The Resource Tree of codes, Jonathan Safran Foer

Tree of codes, Jonathan Safran Foer

Label
Tree of codes
Title
Tree of codes
Statement of responsibility
Jonathan Safran Foer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"With a different die-cut on every page, Tree of Codes explores previously unchartered literary territory. Initially deemed impossible to make, the book is a first -- as much a sculptural object as it is a work of masterful storytelling. Tree of Codes is the story of an enormous last day of life -- as one character's life is chased to extinction, Foer multi-layers the story with immense, anxious, at times disorientating imagery, crossing both a sense of time and place, making the story of one person's last day everyone's story. Inspired to exhume a new story from an existing text, Jonathan Safran Foer has taken his 'favorite' book, The Street of Crocodiles by Polish-Jewish writer Bruno Schulz, and used it as a canvas, cutting into and out of the pages, to arrive at an original new story ..."--Publisher description
Related
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
813.6
http://bibfra.me/vocab/relation/die-cutversionof
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Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3606.O38
LC item number
T74 2010
Literary form
fiction
Label
Tree of codes, Jonathan Safran Foer
Publication
Note
"Publisher's note: In order to write Tree of Codes, the author took an English language edition of Bruno Schulz's "The Street of Crocodiles" and cut into its pages, carving out a new story."--T.p. verso
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
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  • glg
Control code
ocn676728609
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
134, [3] leaves; p. 137-139
Isbn
9780956569219
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b26830036
System control number
  • (OCoLC)676728609
  • sr26830036

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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