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PAINTED IN WORDS

By: SAMUEL BAK

Price: $15.00

Publisher: INDIANA UNIVERSITY PRESS:

Seller ID: IM58935

ISBN: 0253340489

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


At my first sight of a painting by Samuel Bak, I had the keen sense that he was telling me stories with his brush. Now that at long last he has written this book, I find it no wonder that he has painted with his pen.... Among the tens and hundreds of books I have read about the pre-Shoah and post-Shoah period... Bak's book is unique. Despite being suffused with a sense of loss, horror, degradation, and death, it is ultimately a sanguine, funny book, full of the love of life, rocking with an almost cathartic joy. At times I found myself bursting out laughing... a marvelous ode, a colorful hy... View more info

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PAINTED IN WORDS

By: SAMUEL BAK

Price: $40.00

Publisher: INDIANA UNIVERSITY PRESS:

Seller ID: IM505863

ISBN: 0253340489

Condition: VERY GOOD AUTHOR SIGNED


At my first sight of a painting by Samuel Bak, I had the keen sense that he was telling me stories with his brush. Now that at long last he has written this book, I find it no wonder that he has painted with his pen.... Among the tens and hundreds of books I have read about the pre-Shoah and post-Shoah period... Bak's book is unique. Despite being suffused with a sense of loss, horror, degradation, and death, it is ultimately a sanguine, funny book, full of the love of life, rocking with an almost cathartic joy. At times I found myself bursting out laughing... a marvelous ode, a colorful hy... View more info