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Author DeGraff, Andrew, artist, author.

Title Plotted : a literary atlas / by Andrew DeGraff ; with essays by Daniel Harmon.

Publication Info. San Francisco, CA : Pulp, an imprint of Zest Books, [2015]
©2015

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 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    809.9337 DEG    Available
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Description 126 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 26 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 124-125).
Summary This wide-ranging collection of maps--all inspired by literary classics--presents book-lovers with a fresh perspective on iconic fictional worlds. Andrew DeGraff's detailed artwork takes readers deep into the landscapes from The Odyssey, Hamlet, Robinson Crusoe, Pride and Prejudice, Moby Dick, Invisible Man, A Wrinkle in Time, Watership Down, and more.
Contents The voyage of Odysseus (from the Odyssey / by Homer) -- Elsinore (from The tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark / by William Shakespeare) -- No man is an island (from Robinson Crusoe / by Daniel Defoe) -- The course of true love (from Pride and prejudice / by Jane Austen) -- Ebenezer Scrooge: time traveler (from A Christmas Carol / by Charles Dickens) -- Up from slavery (from Narrative of the life of Frederick Douglass, an American slave / by Frederick Douglass) -- The Pequod and its quarry (from Moby Dick, or, The whale / by Herman Melville) -- Route zero (from "A narrow fellow in the grass" / by Emily Dickinson) -- Phileas Fogg's incredibly credible circumnavigation (from Around the world in eighty days / by Jules Verne) -- Huckleberry Finn's Mississippi River journey (from Adventures of Huckleberry Finn / by Mark Twain) -- An education (from "A report to an academy" / by Franz Kafka) -- Infinite intelligence (from "The library of Babel" / by Jorge Luis Borges) -- Converging paths (from "The Lottery" / by Shirley Jackson) -- Journey to nowhere (from Invisible man / by Ralph Ellison) -- The waiting room (from Waiting for Godot / by Samuel Beckett) -- Flannery O'Connor's family vacation (friom "A good man is hard to find" / by Flannery O'Connor) -- The wrinkled time continuum (from A wrinkle in time / by Madeleine L'Engle) -- The warrens (from Watership Down / by Richard Adams) -- Those who leave and those who stay (from "The ones who walk away from Omelas" / by Ursula K. Le Guin).
Subject Geographical myths in literature.
Imaginary places.
Literary landmarks.
Genre/Form Pictorial maps.
Added Author Harmon, Daniel, author.
ISBN 9781936976867
1936976862

 
    
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