City by Numbers

City by Numbers

Book - 1998
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In this stunning companion volume to the Caldecott Honor Book Alphabet City, Stephen T. Johnson once again challenges us to explore our surroundings in a whole new way. Come along on his tour of New York City, and soon you'll discover numbers in the unlikeliest places. Look closely, and you can see a 4 in the outline of the Manhattan Bridge, a 3 in the curves of a wrought-iron gate, or a 20 formed by a gate and a window on the old Victory Theater.Uptown, downtown, and all around town, Stephen T. Johnson's intriguing urban landscapes render the ordinary extraordinary, inviting us to reexamine and rediscover the city around us, and to find beauty in the most unexpected places.Stephen T. Johnson is an award-winning painter who has illustrated six previous children's books.Stephen T. Johnson lives in Brooklyn, New York.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Viking, c1998.
ISBN: 9780670872510
Branch Call Number: j P LEARNING JOHNSON
Characteristics: 1 volumes (unpaged) : all illustrations ; 28 cm.


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