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By Luigi Serafini

A rare and surreal paintings booklet, this version has been redesigned through the writer and comprises new illustrations. Ever because the Codex Seraphinianus was once first released in 1981, the ebook has been famous as one of many strangest and most pretty paintings books ever made. This visible encyclopedia of an unknown global written in an unknown language has fueled a lot debate over its which means. Written for the data age and addressing the import of coding and deciphering in genetics, literary feedback, and machine technological know-how, the Codex harassed, involved, and enchanted a iteration.

While its message should be doubtful, its allure is clear: it's a so much beautiful artifact. Blurring the excellence among paintings publication and artwork item, this anniversary edition-redesigned by way of the writer and that includes new illustrations-presents this distinct paintings in a brand new, unprecedented gentle. With the arrival of latest media and varieties of verbal exchange and non-stop streams of data, the Codex is now extra appropriate and well timed than ever. a distinct restricted and numbered deluxe variation that features a signed print can be to be had.

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