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Book from the Ground From Point to Point

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ISBN-10: 0262027089

ISBN-13: 9780262027083

Edition: 2014

Authors: Bing Xu

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Twenty years ago I made Book from the Sky, a book of illegibleChinese characters that no one could read. Now I have created Book from theGround, a book that anyone can read.--Xu BingFollowing his classic work Book from the Sky, the Chinese artist Xu Bing presents a new graphic novel --one composed entirely of symbols and icons that are universally understood. Xu Bing spent sevenyears gathering materials, experimenting, revising, and arranging thousands of pictograms toconstruct the narrative of Book from the Ground. The result is a readable storywithout words, an account of twenty-four hours in the life of "Mr. Black," a typical urbanwhite-collar worker. Our protagonist's day begins with…    
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Book details

List price: $27.95
Copyright year: 2014
Publisher: MIT Press
Publication date: 2/7/2014
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 128
Size: 6.00" wide x 8.75" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.946
Language: English