750 Years In Paris by Vincent Mahe750 Years In Paris by Vincent Mahe

750 Years In Paris

IllustratorVincent Mahe

Hardcover | November 13, 2015

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A literary graphic novel unlike anything else on the racks,750 Years tells the story of our time, focusing on one single building in France as it sees its way through the upheavals of history. Beginning in the thirteenth century and making its way towards today, this historically accurate story is the eagerly anticipated debut from Vincent Mahe.Vincent Mahe is fast being established as one of the most exciting illustrators to come out of France. As well as his contribution toNobrow 8: Hysteria he has been widely commissioned across the world to illustrate for publications such as theNew York Times andXXI Magazine.

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Vincent Mahe (also known as Mr Bidon) is fast being established as on the most exciting illustrators to come out of France. As well as his contributions to Nobrow 8: Hysteria, he has been widely commissioned across the world to illustrate for clients such as the New York Times, ESPN and XXI Magazine.

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Title:750 Years In ParisFormat:HardcoverDimensions:120 pages, 13.22 × 8.52 × 0.77 inPublished:November 13, 2015Publisher:Nobrow Press Ltd.Language:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1907704930

ISBN - 13:9781907704932

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If walls could talk, this would be it: a superb concept, remarkably implemented.-School Library Journal, 2016 USBBY Outstanding International Books ListFascinating in its intimate depictions seen through a wide, objective lens, this will appeal to history and fine-art fans alike.-Booklist, STARRED REVIEWThis is a beautiful book by Vincent Mahe [... ] It's the best thing Nobrow has published.-Vice, #5 on VICE's list of Top Ten Comics of 2015This is a masterpiece. Mahe captures the resilience and history of this city like no other historical work I have ever read. This is the kind of comic that takes a person aback and makes them realize the ingenuity that can be found in this medium. I cannot recommend it highly enough, as I know this book's impact will stay with me for years."-ComicosityWith the smallest of details, from words of storefront signs to the clothing of people to the state of the building itself, Mahe is able to subtly and masterfully inject humor, horror, nostalgia, historical facts and pride into his various images.-BoingBoing"Scenes of everyday life provide pacing between the historic events, and each page is lovingly illustrated. All history books should be as visually rich."-Fast Company Design"750 YEARS IN PARIS is a literary graphic novel that sets itself apart from the rest of the pack."-Graphic Novel Reporter If walls could talk, this would be it: a superb concept, remarkably implemented. - School Library Journal, 2016 USBBY Outstanding International Books ListFascinating in its intimate depictions seen through a wide, objective lens, this will appeal to history and fine-art fans alike. - Booklist, STARRED REVIEWThis is a beautiful book by Vincent Mahe [... ] It's the best thing Nobrow has published. - Vice, #5 on VICE's list of Top Ten Comics of 2015"This is a masterpiece. Mahe captures the resilience and history of this city like no other historical work I have ever read. This is the kind of comic that takes a person aback and makes them realize the ingenuity that can be found in this medium. I cannot recommend it highly enough, as I know this book's impact will stay with me for years." - ComicosityWith the smallest of details, from words of storefront signs to the clothing of people to the state of the building itself, Mahe is able to subtly and masterfully inject humor, horror, nostalgia, historical facts and pride into his various images. - BoingBoing"Scenes of everyday life provide pacing between the historic events, and each page is lovingly illustrated. All history books should be as visually rich." - Fast Company Design"750 YEARS IN PARIS is a literary graphic novel that sets itself apart from the rest of the pack." - Graphic Novel Reporter"