Alphabet City

Alphabet City

Book - 1995
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The urban landscape will never look the same again. As Stephen T. Johnson demonstrates in a series of strikingly realistic pastels and watercolors, a simple sawhorse can contain the letter "A" while lampposts alongside a highway can form a row of elegant, soaring Ys. A 1996 Caldecott Honor book, this sophisticated, wordless alphabet book is sure to appeal to young and old alike.
Publisher: New York : Viking, 1995.
ISBN: 9780670856312
0670856312
Branch Call Number: j P LEARNING JOHNSON
Characteristics: 1 volumes (unpaged) : chiefly color illustrations ; 28 cm.

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Acclaimed Artist & Author Shares a Serendipitous Love of Letters

I have a deep sense of pride for our community’s most creative citizens; savoring local artists’ and authors’ works is often more satisfying than fine dining. Lawrence-based artist and author Stephen T. Johnson’s work is among the finest. His children’s picture books are award-winning: A is for Art: An Abstract Alphabet was named one of the Best Illustrated Books of the Year by the New York Tim... (more)

Acclaimed Artist & Author Shares a Serendipitous Love of Letters

I have a deep sense of pride for our community’s most creative citizens; savoring local artists’ and authors’ works is often more satisfying than fine dining. Lawrence-based artist and author Stephen T. Johnson’s work is among the finest. His children’s picture books are award-winning: A is for Art: An Abstract Alphabet was named one of the Best Illustrated Books of the Year by the New York Tim... (more)


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LPL_ShirleyB Aug 28, 2016

Lawrence-based artist and author Stephen T. Johnson’s work is among the finest. A Caldecott Honor, New York Times Best Illustrated Book of the Year, and a Society of Illustrators Gold Medal winner. This book may be used as a classroom companion with Alphabet School. Checkout more rich, illuminat... Read More »


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LPL_ShirleyB Aug 28, 2016

Lawrence-based artist and author Stephen T. Johnson’s work is among the finest. A Caldecott Honor, New York Times Best Illustrated Book of the Year, and a Society of Illustrators Gold Medal winner. This book may be used as a classroom companion with Alphabet School. Checkout more rich, illuminating books by Stephen T. Johnson!

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