Night Life of Trees,The - Handmade download free [PDF and Ebook] by Bhajju Shyam

Night Life of Trees,The - Handmade download free [PDF and Ebook] by Bhajju Shyam year 2006
  • Book name: Night Life of Trees,The - Handmade
  • Author: Bhajju Shyam
  • Release date: 2006/7/24
  • Publisher: TARA BOOKS
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Fiction
  • ISBN: 9788186211922
  • Rating: 7.36 of 10
  • Votes: 661
  • Review by: Chaim Alba
  • Review rating: 7.55 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/23
  • Total pages: 40
  • Includes a PDF summary of 4 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: The Night Life of Trees is an exquisite hand-bound and screen-printed book of paintings by three of the finest artists of the Gond tribal art tradition. The Gonds, a tribe of central India, are traditionally forest dwellers. They believe that trees are hard at work during the day providing shelter and nourishment to all. Only when night falls can they finally rest, and their spirits reveal themselves. These luminous spirits are captured in The Night Life of Trees, a fascinating and haunting foray into the Gond imagination. Each painting is accompanied by its own poetic tale, myth or lore, narrated by the artists themselves, which recreate the familiarity and awe with which the Gond people view the natural world. Screen-printed by hand on black paper, every page of this book is an original print. Each book in this limited second edition of 1,000 is individually numbered.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 2H15M19S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Folklore, Myths & Legends, Myth & Legend Told As Fiction, Art History: c 1900 -
  • Available formats: OEB, DjVu, EPUB, DOC, MOBI, TXT, PDF, WORD. Compressed in ZIP, ACE, EML, RAR, AZW3, CPIO
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  • Format: Hardback
  • Approximate value: 34.38 USD
  • Dimensions: 244x339x13mm
  • Weight: 640g
  • Printed by: Tara Publishing
  • Published in: Chennai, India
Categories: Fiction, English, 2006

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