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Material Type: Book
Collection: Comics
Call Number: US HISFIC GFR2016
Title: Laid Waste
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Personal name: Gfrorer, Julia
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Topical term or geographic name as entry element: Historical Fiction
International Standard Book Number: 978160699971451499
Name of publisher, distributor, etc.: Fantagraphics Books
Date of publication, distribution, etc.: 2016
Summary, etc. note: In a plague-ravaged medieval city, survival is a harsher fate than death. As corpses accumulate around her, Agnès, a young widow possessed of supernatural strength, must weigh her obligations to the dead and dying against her desire to protect what little remains. Laid Waste is a graphic novella about love and kindness among vermin in the putrid miasma at the end of the world. As with her evocative debut book, Black Is the Color, Julia Gfrörer’s delicate, gothic drawing style perfectly complements the period era of the book’s setting, bringing the lyricism and romanticism of her prose to the fore.
Expansion of summary note: plague-ravaged medieval city, horror, surreal, survival, Gfrörer, gothic style, family, relationships, survival, USA, American, America, women
Source of acquisition: Rotem Diamant
Method of acquisition: Donation
Date of acquisition: May, 2018
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