The Sun: A Novel Told in 63 Woodcuts

The Sun: A Novel Told in 63 Woodcuts

by Frans Masereel
     
 

Created by the acclaimed wood-engraver Frans Masereel, this inspiring book takes the form of a novel-without-words, its story unfolding through a cycle of woodcuts. The Sun explores our fragile relationship with destiny, the dilemma of an individual struggling with his sense of purpose. See more details below

Overview

Created by the acclaimed wood-engraver Frans Masereel, this inspiring book takes the form of a novel-without-words, its story unfolding through a cycle of woodcuts. The Sun explores our fragile relationship with destiny, the dilemma of an individual struggling with his sense of purpose.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781570627187
Publisher:
Shambhala Publications, Inc.
Publication date:
10/10/2000
Edition description:
1ST SHAMBH
Pages:
136
Product dimensions:
4.92(w) x 6.76(h) x 1.07(d)

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Meet the Author

Frans Masereel (1889-1972) was a Belgian painter and wood engraver who illustrated books by Oscar Wilde, Emile Zola, and Leo Tolstoy. He was most widely known for his novels-without-words and for his antiwar woodcuts that appeared in magazines and newspapers in Europe in the early twentieth century.

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