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The Resource The steampunk bible : an illustrated guide to the world of imaginary airships, corsets and goggles, mad scientists, and strange literature, Jeff VanderMeer with S. J. Chambers ; contributions from Desirina Boskovich ... [et al.]

The steampunk bible : an illustrated guide to the world of imaginary airships, corsets and goggles, mad scientists, and strange literature, Jeff VanderMeer with S. J. Chambers ; contributions from Desirina Boskovich ... [et al.]

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The steampunk bible : an illustrated guide to the world of imaginary airships, corsets and goggles, mad scientists, and strange literature
Title
The steampunk bible
Title remainder
an illustrated guide to the world of imaginary airships, corsets and goggles, mad scientists, and strange literature
Statement of responsibility
Jeff VanderMeer with S. J. Chambers ; contributions from Desirina Boskovich ... [et al.]
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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VanderMeer, Jeff
Dewey number
809.3/8766
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN3448.S73
LC item number
V36 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
handbooks
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Chambers, S. J
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Steampunk fiction
  • Steampunk culture
Label
The steampunk bible : an illustrated guide to the world of imaginary airships, corsets and goggles, mad scientists, and strange literature, Jeff VanderMeer with S. J. Chambers ; contributions from Desirina Boskovich ... [et al.]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Introduction -- An imaginary voyage to the past: steampunk origins in Victorian imagination and innovation -- Clanking metal men, Baroque airships, and clockwork worlds -- The fiction, illustrated narratives, and story behind the stories -- From Forevertron to the Raygun rocketship and beyond: art, "making," craftsmanship, and aesthetic legitimacy -- Hair stays, goggles, corsets, clockwork guitars, and imaginary airships: -- Fashion, accessories, music, and the steampunk subculture -- Magic lanterns, robot armies, giant tuning forks, and perambulating castles: steampunk movies and television -- The future of steampunk: will clockwork gears, mechanical corsets, and dirigibles be enough?
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
224 p.
Isbn
9780810989580
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010032900
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
System control number
2010032900
Label
The steampunk bible : an illustrated guide to the world of imaginary airships, corsets and goggles, mad scientists, and strange literature, Jeff VanderMeer with S. J. Chambers ; contributions from Desirina Boskovich ... [et al.]
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Introduction -- An imaginary voyage to the past: steampunk origins in Victorian imagination and innovation -- Clanking metal men, Baroque airships, and clockwork worlds -- The fiction, illustrated narratives, and story behind the stories -- From Forevertron to the Raygun rocketship and beyond: art, "making," craftsmanship, and aesthetic legitimacy -- Hair stays, goggles, corsets, clockwork guitars, and imaginary airships: -- Fashion, accessories, music, and the steampunk subculture -- Magic lanterns, robot armies, giant tuning forks, and perambulating castles: steampunk movies and television -- The future of steampunk: will clockwork gears, mechanical corsets, and dirigibles be enough?
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
224 p.
Isbn
9780810989580
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010032900
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
System control number
2010032900

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