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Incidents in the Night. Book One

By David B., 1959-

L.A. Times Book Prize Finalist (Graphic Novel/Comics) 2013

Eisner Award Nomination (Best U.S. Edition of International Material)

In Incidents in the Night David B. sets out to explore the uncharted territories of overflowing and dusty shelves of Paris' legendary book shops. His journey quickly turns into an obsessive vision quest in pursuit of a mysterious nineteenth-century journal: Incidents In the Night. Mountains of books become sites of archeological digs as the author excavates layers of myth, fact and fiction in search of the elusive thread that links them all. Along the way he stumbles on fanatical Bonapartists, occult conspiracies and the angel of death. Incidents in the Night is an intricate, ever-expanding web of dream and reality exquisitely translated by Brian Evenson.

David B. is one of France's finest cartoonists and one of the co-founders of the legendary L'Association collective. He is the author a many books: The Armed Garden and Noctural Conspiracies, among many others. Epileptic was was awarded Angoulême International Comics Festival Prize for Scenario and the Ignatz Award for Outstanding Artist.

Brian Evenson is the author of ten books of fiction. He is the winner of the International Horror Guild Award, and the American Library Association's award for Best Horror Novel. He has translated work by Christian Gailly, Jean Frémon, Claro, Jacques Jouet, Eric Chevillard, Antoine Volodine, and others. He is the recipient of three O. Henry Prizes as well as an NEA fellowship. He lives and works in Providence, Rhode Island.


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Book

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  • GN Incidents, Graphic Novel

Publish Date

2013

ISBN

9780984681440


Format: Book
Author: B., David, 1959-
Summary: "In Incidents in the Night David B. (Epileptic, The Armed Garden) sets out to explore the uncharted territories of overflowing and dusty shelves of Paris' legendary book shops. His journey quickly turns into an obsessive vision quest in pursuit of a mysterious 19th Century journal:Incidents In the Night. Mountains of books become sites of archeological digs as the author excavates layers of myth, fact and fiction in search of the elusive thread that links them all. Along the way he stumbles on fanatical Bonapartists, occult conspiracies and the angel of death" -- from publisher's web site.
Title: Incidents in the night. book one / David B. ; translated by Brian & Sarah Evenson.
Publisher Date: Minneapolis, MN : Uncivilized Books, 2013.7
Subject: Editors -- Comic books, strips, etc. Bookstores -- Comic books, strips, etc. Graphic novels Paris (France) -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Isbn: 9780984681440 0984681442
Current Holds: 0
System Items Available: 1
System Items Total: 1
Call Number: GN Incidents
Oclc: 812258224
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Bib Id: 446390

Format: Book
Author: B., David, 1959-
Summary: "In Incidents in the Night David B. (Epileptic, The Armed Garden) sets out to explore the uncharted territories of overflowing and dusty shelves of Paris' legendary book shops. His journey quickly turns into an obsessive vision quest in pursuit of a mysterious 19th Century journal:Incidents In the Night. Mountains of books become sites of archeological digs as the author excavates layers of myth, fact and fiction in search of the elusive thread that links them all. Along the way he stumbles on fanatical Bonapartists, occult conspiracies and the angel of death" -- from publisher's web site.
Title: Incidents in the night. book one / David B. ; translated by Brian & Sarah Evenson.
Publisher, Date: Minneapolis, MN : Uncivilized Books, 2013.7
Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : ill. ; 25 cm.
Subjects: Editors -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Subjects: Bookstores -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Subjects: Graphic novels
Subjects: Paris (France) -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Other Author: Evenson, Brian, 1966-
Other Author: Evenson, Sarah
ISBN: 9780984681440
ISBN: 0984681442
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 1
Total Copies: 1
Call Number: GN Incidents