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Author: Anders Nilsen
Publisher: Montréal, Quebec : Drawn & Quarterly ; Enfield : Publishers Group UK [distributor], 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Details the metaphysical quandaries of the occupants of an endless plain, existing somewhere between a dream and a Russian steppe. A downed plane is thought to be a bird and the unexploded bomb that came from it is mistaken for a giant egg by the group of birds whose lives the story follows. The indifferent, stranded pilot is of great interest to the birds, some doggedly seek his approval, while others do quite the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fables
Graphic novels
Comic books, strips, etc
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anders Nilsen
ISBN: 9781770460478 1770460470
OCLC Number: 755123590
Description: 1 volume : chiefly color illustrations
Responsibility: by Anders Nilsen.

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"Details the metaphysical quandaries of the occupants of an endless plain, existing somewhere between a dream and a Russian steppe. A downed plane is thought to be a bird and the unexploded bomb that came from it is mistaken for a giant egg by the group of birds whose lives the story follows. The indifferent, stranded pilot is of great interest to the birds, some doggedly seek his approval, while others do quite the opposite, leading to tensions in the group"--Publisher.

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Nilsen is an exquisite draftsman with incredible patience for textures. "Glen David Gold, Los Angeles Times on Anders Nilsen" Anders Nilsen must be a genius. "Giant Robot on Anders Nilsen" Nilsen Read more...

 
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