Jewish Values: Animals Came Two By Two, The
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The highlight of this oft-told tale are Wormell's stunning wood engravings of the animals taken aboard Noah's ark. The story is told concisely, with the sparse text subordinate to the illustrations and large format. Following the actual story, there are smaller pictures of each animal with a description of its habitat and characteristics. Among familiar animals like lions and giraffes, there are some lesser-known ones such as the platypus and the extinct dodo bird.
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