Tree of Codes

Tree of Codes

Book - 2010
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"Tree of Codes is a haunting new story by best-selling American writer, Jonathan Safran Foer. With a different die-cut on every page, Tree of Codes explores previously unchartered literary territory. Initially deemed impossible to make, the book is a first -- as much a sculptural object as it is a work of masterful storytelling. Tree of Codes is the story of an enormous last day of life -- as one character's life is chased to extinction, Foer multi-layers the story with immense, anxious, at times disorientating imagery, crossing both a sense of time and place, making the story of one person's last day everyone's story. Inspired to exhume a new story from an existing text, Jonathan Safran Foer has taken his 'favorite' book, The Street of Crocodiles by Polish-Jewish writer Bruno Schulz, and used it as a canvas, cutting into and out of the pages, to arrive at an original new story told in Jonathan Safran Foer's own acclaimed voice."--Publisher description.
Publisher: [Belgium] : Visual Editions, 2010
ISBN: 9780956569219
0956569218
Characteristics: [6]-134 leaves, [4], 137-139 p. ; 22 cm
Additional Contributors: Schulz, Bruno 1892-1942 Sklepy cynamonowe

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kaceyanisa Oct 31, 2011

Didn't I return this at 58th?

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