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The Resource Gnomes, by Wil Huygen ; illustrated by Rien Poortvliet ; introduction by Brian Froud

Gnomes, by Wil Huygen ; illustrated by Rien Poortvliet ; introduction by Brian Froud

Label
Gnomes
Title
Gnomes
Statement of responsibility
by Wil Huygen ; illustrated by Rien Poortvliet ; introduction by Brian Froud
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • dut
  • eng
Summary
Based on Rien Poortvliet and Wil Huygen's scientific observation of the local gnome population in Holland, Gnomes covers all areas of gnome culture: architecture, education, courtship, medicine, industry, and relationships with other mythical creatures. Thirty-five years later, this beautifully illustrated book continues to bring joy to readers of all ages. This revised collector's edition of Gnomes features a new introduction and an all-new signature of never-before-published gnome sketches by artist Rien Poortvliet on distinctive sketchbook paper
Member of
Summary
The characteristics, behavior, habits, and habitats of gnomes are pictured and described in a complete survey of gnome life, gnome history, and gnome lore
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10153668
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Huygen, Wil
Dewey number
839.3/186407
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the Dutch
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • -2
  • -2
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1932-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Poortvliet, Rien
  • Froud, Brian
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gnomes
  • Gnomes
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Gnomes, by Wil Huygen ; illustrated by Rien Poortvliet ; introduction by Brian Froud
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
31 cm.
Edition
Deluxe collector's edition.
Extent
1 v.
Isbn
9780810998469
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2010050319
Other physical details
col. ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)691203947
Label
Gnomes, by Wil Huygen ; illustrated by Rien Poortvliet ; introduction by Brian Froud
Publication
Dimensions
31 cm.
Edition
Deluxe collector's edition.
Extent
1 v.
Isbn
9780810998469
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2010050319
Other physical details
col. ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)691203947

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