This aptly titled paperback delivers on its cover promise of "100 paper butterflies to glide, float, and pin," but it does even more. Besides its bright-winged paper creatures, Exquisite Butterfly Companion provides a veritable field guide to 100 species of butterfly and moth. A keepsake and a magical education. .
The Exquisite Butterfly Companion: The Science and Beauty of 100 Butterfliesby American Museum of Natural History, Hazel Davies
This exquisite set, created with the American Museum of Natural History, is the perfect gift for lovers of Lepidoptera! Tucked inside a case with an organza ribbon closure, you'll find a field guide with information on 100 species of butterfly and moth, plus an envelope with 100 sheets of paper, each featuring a perforated, full-color picture from the book. Punch them out to create keepsakes that really fly, including beautiful gliders, flyers, and mobile models.
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Meet the Author
Hazel Davies is the Manager of Living Exhibits at the American Museum of Natural History in New York City.
Founded in 1869, The American Museum of Natural History in New York City is now one of the world's most respected museums. Each year, millions of people from across the globe come to see its remarkable exhibits, including a walk-through butterfly conservatory with up to 500 free-flying butterflies. The museum also houses the largest existing collection of dinosaur fossils. Visit online at amnh.org.
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