Carved in Stone

Carved in Stone (English, Hardcover, unknown)

Share

Carved in Stone  (English, Hardcover, unknown)

Be the first to Review this product
₹2,391
2,630
9% off
Hurry, Only 1 left!
  • Bank Offer5% Unlimited Cashback on Flipkart Axis Bank Credit Card
    T&C
  • Bank Offer10% Cashback* on HDFC Bank Debit Cards
    T&C
  • Bank OfferExtra 5% off* with Axis Bank Buzz Credit Card
    T&C
  • Delivery
    Check
    Enter pincode
      Usually delivered in3 weeks
      ?
      Enter pincode for exact delivery dates/charges
    View Details
    Author
    Read More
    Highlights
    • Language: English
    • Binding: Hardcover
    • Publisher: University Press of New England
    • Genre: Photography
    • ISBN: 9780819573018, 9780819573018
    • Pages: 138
    Services
    • 10 Days Replacement Policy
      ?
    • Cash on Delivery available
      ?
    Seller
    Atlantic
    2.9
    • 10 Days Replacement Policy
      ?
    Description
    Gravestones are colonial America's earliest sculpture and they provide a unique physical link to the European people who settled here. Carved in Stone book is an elegant collection of over 80 fine duotone photographs, each a personal meditation on an old stone carving, and on New England's past, where these stones tell stories about death at sea, epidemics such as small pox, the loss of children, and a grim view of the afterlife. The essay is a graceful narrative that explores a long personal involvement with the stones and their placement in New England landscape, and attempts to trace the curious and imperfectly documented story of carvers. Brief quotes from early New England writers accompany the images, and captions provide basic information about each stone. These meditative portraits present an intimate view of figures from New England graveyards and will be enjoyed by anyone with an interest in early Americana and fine art photography.
    Read More
    Specifications
    Book Details
    Imprint
    • Wesleyan University Press
    Dimensions
    Height
    • 229 mm
    Length
    • 254 mm
    Have doubts regarding this product?
    Safe and Secure Payments.Easy returns.100% Authentic products.
    You might be interested in
    General Fiction Books
    Top Offers
    Shop Now
    Other Lifestyle Books
    Shop Now!
    Shop Now
    Biographies and Autobiographies
    Top picks
    Shop Now
    Military History Books
    Most Popular!
    Shop Now
    Back to top