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Puppets and automata.

Max von Boehn

Puppets and automata.

by Max von Boehn

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Published by Dover Publications in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Puppets and puppet-plays.,
  • Robots.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementTranslated by Josephine Nicoll, with a note on puppets by George Bernard Shaw.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1972 .B62313 1972
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 257 p.
    Number of Pages257
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4585486M
    ISBN 100486228487
    LC Control Number77189342
    OCLC/WorldCa571836

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    Interest in this field is growing, yet literature usually comes in the form of small simple project booklets, the occasional auction catalog containing works from "the Golden Age" of automata, or exhibition catalogs showing puppet-related exhibition catalogs of works by avant-garde artists from the early twentieth century (Exter, Tauber-Arp. A brilliant book by Ellen Rixford on the subject of mechanical movement for puppets and automata. it features my ‘Mary Queen of Scot automata’ with in depth details of how it works. The book also features the work of Paul Spooner, Peter Markey, Jan Zalud,Tom Hanley and many others.

    Revised Edition. ex-library copy with usual markings, covers have minor wear with small tear at top of spine, spine heavily sunned, corners and ends of spine lightly bumped, binding tight, pages including index, dolls of the world including fetishes, amulets, talismans, funeral, mannequin and modern ones, puppets including automata, movable. Automata exploring unknown worlds. Optimum or expediency? Random interactions and information exchange. Daydreaming and cynical automata. “I thought he thought I thought he” Heterogeneity in a group of automata is a key to success. Are we haunted by the ghost of Erehwon City? Puppets without strings: who is the puppeteer?


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