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A wild ride through the night

Author: Walter Moers
Publisher: London : Secker & Warburg, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Twelve-year-old Gustave longs to be a great artist, but he first must overcome a series of challenges given to him by siblings Death and Dementia. Using artist Gustave Dor's woodcuts as inspiration, Moers (The 13 Lives of Captain Bluebear) constructs a picaresque tale of adventure and magic suitable for most adult and YA fantasy collections.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Fantasy fiction
Named Person: Gustave Doré; Gustave Doré
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Walter Moers
ISBN: 0436220547 9780436220548
OCLC Number: 59462975
Description: 197 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Walter Moers ; suggested by twenty-one illustrations by Gustave Doré ; translated from the German by John Brownjohn.

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Twelve-year-old Gustave longs to be a great artist, but he first must overcome a series of challenges given to him by siblings Death and Dementia. Using artist Gustave Dor's woodcuts as inspiration, Moers (The 13 Lives of Captain Bluebear) constructs a picaresque tale of adventure and magic suitable for most adult and YA fantasy collections.

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