When James Gurney’s Dinotopia: A Land Apart from Time first appeared in , it was immediately hailed as a fully imagined world of the caliber of J. R. R. Posing as a 19th-century scientist’s travel sketchbook, this entertaining hybrid mates the visual appeal of the Country Diary of an Edwardian Lady with a Jules. New-York-Times Bestseller—First book in the series. Dinotopia: A Land Apart from Time, written and illustrated by James Gurney In , when uncharted.
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Dinotopia, A Land Apart from Time: A Land Apart from Time first appeared init was immediately hailed as a fully imagined world of the caliber of J.
Gurney’s premise — of an undiscovered island where a race of mystical humans co-exists in harmony with intelligent dinosaurs — has been since reiterated over and over in numerous films and by scores of other writers. Now, Calla Editions brings Gurney’s spectacular artistry to a new generation in this 20th anniversary edition. Digitally re-rendered from the original transparencies, Gurney’s dramatic panoramas of Dinotopia and close-up character studies of its inhabitants — both human and saurian — take on new vitality.
And as a tale of high adventure and discovery told as entries and sketches in journal form, Dinotopia presents a shipwrecked visitor’s glimpse into an imagined social order, a culture, and even a cooperative interspecies technology that will satisfy lovers of fantasy and science fiction xpart all persuasions. This edition includes a new Afterword written by author James Gurney as well as a special section of behind-the-scenes studies and maquettes he used in developing his paintings.
Dinotopia, The World Beneath: The Thousand Nights and One Night.
Dinotopia: a Land apart from Time
Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. The Big Book of Nursery Rhymes.
East of the Sun and West of the Moon: Old Tales from the North. Hamlet, Prince of Denmark.
A House of Pomegranates. A Kingdom Far and Clear: The Complete Swan Lake Trilogy. The Knave of Hearts.
Dinotopia: A Land Apart from Time
A Midsummer Night’s Dream. The Rime of the Ancient Mariner. The Ship That Sailed to Mars.
Spectacle in the White City: The Chicago World’s Fair. Stories from Hans Christian Andersen. Tales of Mystery and Imagination. Sci-Fi Movie Posters Postcards. The Country of the Blind: The First Men in the Moon. Five Great Science Fiction Novels.
Dinotopia: A Land Apart from Time by James Gurney
The Food of the Gods: And How It Came to Earth. The Island of Dr. The War of the Worlds. The Wonderful Wizard of Apxrt. The Wonderful Wizard of Oz: Around the World in Eighty Days. Journey to the Center of the Earth.
Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea.
At the Earth’s Core. A Princess of Mars. Tarzan of the Apes.