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Once upon a Starry Night: A Book of Constellations
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Natl Geographic Soc Childrens books
Publication date February 1, 2004
Pages 32
Binding Hardcover
Book category Juvenile Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780792263326
ISBN-10 0792263324
Dimensions 0.25 by 11 by 8.50 in.
Weight 0.85 lbs.
Original list price $16.95
Other format details juvenile
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Summary
The follow-up to Zoo in the Sky presents facts about stars, nebulas, galaxies, and constellations and recounts the Greek myths that provide widely-known names for ten constellations, from Andromeda to Pegasus.
Amazon.com description: Product Description: National Geographic’s stunning rendition of the constellations’ glittering lightshow is now available in paperback.

Take an illuminating ride through the starry night sky, and learn how the heavens pay tribute to the gods of Greek and Roman mythology. Once Upon a Starry Night explains the ten ancient figures whose legends are written large across the universe. Every page shines with Christina Balit’s vibrant art, studded with shiny stars, and provides the perfect backdrop to Jacqueline Mitton’s poetic text.


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from Natl Geographic Soc Childrens books (February 1, 2004)
9780792263326 | details & prices | 32 pages | 11.00 × 8.50 × 0.25 in. | Rec. grade levels 2-3 | 0.85 lbs | List price $16.95
About: Presents facts about stars, nebulas, galaxies, and constellations and recounts the Greek myths that provided widely-known names for ten constellations, from Andromeda to Pegasus.
Paperback
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Reprint edition from Natl Geographic Soc Childrens books (January 13, 2009)
9781426303913 | details & prices | 32 pages | 10.75 × 8.25 × 0.25 in. | Rec. grade levels 1-2 | 0.34 lbs | List price $8.95

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