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From the Good Mountain free pdf What was made of rags and bones, soot and seeds? What took a mountain to make? For the answer, travel back to the fifteenth century to a time when books were made by hand and a man named Johannes Gutenberg invented a way to print books with movable type. Written as a series of riddles and illustrated in the style of medieval manuscripts by an award-winning author and artist, "From the Good Mountain "will intrigue readers of all ages. On every page there is something surprising to learn about how the very thing you are holding in your hands came to be."

About James Rumford

As a papermaker, letterpress printer, and binder, James Rumford brings to this most recent book not only his love of the printed book but also his knowledge of a craft fast disappearing. James lives in Honolulu with his wife Carol, where he runs Manoa Press, which makes handmade books. "From the Good Mountain" is his third book for Roaring Brook Press.

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Author : James Rumford
Publisher : Flash Point
Data Published : 18 September 2012
ISBN : 1596435429
EAN : 9781596435421
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 36 pages
Age + : 5-9 years
Language : English
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