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The music of life : Bartolomeo Cristofori & the invention of the piano

Author: Elizabeth Rusch; Marjorie Priceman
Publisher: New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, [2017] ©2017
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Presents the life of the inventor of the piano, explaining why, how, and when he created the musical instrument.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
History
Juvenile works
Picture books
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Bartolomeo Cristofori; Bartolomeo Cristofori; Bartolomeo Cristofori; Bartolomeo Cristofori
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Elizabeth Rusch; Marjorie Priceman
ISBN: 9781481444842 1481444840 9781481444859 1481444859
OCLC Number: 908635092
Performer(s): Illustrated by Marjorie Priceman.
Target Audience: Elementary Grade.; 980
Description: 47 pages : color illustrations ; 31 cm
Responsibility: by Elizabeth Rusch ; illustrated by Marjorie Priceman.

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Presents the life of the inventor of the piano, explaining why, how, and when he created the musical instrument.
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"Rusch's evocative text is underscored by Priceman's breezy but detailed gouache-and-ink illustrations and the book's dynamic design . . . which add a near soundtrack to the words. . . Bravo!" -- The Read more...

 
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