Titolo: Infinite Worlds : The Fantastic Visions of ...
Casa editrice: Studio
Data di pubblicazione: 1997
Condizione libro: New
Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: Ray Bradbury hada career spanning more than seventy years, and has inspired generations of readers to dream, think, and create. A prolific author of hundreds of short stories and close to fifty books, as well as numerous poems, essays, operas, plays, teleplays, and screenplays, Bradbury was one of the most celebrated writers of our time. His groundbreaking works include Fahrenheit 451 , The Martian Chronicles , The Illustrated Man , Dandelion Wine , and Something Wicked This Way Comes . He wrote the screen play for John Huston's classic film adaptation of Moby Dick , and was nominated for an Academy Award. Codice inventario libreria ABE_book_new_0670872520
Riassunto: This dazzling array of close to 700 images, encompassing some of the finest examples of the sci-fi genre's futuristic art and featuring the work of its greatest practitioners, is the definitive collection of science fiction art. 675 illustrations, 600 in color.
Recensione: Infinite Worlds has a little bit of everything to offer those interested in science fiction art: a brief history of the field, short biographies of more than 100 artists, and 700 images from some of the finest sci-fi book and magazine covers ever created. Author Vincent Di Fate combines all of these elements to create a book that is as enjoyable to read as it is to look through. It even has a two-page digression on the influence of Stanley Meltzoff's famous painting for Robert A. Heinlein's The Puppet Masters. Whether you're after a coffee-table art book or an encyclopedia of the science fiction world, Infinite Worlds is the book for you.
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