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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.

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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