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The art of steampunk : extraordinary devices and ingenious contraptions from the leading artists of the steampunk movement

Author: Art Donovan; G D Falksen
Publisher: East Petersburg, PA : Fox Chapel Publishing, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : Revised Second EditionView all editions and formats
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"Welcome to the world of Steampunk: a unique fantasy version of nineteenth century Victorian England imbued with today's technology, resulting in devices and contraptions that seem to have sprung from the mind of a mad twenty-first century scientist. The "steam" refers to steam power - as in fire-breathing machines of antique locomotion. The "punk" is an important reference to an outsider attitude. In The Art of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Art Donovan; G D Falksen
ISBN: 9781565237858 1565237854
OCLC Number: 826123122
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 167 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 23 cm
Contents: About the Author --
Foreword --
Introduction --
The evolution of Steampunk --
Steampunk 101 --
The artists of the Oxford Exhibition --
Amanda Scrivener --
Thomas WIlleford --
Cliff Overton --
Daniel Proulx --
Eric Freitas --
Haruo Suekichi --
Ian Crichton --
James Richardson-Brown --
Jesse Newhouse --
Joey Marsocci --
Jos de Vink --
Kris Kuksi --
Molly Friedrich --
Richard Nagy --
Stephanie Halleux --
Tom Banwell --
Vianney Halter --
Index.
Responsibility: Art Donovan ; foreword by Dr. Jim Bennett, Director of the Museum of the History of Science, Oxford University, Oxford ; featuring an essay by G. D. Falksen.

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