THE PUBLISHING HOUSE
Francesco Brioschi Editore S.r.l.
Via Santa Valeria, 3 20123 Milan, tel. 02.86915570/Fax 02.86912126
Francesco Brioschi Editore is an historic publishing house based in Milan. It publishes essays on various economic and social and historical topics. Recently inaugurated two new series of books: Gli Altri, which includes novels by Iranian authors and soon Russians and Arabs, and Specchio della scienza, a series of scientific disclosure for teens. With the brand Valentina Edizioni is established as a publisher of books for children and teenagers.
The Adam’s Bridge is the result of a long relationship of collaboration between Luca Novelli and Francesco Brioschi. The writer published with Valentina Edizioni. a series of books for children from 6 to 10 years called I genietti di Valentina.
Luca Novelli. Naturalist, writer and journalist. Author of a long series of disclosure books for boys. For Rai he wrote and conducted the television series Lampi di genio on TV. Between 2004 and 2007 he realized the Darwin2 project, a literary remake of The Voyage of the Beagle around the world: from this work he drew the three volumes traveling with Darwin (Rizzoli) and The Fitzroy hypothesis, where he addressed the themes of the deluge and climate change.
Author’s website: http://www.lucanovelli.info
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Federico Canobbio Codelli. Philosopher of science for education, painter of the glaciers by vocation. He painted the Engadine, the Perito Moreno and the peaks of the Himalayas. Already editor at Mondadori and director of the Center for Scientific Culture Alessandro Volta, he participated in this adventure in ancient Ceylon armed with pencils and brushes as the artists who accompanied Darwin on his journey around the world.
Illustrator’s website: http://www.federicocanobbiocodelli.com/