Literature/Poetry: Monographs

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Frame, John: ENIGMA VARIATIONS. The Sculpture of John Frame, 1980-2005

Author: Marshall, Cari ed
Country: Long Beach
Code: 5467
Language: English
Year Published: 2005
No. of pages: 90
Illustrations: 52 Color Illustrations. 2 B&W Illustrations.
Size: 10”x 7 1/2”
Weight: 1.00

Price: 25.00

Best known for his evocative sculptural installations which combine found objects with superbly crafted wood forms, Frame has created figurative sculpture over the past 25 years which is at once poetic, dramatic and richly multi-layered. The show explores the development of the artist’s work with a particular emphasis on the work he has produced since 1992, the year of his major one-person exhibiton at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art.

Grøndahl, Jens Christian: SILENCE IN OCTOBER.

Author: Grøndahl, Jens Christian
Country: New York
Code: 4955
Language: English
Year Published: 2000
No. of pages: 300
Illustrations: 0 Color Illustrations. 0 B&W Illustrations.
Size: 8”x 5”
Weight: 1.00

Price: 12.50

After 18 years of marriage, an art historian living in Copenhagen wakes up one morning to find his wife standing in the bedroom doorway with her bags packed, leaving him with no explanation.Exploring with great subtlety the secret, unpredictable connections between men and women, here is a psychological novel of immense acuity and masterful storytelling.

Mankell, Henning: DANIEL A NOVEL.

Author: Mankell, Henning
Country: New York
Code: 6964
Language: English
Year Published: 2010
No. of pages: 279
Illustrations: 0 Color Illustrations. 0 B&W Illustrations.
Size: 9 1/2”x 6 1/2”
Weight: 2.00

Price: 12.50

Known for his detective fiction featuring Kurt Wallander, which has earned such awards as the Glass Key and Gold Dagger, Henning Mankell has also written dozens of plays, won the Astrid Lindgren Prize for his children's books, and produced more than a dozen non-mystery novels, including this heartbreaking tale. Swedish entomologist Hans Bengler arrives in Cape Town, South Africa, hoping to find a new species of insect—one that will be named after him. Instead he comes home with Daniel, an orphaned African boy of the San people, and begins exhibiting him. But Daniel's murdered parents call to the boy in dreams, and he realizes that to leave Bengler's strange, snowy land, he must learn how to walk on water.

SPIRIT OF ST. LOUIS, THE.

Author: Lindbergh, Charles A.
Country: Ireland
Code: 4960
Language: English
Year Published: 1993
No. of pages: 562
Illustrations: 23 B&W Illustrations.
Size: 8 1/2”x 5 1/2”
Weight: 0.00

Price: 12.50

A book on a man who captured the imagination of the world when he piloted his single-engine plane from New York to Paris on the first nonstop flight over the Atlantic Ocean in May 1927. His autobiography, first published in 1953, carries the reader along on the great adventure of that historical journey. Includes glossary.