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  • 1999
  • In 1999, Science Books & Film magazine chose NightWatch as one of the "Best Books for Junior High and High School Readers" in the category of Astronomy. (wikipedia.org)
  • 20th
  • The Cornell University Library Department of Preservation and Conservation and Picture Elements, Incorporated undertook a joint study for the Library of Congress to determine the best means for digitizing the vast array of illustrations used in 19th and early 20th century commercial publications. (loc.gov)
  • Select representative samples of relief, intaglio, and planographic illustration processes prevalent in book production in the 19th and early 20th century. (loc.gov)
  • no one comes close to matching his influence on illustration in the 20th Century! (wikipedia.org)
  • insects
  • He is possibly best known, however, for the picture book The Butterfly Ball and the Grasshopper Feast (1973), a series of illustrations of anthropomorphic insects and other creatures, which he created in collaboration with Harry Willock, William Plomer wrote the accompanying verses. (wikipedia.org)
  • grown
  • The Windows of New York project is a illustrated fix for an obsession that has increasingly grown in me since I first moved to this city. (kottke.org)
  • birds
  • 1 When he was finished, the illustrations were compiled into The Birds of America , one of the most celebrated books in American naturalism. (kottke.org)
  • Over the years, Ms. Lerner had taken courses in botany, the local flora, birds of the Midwest, and other aspects of nature, but she hesitated to join the illustration class because the members seemed very accomplished. (google.com)
  • Preservation
  • He is a British theologian and the author of several books that present a complex analysis of the history of Christianity and the history of Christian theology in a global perspective, with a particular focus on the expression, preservation, and change of human ideas over time. (wikipedia.org)
  • among
  • Among his mythological works is the illustration of Tvermose-Thyregod's Oldemoders Fortælling om Nordens Guder (Great grandmother's story of Norse Gods) (1890), Ragnarok. (wikipedia.org)
  • Among her recent titles are Cactus, Dumb Cane and Daffodils, A Forest Year and Moonseed and Mistletoe, all of which are NSTA/CBC Outstanding Science Trade Books for Children. (google.com)
  • Edition
  • Moe's illustrations of classical literature include an 1898 edition of Saxo Grammaticus' Gesta Danorum, the Old Norse Poetic Edda, and works by Johan Herman Wessel and Ludvig Holberg. (wikipedia.org)
  • essence
  • A Cornell study[ 1 ] characterized a given illustration type based upon its essence, detail, and structure. (loc.gov)
  • These mappings differed based on the illustration type and on the need to preserve information at the essence, detail, or structure level. (loc.gov)
  • A general consensus was reached, however, that 400 dpi 8-bit capture could serve to preserve the essence and detail information present in all the illustration types studied, regardless of the production process used to create the published originals. (loc.gov)
  • Characterize the key attributes of different illustration process types by subjective examination, identifying significant informational content for each type at three levels: essence, detail, and structure ( see 2.2 ). (loc.gov)
  • For me, this is the essence of a strong illustrated book: the visuals provide a point of entry into subject matter that reaches well beyond a single artist or designer. (printmag.com)
  • History
  • Apart from his published research he has written a number of books intended to introduce the history of theology and philosophy of religion to a wider audience. (wikipedia.org)
  • Jonathan Hill's books include The History of Christian Thought, 2003, Faith in the Age of Reason, 2004, What Has Christianity Ever Done for Us? (wikipedia.org)
  • The History of Christian Thought This book is an introduction to the lives of the great theologians, from antiquity to the present, who shaped the history of Christianity. (wikipedia.org)
  • The book also describes events and people in history that have affected how we think in a way that we often take for granted. (wikipedia.org)
  • He also provided illustrations for The Penguin Book of Comics, a history of British and American comic art. (wikipedia.org)
  • written
  • It might also be important to note that illustration (form) is content (as Ben Shahn articulates) and must be considered as a message in the same way (on the same level) that we consider written language to communicate ideas. (printmag.com)
  • types
  • Using those procedures, appropriate mappings of different physical content regions (representing instances of different illustration processes) to electronic content types were created. (loc.gov)
  • Digital versions that retained evidence of information at the structure or process level were derived from those scans, which for many illustration types required high resolution to capture. (loc.gov)
  • Project staff investigated the available means for automatic detection of illustration content regions and methods for automatically discriminating different illustration process types, and for encoding and processing them. (loc.gov)
  • Develop appropriate mapping of illustration content types to electronic content types that preserve their essential features to an appropriate degree. (loc.gov)
  • high
  • Example pages that are typical of early commercial illustrations were identified, characterized in terms of the processes used to create them (e.g., engraving, lithograph, halftone), and then scanned at high resolutions in 8-bit grayscale. (loc.gov)
  • In fact, no thorough attempt has been made to even characterize all of the features of importance for illustrations produced by a given production process, from the point of view of high-fidelity digital image capture. (loc.gov)
