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The girl who drew butterflies : how Maria Merian's art changed science / Joyce Sidman.

Sidman, Joyce (author).

Available copies

  • 29 of 35 copies available at NC Cardinal.

Current holds

0 current holds with 35 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Elkin Public Library JB MERIAN (Text) 40599001026502 Juvenile Biography Checked out 09/24/2019
Enka-Candler Library j595.7092 SID (Text) 0020512122274 Juvenile New Nonfiction Available -
Etowah Branch MERIAN (Text) 33258008417045 Juvenile Biography Available -
Farmville Public Library J B MER (Text) 23900000021920 Juvenile Biography Available -
Fletcher Branch MERIAN (Text) 33258008417060 Juvenile Biography Checked out 10/12/2019
Forsyth Central J B MERIAN, MARIA (Text) 0112521667335 Juvenile Biography Available -
Franklinton Branch J/595.709/Sidmon (Text) 20266842 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Goldsboro Library JB MERIAN (Text) 900000000556820 Juvenile Biography Available -
Henderson Main Branch MERIAN (Text) 33258008417037 Juvenile Biography Available -
Hope Mills Library JB MERIAN (Text) 31781064807595 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780544717138
  • ISBN: 0544717139
  • Physical Description: 120 pages, 23 unnumbered pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Boston ; New York : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company, [2018].

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 132-136) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The girl in the garden -- Egg -- Hatching -- First instar -- Second instar -- Third instar -- Fourth instar -- Molting -- Pupa -- Eclosing -- Expanding -- Flight -- Egg -- The woman in her world.
Summary, etc.:
"Newbery-Honor winning author Joyce Sidman explores the extraordinary life and scientific discoveries of Maria Merian, who discovered the truth about metamorphosis and documented the science behind the mystery in this visual biography that features many original paintings by Maria herself."-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 10-12.
Grades 4 to 6.
1110L Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 7.7 2 196200.
Subject: Merian, Maria Sibylla, 1647-1717 > Juvenile literature.
Entomologists > Germany > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Entomology > Germany > History > 17th century > Juvenile literature.
Scientific illustrators > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Scientific illustration > Germany > History > 17th century > Juvenile literature.
Scientists > Germany > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Women naturalists > Germany > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Insects > Metamorphosis > Juvenile literature.
Entomologists > Juvenile literature.
Scientists > Juvenile literature.
Women naturalists > Juvenile literature.
Women > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Genre: Biographies.

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