The Song of the Earth

By: Nissenson, Hugh

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BF6 - A tight, clean, sound copy with very minor overall shelf wear with the dust jacket mylar sleeve endflaps glued to the front and back fixed endpapers plus there are the usual library stamps and pocket on the top outside paper edges, the front and back free endpapers, and the title page. The dust jacket shows no visible signs of wear plus it is still in the original library mylar sleeve. Illustrated with black and white as well as color reproductions of artwork. A novel set in 2057 about the first genetically engineered visual artist who has been murdered at the age of nineteen. This novel is his biography, organized around a retrospective of his work mounted at the Virtual Museum of Manual Art about ten years after his death. By the author of "A Pile of Stones," "Notes from the Frontier," "In the Reign of Peace," "My Own Ground," "The Tree of Life," and "The Elephant and My Jewish Problem." 261p.

Title: The Song of the Earth

Author: Nissenson, Hugh

Illustrator: Nissenson, Hugh

Categories: Fiction, Fiction: Sci-Fi & Fantasy, General Fiction, Science Fiction, Authors K-P, Literary Novels, Modern Fiction Firsts,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA, Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill: 2001

ISBN: 1565122984

ISBN 13: 9781565122987

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Ex-Library

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Book ID: SCW11732

Keywords: Fiction General Fiction Literary Fiction Literary Novel Modern Fiction First Art Artist Artists Technology Speculative Fiction Science Fiction,