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Another America/Otra America

Kingsolver, Barbara; Cartes, Rebeca

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ISBN 10: 1878067141 / ISBN 13: 9781878067142
Published by Seal Pr, New York, New York, U.S.A., 1992
Used Condition: Fine Hardcover
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1878067141 This hardcover book is square and tight. The boards, endpages, spine and gilt/lettering are pristine. The pages are clean, being without markings or folds. The dustjacket is bright, with no wear save a tiny tear at the top spine and a small tear on lower edge. Jacket is not clipped. Brodart protected. No remainder mark. Not ex-lib. Translations provided by Rebeca Cartes. Obtained from nationally known auction house. An absolutely beautiful copy of this poetry published in both english and spanish. Bookseller Inventory # 000439

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Title: Another America/Otra America

Publisher: Seal Pr, New York, New York, U.S.A.

Publication Date: 1992

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good Plus

Edition: First Edition.

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@2ndlead = Nature photography at its most mind boggling and immaculate; pure artistry that will leave you spellbound @2ndcola = Expensive, but amazing value if you feel the weight of the book! @2ndcola = Chronicles the colourful, often mystical quality of ancient trees, rock formations, cave paintings, seascapes, ruins and botany of the North American continent @2ndcola = Will remind readers of Andy Galdsworthy's natural art work @BREAK = ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: @Body text = David Muench, one of America's most outstanding photographers, presents a vision of the pre-Colombian American wilderness, showing how the natural world has played a significant role in the shaping of the national character. Eight themed chapters of colourful, mystical, and sometimes surreal images portray the ancient soul of nature as it is found throughout America: a sunburst hitting the clouds above a desert ruin, a steaming volcanic crater surrounded with snow, moonlight reflected in icy blue northern waters, a mountain range struck by vibrant lightning bolts. Anthropologist Brian Fagan puts Muench's work in context, while Patrick O'Dowd and Karen Zinsheimer provide an in-depth interview with the phot

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Text: English, Spanish

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