  • content
  • Investigate methods for automatic detection of illustration content regions. (loc.gov)
  • Obsessive Consumption , Bingaman-Burt's online project turned book, definitely qualifies as a monograph - all of the content was created by her. (printmag.com)
  • Star
  • This book is a well documented presentation of American Indian star stories. (si.edu)
  • Project
  • This project was intended as the first step in the development of automated means for detecting, identifying, and treating each illustration process type in an optimal manner to create electronic images that can rival the quality of analog capture. (loc.gov)
  • For his Windows of New York project , he's done dozens of illustrations of all styles of window from around the city (mostly lower Manhattan). (kottke.org)
  • widely
  • Of her books, it is the one most widely available to modern audiences in translations, sometimes abridged. (wikipedia.org)
  • Events
  • Notes about the detailed black-and-white illustrations explain events and characters identified in the stories. (si.edu)
  • provide
  • Muehlenberg adds that Hill's book is intended to help the reader explore the depth and nuance of the "big questions" but gives too many options to the believer, and does not provide guidance as to which path to take. (wikipedia.org)
  • Time
  • Over the next two years as art director, he especially focused on science fiction book covers and introduced his style which resonated with the mood of the time. (wikipedia.org)
  • Without an instruction manual, this book would be impossible to understand: multicolored panels were imprinted with texts and pictures, When one finds the matching panels, puts them in the envelopes and turns them in the right rhythm all at the same time, then a fable appears in the windows. (childrenslibrary.org)
  • popular
  • At the age of 12, his father sent him to work in a bookshop and lending library, a popular type of institution in Japanese cities, where reading books made from wood-cut blocks was a popular entertainment of the middle and upper classes. (wikipedia.org)
  • NightWatch: A Practical Guide to Viewing the Universe is a best-selling popular science book by Terence Dickinson. (wikipedia.org)
  • Published by Ward Lock, the books (The circle Sara drew, The square Ben drew, The line Sophie drew) became very popular. (wikipedia.org)
  • He illustrated a number of books under the highly popular Little Golden Books label for children. (wikipedia.org)
  • author
  • He is also the author of the books "The Metaphysics of Incarnation" and "The Author's Voice" are co-edited with Anna Marmodoro, both are academic volumes published by Oxford University Press. (wikipedia.org)
  • stories
  • She won the Levstik Award in 1997 for her illustrations of Bisernica: slovenske kratke pripovedi za otroke (Bisernica: Traditional Short Stories for Children). (wikipedia.org)
  • Peter Barrett illustrated reprints and collections of famous animal centric stories and books by Gerald Durrell, Desmond Morris and James Herriot. (wikipedia.org)
  • list
  • If Carol Lerner were asked to list three reasons why she started writing and illustrating books for children, she would probably say the Morton Arboretum, Joshua, and Jesse. (google.com)
  • work
  • The foray into book publishing is a relatively new development and has yielded some very attractive books, all of which stem from Giljam's established relationships with these artists and his admiration of their work. (printmag.com)
  • Scivias is an illustrated work by Hildegard von Bingen, completed in 1151 or 1152, describing 26 religious visions she experienced. (wikipedia.org)
  • nature
  • In this book he turns his back on journalism and invents a fantastic world in which, thanks to the wonders of technology, mankind's memory of nature is effectively extinguished completely. (childrenslibrary.org)
  • 1980s
  • He is sometimes credited with having revolutionized the style of book cover design in the United States in the 1970s and 1980s with notable work on such books as Anne Tyler's Dinner at the Homesick Restaurant, Charles Dickinson's Waltz in Marathon and William Wharton's Birdy. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the mid-1980s, he began doing children's books, starting with Tor Seidler's A Rat's Tale. (wikipedia.org)
  • page
  • It was originally released on September 21, 1985 (1985-09-21), March 10, 1986 (1986-03-10) and November 21, 1986 (1986-11-21) by Nippon Columbia Co., Ltd. Along with the OVA, a 222-page novel written by Koichi Minade and illustrated by Nagai was released on February 19, 1986 (1986-02-19) by Kodansha with ISBN 4-06-190049-8. (wikipedia.org)
  • Issues usually start with a page containing a summary of the last few issues, and in the backdrop illustrations of the Gita setting, with Arjuna kneeling before Krishna in the battlefield. (wikipedia.org)
  • This 58 page book, (15 illustrations in the text) contained reminiscence of sixty years at the Cambridge University Press, and was printed in a limited edition of only 500 copies for presentation at Christmas. (wikipedia.org)
  • Audio
  • Ward has recorded audio books, including Steven Pinker's The Language Instinct and Shada by Gareth Roberts and Douglas Adams. (wikipedia.org)
  • Write
  • In essence, the combined art collections of Hope & Co., his parents and Henry Hope gave him the opportunity to further research the various art he had studied during his travels and he began to write books on decoration and furniture, the first of its kind. (wikipedia.org)
  • find
  • You'll find practical studio tips, insights into the making of the Dinotopia books, and first-hand reports from art schools and museums. (blogspot.com)
  • found
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