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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

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

Label
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
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses the steampunk movement in fiction, film, art, music, and fashion, tracing its history from Victorian science fiction novels and detailing its evolution into modern popular culture
Cataloging source
DLC
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
bibliography
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
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
It's a clockwork universe, Victoria: measuring the critical mass of steampunk -- An imaginary voyage to the past: steampunk origins in Verne, Wells, and the Industrial Revolution -- 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: "making," art, 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?
Control code
21017308
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9780810989580
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2010032900
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780810989580
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn655303275
  • (OCoLC)655303275
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
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
It's a clockwork universe, Victoria: measuring the critical mass of steampunk -- An imaginary voyage to the past: steampunk origins in Verne, Wells, and the Industrial Revolution -- 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: "making," art, 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?
Control code
21017308
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9780810989580
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2010032900
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780810989580
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn655303275
  • (OCoLC)655303275

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