Wintersalen Sale
 
 

Special Offers see all

Enter to WIN a $100 Credit

Subscribe to PowellsBooks.news
for a chance to win.
Privacy Policy

Tour our stores


    Recently Viewed clear list


    Interviews | September 2, 2014

    Jill Owens: IMG David Mitchell: The Powells.com Interview



    David Mitchell's newest mind-bending, time-skipping novel may be his most accomplished work yet. Written in six sections, one per decade, The Bone... Continue »

    spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$6.00
List price: $9.95
Used Trade Paper
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
available for shipping or prepaid pickup only
Available for In-store Pickup
in 7 to 12 days
Qty Store Section
5 Partner Warehouse General- General

This title in other editions

Passionate Journey : a Vision in Woodcuts (07 Edition)

by

Passionate Journey : a Vision in Woodcuts (07 Edition) Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Please note that used books may not include additional media (study guides, CDs, DVDs, solutions manuals, etc.) as described in the publisher comments.

Publisher Comments:

"Look at these powerful black-and-white figures, their features etched in light and shadow . . .and#160;Has not this passionate journey had an incomparably deeper and purer impact on you than you have ever felt before?"and#160;and#151; Thomas Mann

Belgian-born Frans Masereel (1889and#150;1972) was one of the greatest woodcut artists of the twentieth century. Ingeniously portraying the human experience through dramatic art, this novel-without-wordsand#151;crafted from 167 intricate woodcutsand#151;is consideredand#160;to be the Flemish artist'sand#160;masterpiece.

A feast for the eyes and the imagination, this powerful visual narrative details the life of an ordinary man. From the first bustling frame to the last haunting image, we are deeply drawn into the hero's day-to-day encounters, and discover a spirit in questand#151;one that we can profoundly relate to, emotionally and intellectually. Through each extraordinarily vivid depiction, readers feel the hero's happiness, grief, awe, and despair.

Synopsis:

Thisand#160;evocative, text-free narrative is crafted from 167 woodcuts. A novel in pictures, we follow our hero through a world of good and evil, love and heartbreak. Introduction by Thomas Mann.

Synopsis:

Frans Masereel was one of the greatest woodcut artists of the 20th century. This graphic novel is considered his masterpiece. A novel in pictures, we follow our hero from the first bustling frame to the last haunting image and discover a spirit in quest, existing in a world of good and evil, love and heartbreak. Includes a wonderful introduction by Thomas Mann.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486460185
Author:
Masereel, Frans
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Subject:
Pictorial
Subject:
Masereel, Frans
Subject:
Printmaking
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
General
Subject:
Graphic Novels-Literary
Subject:
General Art
Subject:
Individual Artist
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dover Fine Art, History of Art
Publication Date:
20071231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
167 b/w illustrations
Pages:
176
Dimensions:
9.25 x 6.13 in 0.69 lb

Other books you might like

  1. Death: At Death's Door Used Trade Paper $1.95
  2. 40 Hour Man Used Trade Paper $4.50
  3. Autobiographix (Dark Horse Collections) Used Trade Paper $2.95
  4. Billi 99 Used Trade Paper $6.50
  5. Metronome New Hardcover $13.50
  6. Gods' Man: A Novel in Woodcuts New Trade Paper $9.95

Related Subjects

Arts and Entertainment » Art » Artists
Arts and Entertainment » Art » General
Fiction and Poetry » Graphic Novels » General
Fiction and Poetry » Graphic Novels » Literary
History and Social Science » World History » General
Science and Mathematics » Chemistry » General

Passionate Journey : a Vision in Woodcuts (07 Edition) Used Trade Paper
0 stars - 0 reviews
$6.00 In Stock
Product details 176 pages Dover Publications - English 9780486460185 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by ,
Thisand#160;evocative, text-free narrative is crafted from 167 woodcuts. A novel in pictures, we follow our hero through a world of good and evil, love and heartbreak. Introduction by Thomas Mann.
"Synopsis" by ,
Frans Masereel was one of the greatest woodcut artists of the 20th century. This graphic novel is considered his masterpiece. A novel in pictures, we follow our hero from the first bustling frame to the last haunting image and discover a spirit in quest, existing in a world of good and evil, love and heartbreak. Includes a wonderful introduction by Thomas Mann.
spacer
spacer
  • back to top

FOLLOW US ON...

     
Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.