Nicolo"s unicorn

by Sylvaine Nahas

Publisher: Watson-Guptill Publications in New York

Written in English
Cover of: Nicolo
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  • Imagination -- Fiction.

Edition Notes

Statementstory by Sylvaine Nahas ; illustrations by Bimba Landmann.
ContributionsLandmann, Bimba, ill.
LC ClassificationsPZ7.N13825 Nic 2001
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3958344M
ISBN 100823055809
LC Control Number2001093579

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Sylvaine Nahas worked as a veterinarian until becoming a children's book author. Her first book was I Guanti Bianchi (The White Gloves).

She lives in Amboise, France. Bimba Landmann has illustrated numerous picture books, including A Boy Named Giotto and The Genius of Leonardo. Her stunning paintings have won awards around the world.5/5(1).

Otherworldly artwork accompanies Nahas’s American debut, the story of a boy who dreams of meeting a unicorn. Rendered in a palette of mauve, pink, and midnight blue, Landmann’s (The Genius of Leonardo,etc.) opening spread reveals the city of Venice at sunrise.

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