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The Garden of Sorrows - a book by Hughes, John

The Garden of Sorrows

The Garden of Sorrows( )
Author: Hughes, John
Artist: Luccio, Marco
Publication Date:Oct 2013
Publisher:UWA Publishing
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $29.99
Book Description:

Fourteen mesmerising fables and the etchings they inspired draw us back to our origins in a garden of sorrow and exile, death and renewal, beauty and melancholy. 

John Hughes re-imagines a series of fables in which Australian animals take on human qualities, as thief and actor, warrior and poet, farmer and merchant. These are reverse fables - in the way that the Antipodes reverse northern hemisphere logic - that cast us back to the flux at the beginning of the world;...
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Detailed Subjects: Fiction / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):8.346 x 9.282 x 0.585 Inches
Book Weight:0.986 Pounds

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