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Metronome

Author: Véronique Tanaka; Jeff Smith
Publisher: New York, NY : Comics Lit, [2008] ©2008
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Metronome: a?silent?, erotically-charged visual poem, an experimental non-linear story using a palette of iconic ligne clair images. Symbolism, visual puns and trompe l'oeil conspire in a visual mantra that could be described as?existential manga? if it wasn't for the fact that there is a very human and elegantly-structured tale of a doomed relationship providing a solid foundation to the cutting-edge storytelling.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Graphic novels
Stories without words
Comic books, strips, etc
Underground comics
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Véronique Tanaka; Jeff Smith
ISBN: 9781561635269 156163526X
OCLC Number: 212431702
Description: 68 pages : all illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Véronique Tanaka ; introduction by Jeff Smith.
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Metronome: a?silent?, erotically-charged visual poem, an experimental non-linear story using a palette of iconic ligne clair images. Symbolism, visual puns and trompe l'oeil conspire in a visual mantra that could be described as?existential manga? if it wasn't for the fact that there is a very human and elegantly-structured tale of a doomed relationship providing a solid foundation to the cutting-edge storytelling. A gorgeous art book/graphic novel from a mysterious new artist. An experience not to be missed!

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