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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Courier CorporationMar 1, – Design – pages. He removes the mask and the artist slides back in shock and horror, falling down the precipice to his death. Glimpses of the Devil: Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

What I found interesting about the book was firstly the title. Please email for photos.

There he encountered German Expressionist art, and read the wordless novel The Sun [c] ,a modernized version mna the story of Icarustold in sixty-three wordless woodcut prints, by Flemish woodcut artist Frans Masereel — Yes it does it explains the character life in order threw pictures. Told me I needed to read it.

Gods’ Man: A Novel in Woodcuts

The spine is faded. I know Lynd Ward’s work stands alone and does so well but the way they complement each other is worth exploring if you’re interested. New York University Press.


In popular culture – maybe it will be interesting to someone to know that concept for Jim James’s Regions of Light and Sound of Godis based on this graphic novel, as stated here: Again, since there are no words, we are left to guess at what the contract might say. He tods it, becomes a wildly successful painter, and yet—he is unhappy.

A Wordless Novel – Gods’ Man

The artist is jailed for it, but he escapes, and a mob chases him from the city. A story book in woodcuts–Lynd Ward –a novel done entirely in dark brooding woodcuts–carved instead of written–unpaginated and original to the author. This top-quality, low-cost republication of Ward’s masterpiece will be welcomed by collectors of his work as well as by readers new to his achievement.

Product Description Product Details The most important work of American artist and illustrator Lynd Ward, Gods’ Man is a powerfully evocative novel, told entirely through woodcuts.

Released the week of the stock market crash, Gods’ Man was the first of six woodcut novels that Ward produced over the next eight years. Number 38 in an edition limited to copies for sale. The book is certainly unique in the literary world, but there is a gds that it is so positively ware by so many — it is a truly wonderful experience.

Until now, Gods’ Man has only been widely available in high-priced original editions. December 2nd printing 1 month after the 1st illustrated boards with paper label to spine ownership ink to 2nd free endpaper otherwise tight and unmarked. Personal and Cultural Transformations Gods’ Man Barry Moser No preview available – What is the difference between tastelessness—that quality shared between trash and high art—and banality—signature of the middlebrow?



Gods’ Man by Ward, Lynd

No hay mucho que decir. Throughout his career, Ward displayed warf his work the influence of his father’s interest in social injustice.

Spiegelman considered this due less to the qualities of the book per se in relation to Ward’s other wordless novels as to the book’s novelty as the first wordless novel published in the US.

This genre preceded the modern graphic novel, but it is very different in that there are no words beyond signs I thought that this would take longer to read, but I have to say that it is fods time well spent.

Short, neat contemporary gift inscription on the second front free endsheet. Special edition of printed from the woodblocks.

The placement of the wagd in the title Gods’ Man implies a plurality of godsrather than Judeo-Christianity ‘s monotheistic God. A Novel in Woodcuts Add to Wishlist.

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