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The Resource Leonardo's horse, Jean Fritz ; illustrated by Hudson Talbott

Leonardo's horse, Jean Fritz ; illustrated by Hudson Talbott

Label
Leonardo's horse
Title
Leonardo's horse
Statement of responsibility
Jean Fritz ; illustrated by Hudson Talbott
Title variation
Leonardos horse
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes how a dream to sculpt a gold horse was passed from Leonardo da Vinci, to Charles Dent, to Nina Akamu, and and upon completion given to Italy as a gift from the United States
Summary
Offers the story of Leonardo da Vinci's plan to make a great sculptured bronze horse statue to stand before a palace in Milan and the American man who made the master's dream realized five-hundred years later
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Beehive Children's Informational Book Award (Utah), 2004.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2002
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
169610
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fritz, Jean
Dewey number
730/.92
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
660
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
NB1230
LC item number
.F75 2001
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
760
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Talbott, Hudson
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dent, Charles C
  • Leonardo
  • Cavallo di Leonardo (Milan, Italy)
  • Bronzes
  • Horses in art
  • Monuments
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Leonardo's horse, Jean Fritz ; illustrated by Hudson Talbott
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
19192587
Dimensions
30 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780399235764
Lccn
00041550
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map
System control number
  • 00041550
  • (NjBwBT)bt2002004242
Label
Leonardo's horse, Jean Fritz ; illustrated by Hudson Talbott
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
19192587
Dimensions
30 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780399235764
Lccn
00041550
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map
System control number
  • 00041550
  • (NjBwBT)bt2002004242

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