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Possum and Wattle: My Big Book of Australian Words

Possum and Wattle: My Big Book of Australian Words

Author: Bronwyn Bancroft (Illustrator); Sally Morgan (Introduction by)
$16.99(AUD)  inc GST
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Description



An eye-opening vocabulary book featuring words taken from Australia's inspiring natural environment--with a glossary of Aboriginal terms


 


 



More than 100 words about Australian animals, plants, and landscapes are defined and explained in this unique word book. From blossoms and bees through wombats and willy willys, the most prominent aspects of Australia's beautiful landscape are detailed here. Lavish illustrations range from small vignettes to expansive narrative landscapes and both captivate and celebrate the uniqueness of Australia and its language.



Author description

Bronwyn Bancroft is an Aboriginal artist and designer whose artworks have been collected and shown by galleries throughout Australia and around the world. A descendant of the Bundjalung people, Bronwyn has illustrated several children's books, including Malu Kangaroo (by Judith Morecroft) and Patterns of Australia. Both books are published by Little Hare Books.

Stock Information

General Fields

  • : 9781921541674
  • : Little Hare Books
  • : Little Hare Books
  • : January 2010
  • : 310mm X 260mm X 9mm
  • : Australia
  • : January 2010
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Paperback
  • : 618
  • : English
  • : 427.994
  • : bl2013043570
  • : 48
  • : illus
  • : Bronwyn Bancroft (Illustrator); Sally Morgan (Introduction by)