Beach: A Book of Treasures

Ebook Details


Josie Iselin, Richard LaMotte

Year 2010
Pages 144
Publisher Chronicle Books
Language en
ISBN 9780811871556
File Size 27.13 MB
File Format PDF
Download Counter 126
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Ebook Description

Beloved author Josie Iselin's collaged images of the treasures we live with as reminders of the beachfrom sea glass to driftwood, shells to stonesevoke the timeless elements of sand, ocean, and refreshing sea air. In her writings, Iselin shares thoughts on the varied ways we experience the beach while also providing fascinating insights into the scientific ecosystem of the ocean, such as how the oyster constructs its shell and the ways in which algae is classified. At once an exploration and a meditation, Beach: A Book of Treasure will delight and inspire anyone who values the unique environment of the seashore and the myriad wonders found therein.