
PoetryVerseNature


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  • Illustrated by Mark Leithauser.

Edition #1: Lettered Creatures

Lettered Creatures (2004)
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Language: English

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Lettered Creatures (2004)


ISBN: 1567922759

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