One of literature’s erotic masterpieces. Vol. I Artwork by Milo Manara Aphrodite is a masterpiece of French 19th century literature. This classical tale of sensuous. Book One: Artwork by Milo Manara last edited by pikahyper on 05/19/18 AM View full history. Alphrodite is a masterpiece of French 19th century literature. View Aphrodite by Milo Manara on artnet. Browse upcoming and past auction lots by Milo Manara.
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After architecture and painting studies, he made his comics debut in drawing for Geniusa Fumetti neri series of pocket books from publisher Furio Vanio in the wake of the popularity of Kriminal and Satanik.
Jun 14, Mark rated it really liked it. If we put it in the context of the time it was written, it was really bold in a sensual, provocative way. Aug 06, Pam rated it it was ok Shelves: Their love affairs with men are passionate, and their love affairs with other women are more passionate still.
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The Bess illustrations compliment the text and make mwnara volume of the series a success. The tale is a variation on the story of Pygmalion.
Sep 21, Orion rated it really liked it. Nov 14, carpe librorum: Those expecting Manara to have converted Louys’ sensual story into manxra graphic novel may be surprised that this is not the case.
The text is still vibrant enough to take on the sensual artwork of these modern artists. Then there are supporters of the story, mainly women, who have fallen in love. It still is, specially Manara’s watercolour artwork. But only a very few people call me that anyway Wikimedia Commons has media related to Milo Manara. I don’t think my brain has the capacity to see it as that.
I struggle a little bit with the language in this “ancient” english translation, but loved the ambience. My aphrorite told me wanted to name me “Afrodite”, alhrodite my mother didn’t let him. The Urban Adventures of Giuseppe Bergman 0. I am sure this book is a work of pure literary genius to a lot of people. May 01, Dfordoom rated it it was amazing Shelves: This first volume contained 15 full-page watercolors by Milo Manara, an artist better known for his adult comics.
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Nightocelot rated it it was amazing Jan 28, Hardcover1st edition54 pages. Contributors to Heavy Metal. Manara also created the artwork for all the singles released from maanra album.
Venus, the homonimous latin name for the godess, is much more appealing to maanara, but I got “Sofia” instead, wich I begun to like as soon as I found out it means “knowledge” in greek.
Where Manara shines as a comic artist, his watercolors are uneven. Originally published in France with the original French text, this English version chooses an anonymous, but wonderful, translation from the ‘s.
Views Read Edit View history. Zoeel rated it really liked it Apr 10, This book is available free through Project Gutenberg: This page was last edited on 18 November mnaara, at Helena Basto rated it really liked it Dec 01, Manara also completed two stories working with another of his heroes, Federico Fellini.
One of literature’s erotic masterpieces Vol.
Retrieved from ” https: However, the “thys” and the “doths” among others just got be a bit too much. Morrigan Nemhain rated it liked it Sep 05, Byrappa rated aphrodjte liked it Dec 20, Return to Book Page.
Retrieved November 30, It deals with themes of art versus reality with reality coming off second bestand the nature of desire, and what happens when we get what we desire. In other projects Wikimedia Commons.
I respect it for what it has done. You may find this book available for free here: