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The Resource Optical illusions, [designer and paper engineer, Jemma Westing]

Optical illusions, [designer and paper engineer, Jemma Westing]

Label
Optical illusions
Title
Optical illusions
Statement of responsibility
[designer and paper engineer, Jemma Westing]
Title variation
DK optical illusions
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
With the dynamic interactive Optical Illusions, each time readers turn the page, lift the flaps, or pull the tabs, they'll be confronted with an even more amazing optical illusion! This guide to the world of eye-tricks is fun for the entire family, providing new and gasp-inducing moments on each page. Along with the illusions, which include a spinning thaumatrope, a stereoscope, and an entrancing 3D sculpture that "follows" you around the room, readers will welcome learning the latest theories about why illusions fool us
Summary
An interactive introduction to optical illusions features a wealth of lift-flaps, pull-tabs, and visual eye tricks including a spinning thaumatrope, a stereoscope, and a 3-D sculpture that "follows" observers around the room, in a volume that also sharesaccessible explanations for why illusions work
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10155636
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
152.14/8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
QP495
LC item number
.O65 2012
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 3
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1974-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Westing, Jemma
  • DK Publishing, Inc
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Optical illusions
  • Visual perception
  • Toy and movable books
  • Pop-up books
  • Optical illusions
  • Visual perception
  • Toy and movable books
  • Pop-up books
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Optical illusions, [designer and paper engineer, Jemma Westing]
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy1304/2011279855-d.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Cover title
  • Includes loose 'decoder' piece inserted in cut slots (p. [3])
Contents
What is an illusion? -- 2-D or not 2-D? -- Learn your lines -- Sizing it up -- Moving pictures -- Do you see? -- Are you bright enough? -- Double take -- That's impossible! -- Just for fun -- Build your own illusion
Control code
ocn777654573
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
29 p.
Isbn
9780756697891
Lccn
2011279855
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)777654573
Label
Optical illusions, [designer and paper engineer, Jemma Westing]
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy1304/2011279855-d.html
Publication
Note
  • Cover title
  • Includes loose 'decoder' piece inserted in cut slots (p. [3])
Contents
What is an illusion? -- 2-D or not 2-D? -- Learn your lines -- Sizing it up -- Moving pictures -- Do you see? -- Are you bright enough? -- Double take -- That's impossible! -- Just for fun -- Build your own illusion
Control code
ocn777654573
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
29 p.
Isbn
9780756697891
Lccn
2011279855
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)777654573

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