In this classic adventure, “Dinotopia: The World Beneath”, explorer Arthur Denison leads an expedition deep into the mysterious caverns beneath the island of Dinotopia. He discovers a fleet of mechanical walking vehicles known as strutters. While above ground his son Will continues his training as a pilot on a giant pterosaur known as a skybax.
A cherished favorite of dedicated Dinotopia fans and new readers alike, James Gurney’s full-color illustrated story returns complete and unabridged in this new edition from Calla Editions™. The artwork has been painstakingly reproduced from new plates digitally scanned from the original transparencies, and the captions have been newly hand-lettered by the author.
A land of excitement and discovery where humans and dinosaurs live and work together. In this sequel James Gurney continues the saga in a new, breathtaking adventure that follows a tiny bank of adventurers on a danger-filled expedition into the mysterious depths of The World Beneath, as they search for a long-lost civilization. Brimming with action that unfolds in more than 160 incomparable, intricately imagined full-color illustrations.
This expanded edition includes 32 additional pages, including a foreword by paleontologist Michael Brett-Surman and an extensive afterword by the author/illustrator with over 45 behind-the-scenes preliminary sketches, storyboards, photos, along with the story of how Gurney’s real-life cave exploration inspired the book.
Slight damage on paper cover.