Leonardo Di Vinci Extraordinary Machines

Leonardo Di Vinci:
Extraordinary Machines

The most significant creations of Renaissance genius Leonardo da Vinci come to life in the pages of this lavishly illustrated pop-up book. Published to commemorate the 500th anniversary of Leonardo's death, this elaborate collectible reveals the intricacy and importance of his designs for robots, flying machines, and other timeless inventions. The 3-D models are based on the master's actual drawings and accompanied by his notes.

Year 2: Flying Machines
Play and make paper aeroplanes, learn about balloon power and how to make your own helicopter. Design a flying machine and discover the history of those who dared to fly.

  • Publisher: Dove Books
  • Format: Hardback
  • Print length: 24 pages
  • Dimensions: 8.5 x 9.75
  • Reading age: 7 - 9 years old
  • Publication date: 15 Mar. 2022
  • ISBN: 0486832368

David Hawcock

As to their creator, you will typically find David in his office / laboratory thinking, cutting, folding and sticking, always with the goal of emerging with a new creation in his hand and a well-earned smile on his face.

That same eye for wonder coupled with innovation has also been behind a range of acclaimed moveable books, ranging from the innovations of Leonardo da Vinci to a life size pull-out book on the human body to pop-up books that encompass everything from children’s cartoons (Maisy Mouse) to award-winning TV shows (Walking Dead).

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