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    Libro de las Caidas (Sexto Piso Ilustrado) (Paperback)(Spanish) By (author) Andres Barba, Illustrated by Pablo Angulo, Preface by Javier Cercas, Prologue by Sergio Pitol

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    DescriptionWhen the image refers back to the text and the text refers back to the image, neither one can exist independently because they both lack any meaning without the other. Andres Barba's prose is strong and profound, and Pablo Angulo's broad-stroked drawings imbue the text with the dynamism and mobility characteristic of the vertiginous proximity to the unknown. Prose and drawings coalesce in this book, creating snapshots whose common thread is the story of a never-ending free-fall. "Cuando la imagen remite al texto y el texto remite a la imagen, ninguno existe de manera independiente, pues ambos carecen de significado sin el complemento del otro. La prosa de Andres Barba es dura y profunda y los dibujos de trazos gruesos y rusticos de Pablo Angulo aportan al texto el dinamismo y movilidad propios de la aproximacion vertiginosa hacia lo desconocido. Prosa y dibujos se reunen y compenetran en este libro formando pequenas instantaneas cuyo hilo conductor es el relato de una caida interminable. "


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    Title
    Libro de las Caidas
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Andres Barba, Illustrated by Pablo Angulo, Preface by Javier Cercas, Prologue by Sergio Pitol
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 106
    Width: 173 mm
    Height: 221 mm
    Thickness: 10 mm
    Weight: 227 g
    Language
    Spanish
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9788496867666
    ISBN 10: 8496867668
    Classifications

    BIC E4L: GEN
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: F1.1
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC subject category V2: FA
    DC22: FIC
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 21110
    Ingram Subject Code: FC
    Libri: I-FC
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 94
    B&T General Subject: 105
    BISAC V2.8: LCO010000
    Abridged Dewey: 868
    BISAC V2.8: FIC000000
    B&T Merchandise Category: ESP
    LC classification: PQ7298.422.U37 P36 2010
    LC subject heading:
    Edition
    New edition
    Publisher
    Sexto Piso
    Imprint name
    Sexto Piso
    Publication date
    25 January 2010
    Author Information
    Andrés Barba is a painter and sculptor. He is the author of El hueso que más duele, La hermana de Katia, and La recta intención. Pablo Angulo is a Spanish painter and sculptor.