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Title: THE LOST WORDS
By: Robert Macfarlane, Jackie Morris
Format: Hardback

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ISBN 10: 0241253586
ISBN 13: 9780241253588
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Publisher: PENGUIN BOOKS LTD
Pub. date: 2 October, 2017
Pages: 128
Synopsis: From bestselling Landmarks author Robert Macfarlane and acclaimed artist & author Jackie Morris -- a beautiful illustrated book for readers young and oldAll over the country, there are words disappearing from children's lives. These are the words of the natural world -- Dandelion, Otter, Bramble and Acorn, all gone. The rich landscape of wild imagination and wild play is rapidly fading from our children's minds.The Lost Words stands against the disappearance of wild childhood. It is a joyful celebration of nature words and the natural world they invoke. With acrostic spell-poems by award-winning writer Robert Macfarlane and hand-painted illustration by Jackie Morris, this enchanting book captures the irreplaceable magic of language and nature for all ages.
Publication: UK
Imprint: Hamish Hamilton Ltd
Returns: Returnable
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