Isaac el Pirata vol. 1

Isaac el Pirata vol. 1

by Christophe Blain
     
 
Isaac is a struggling but gifted painter in pre-revolutionary France. With pressing financial troubles and a strong-minded fiancee, he takes a temporary job as a naval painter on a ship delivering supplies to the New World. This is the simple beginning to a not-so-simple tale, for things are not quite what they seem. The boat is not out on a short cruise, but a

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Isaac is a struggling but gifted painter in pre-revolutionary France. With pressing financial troubles and a strong-minded fiancee, he takes a temporary job as a naval painter on a ship delivering supplies to the New World. This is the simple beginning to a not-so-simple tale, for things are not quite what they seem. The boat is not out on a short cruise, but a lengthy and dangerous expedition led by Captain John the Pillager, a successful and charismatic pirate possessed by a touch of madness to rival Herman Melville's Ahab. WINNER OF THE 2002 ALPH ART AWARD FOR 'BEST GRAPHIC ALBUM' at the Angouleme Festival in France. A triumph—Booklist

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781594971013
Publisher:
Public Square Books
Publication date:
03/01/2005
Edition description:
Spanish-language Edition
Pages:
48
Product dimensions:
8.70(w) x 11.80(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range:
13 - 15 Years

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