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Follow This Thread - A Maze Book to Get Lost In

Follow This Thread - A Maze Book to Get Lost In

Author: Henry Eliot
$39.95(AUD)  inc GST
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As a rule, we take care not to get lost, so why should we willingly enter a maze? Illustrated with a single red line, Follow This Thread traces dozens of real and historical mazes, and their uses in literature, art and film, from Pac-Man and Picasso to Kubrick and Kafka.Henry Eliot reveals our abiding, ancient relationship with mazes and labyrinths, and unpicks the paradoxical psychology involved in walking them, combining the myth of the Minotaur with a quest for the legendary Maze King, who disappeared in 1979. The text coils around the pages, recreating the experience of walking a labyrinth, with its twists and turns, frights and fantasies.
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General Fields

  • : 9781846149313
  • : Penguin Books Ltd
  • : Particular Books
  • : April 2018
  • : 198mm X 129mm
  • : April 2018
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Henry Eliot
  • : Hardback
  • : 240