Leonardo da Vinci

By: Diane Stanley

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Born in 1452 to a peasant woman and a country gentleman, Leonardo da Vinci was one of the most amazing people who ever lived. He grew up to be a great painter, sculptor, architect, scientist, and inventor.

Product Description

As a boy, Leonardo was apprenticed to a famous artist. But he quickly became more skillful than his teacher, and his passionate interests went far beyond art. Fascinated with the human body, he carried out his own experiments in secret. He filled thousands of pages with plans for incredible inventions including a submarine, an air-cooling system, glasses to see the moon larger, and even a flying machine!

Diane Stanley blends wonderful storytelling with gorgeous illustrations to convey¬†the stunning scope of Leonardo da Vinci’s genius in a book that has won many awards and earned two starred reviews.

Additional Information

Weight.25 kg
Dimensions11 × 9.2 × .3 in
ISBN

9780688161552

Published Date

2000

Author

Diane Stanley

Publisher

HarperCollins

Format

Paperback

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