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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Samuel S Lin Published: Gil’s Book Loft Published: Preview — Gods’ Man by Lynd Ward. Yang istimewa bagi saya adalah medium penulisan buku ini. A novel in woodcuts Lynd Ward St. I love Jim James, it was less than ten bucks on Amazon, I needed free shipping, and a couple of days later I had it in my hand. I think Ward is a champion of the medium and I am glad I found him. When encountered as a set of stark images, though, the book possesses a primordial power that cannot be mocked away.
What I found interesting about the book was firstly the title.
The artist is arrested, sentenced, and placed lund prison. His illustrations also appeared in numerous books that received the Newbery Medal. Helpless men overshadowed by tall, looming, tower-like buildings – these could very well be scenes from a long forgotten Fritz Lang movie.
The sexism of this figure hardly needs remarking—except to say that the socialism of fools comes in many forms, so many that one begins, really, to wonder about socialism. Second Story Books Published: Binding is square and tight, slightly cocked; pages are wad and clean with black publisher’s stain to top edges.
A retelling of the Faust theme; a struggling young artist sells his soul to a mysterious stranger waard a magic paintbrush which brings him fame and wealth.
Octavo [22 cm] Black cloth covered boards with a gilt stamped title on the spine, and a blind stamped wars on the front cover. I still have a couple more to read, so maybe he manages to pull off the awrd he strives for in his later works; I hope so! Archived from the original PDF on Quarter black cloth with decorated boards and paper label on back strip. The dust jacket is in very good condition. Sarah Boxer of Slate.
A Surrealistic Novel in Collage.
Lynd Ward: Gods’ Man, Madman’s Drum, Wild Pilgrimage (LOA #210)
I love woodcuts, woodblock prints and lithography, and Lynd Ward’s imagery is very powerful. So the man uninformed signs the deal.
Jan 01, Condition: I need to read the words, warc process them into an image, translate that image back to words, and THEN glean the meaning. National Council of Teachers of English.
Gods’ Man: A Novel in Woodcuts
I would like to frame some pages I noticed one of the woodcuts was adopted as a cover for Godx Demons. Subtle age toning to boards.
Lynx cloth with paper labels, top edge stained black, other edges untrimmed. At the time this book seemed voluptuous and dangerous, but it also seemed to inhabit the worlds of high art and high morality. A Novel in Woodcuts. Gods’ Man Ward, Lynd Jan 01, Read this in the forty minutes of my first listen to Regions of Light and Sound of God by Jim James, and it was a profoundly moving experience.
Well worth checking out for the beauty of the woodcuts alone.