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The Resource Ness, Robert Macfarlane & Stanley Donwood

Ness, Robert Macfarlane & Stanley Donwood

Label
Ness
Title
Ness
Statement of responsibility
Robert Macfarlane & Stanley Donwood
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Somewhere on a salt-and-shingle island, inside a concrete-and-iron structure called The Green Chapel, a figure called The Armourer is leading a black mass. He plans to detonate a thermonuclear missile. But something is coming to stop him. Five more-than-human figures - or forms, or forces - are traversing the landscape, moving steadily towards a point where they will converge and become Ness. Ness is the land awakened. Ness is lichen skin and willow-bower bones, condensing mist, tidal drift and deep time. Ness has hagstones for eyes and Ness speaks only in birds, firecrests in the day and swifts after dusk. And Ness has come to take this island back
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1976-
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Macfarlane, Robert
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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Donwood, Stanley
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  • Bombs
  • Islands
Target audience
adult
Label
Ness, Robert Macfarlane & Stanley Donwood
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: Quive-Smith Editions, 2018
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Control code
p2251379758
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
83 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780241396568
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Ness, Robert Macfarlane & Stanley Donwood
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: Quive-Smith Editions, 2018
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Control code
p2251379758
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
83 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780241396568
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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