Results 1 – 16 of 16 GODS MAN: A NOVEL IN WOODCUTS by Ward, Lynd and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. Find Gods’ Man by Ward, Lynd at Biblio. Uncommonly good collectible and rare books from uncommonly good booksellers. The most important work of American artist and illustrator Lynd Ward, “Gods’ Man ” is a powerfully evocative novel, told entirely through woodcuts. Ward (
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Black cloth with paper labels, top edge stained black, other edges untrimmed. First Edition, Sixth Printing.
Lynd Ward: Gods’ Man, Madman’s Drum, Wild Pilgrimage (LOA #210)
Until now, “Gods’ Man” has only been widely available in high-priced mna editions. First edition, third printing. There are multiple extremely tiny stains on the back cover. Surely, it has a quality of naivete, of outsider art, that renders it fit largely for ironic appreciation hence its inclusion in Sontag’s catalogue of camp.
It is not God’s Man, as though the artist is a specially chosen man of God. Although best known for his “novels in woodcuts,” Ward was also a successful illustrator of children’s books.
A Wordless Novel – Gods’ Man – Smithsonian Libraries Unbound
Nearly square trade paperback, pictorial lightly soiled white covers. References to this book The Language of Comics: Insurance required to ship this item. What is the difference between tastelessness—that quality fods between trash and high art—and banality—signature of the middlebrow? Good binding and cover. The spine is sound and the label is darkened and discolored.
With a fods by Barry Moser, and an introduction two essays by Lynd Ward. Perhaps it is strange to write a book review on something that has no words, but nevertheless, here I am. When a man come along and tells him he has heard of his talents fro drawing and tells him to draw him something.
Ships with Tracking Number! Lightly rubbed at edges, spine cloth mildly rubbed at top. Whatever it was, this book is kynd. No hay mucho que decir. Return to Book Page. The artist is arrested, sentenced, and placed in prison. No eBook available Amazon.
Ward’s final lyhd was the acclaimed wordless novel The Silver Pony An Art Deco Graphic Masterpiece. Someone might want to try it out.
However, he soon realizes that his girlfriend is nothing more than a paid escort arranged by his manager, and the artist suffers a shock when he stumbles through the city and becomes disillusioned as he can now see the corruption of money everywhere he looks, even in the church. First printing of this reprinting of one of Ward’s classic woodcut novels. Has some minor rubbing to the edges of the boards, gift inscription and minor paperclip wrinkle to front end pages, otherwise VG condition with no dust jacket, as issued.
I’ll have to go back even further and find some of the german graphic novels that inspired this one to see what they are like. Comics portal Novels portal Visual arts portal. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone.
Walker, Georgeed. To bring this disorderly rumination to an end: Yang istimewa bagi saya adalah medium penulisan buku ini.