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The Resource Book of hours : a wordless novel told in 99 wood engravings, George A. Walker

Book of hours : a wordless novel told in 99 wood engravings, George A. Walker

Label
Book of hours : a wordless novel told in 99 wood engravings
Title
Book of hours
Title remainder
a wordless novel told in 99 wood engravings
Statement of responsibility
George A. Walker
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the Book of Hours, award-winning wood engraver George A. Walker creates a modern-day, secular devotional that captures in narrative imagery what is too devastating for words: the individual moments of innocence and routine life that ended with the onslaught of 9/11
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Biography type
contains biographical information
Biographical or historical data
George A. Walker (Canadian, b. 1960) is an award-winning wood engraver, book artist, teacher, author, and illustrator who has been creating artwork and books and publishing at his private press since 1984. Walker's popular courses in book arts and printmaking at the Ontario College of Art and Design in Toronto, where he is Associate Professor, have been running continuously since 1985. For over twenty years Walker has exhibited his wood engravings and limited edition books internationally, often in conjunction with The Loving Society of Letterpress (and The Binders of Infinite Love) and the Canadian Bookbinders and Book Artists Guild (CBBAG). Among many book projects Walker has illustrated two hand-printed books written by author Neil Gaiman. Walker also is the illustrator of the first Canadian editions of Lewis Carroll's Alice In Wonderland and Alice Through the Looking Glass books (Cheshire Cat Press). George A. Walker was elected to the Royal Canadian Academy of Art for his contribution to the cultural area of Book Arts.
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Walker, George A.
Dewey number
741.5/971
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN6733.W34
LC item number
B66 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • comics graphic novels
  • bibliography
Series statement
Graphic novels
Series volume
4
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Walker, George A.
  • September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001
  • Wood-engraving, Canadian
  • Walker, George A.
  • COMICS & GRAPHIC NOVELS
  • COMICS & GRAPHIC NOVELS
  • COMICS & GRAPHIC NOVELS
  • COMICS & GRAPHIC NOVELS
  • COMICS & GRAPHIC NOVELS
  • COMICS & GRAPHIC NOVELS
  • COMICS & GRAPHIC NOVELS
  • COMICS & GRAPHIC NOVELS
  • COMICS & GRAPHIC NOVELS
  • Wood-engraving, Canadian
Label
Book of hours : a wordless novel told in 99 wood engravings, George A. Walker
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
795707315
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (189 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781123023206
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)795707315
Label
Book of hours : a wordless novel told in 99 wood engravings, George A. Walker
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
795707315
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (189 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781123023206
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)795707315

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