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Circumspections from an Equestrian Statue

by Jaimy Gordon

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Published by Sun & Moon Pr .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9754081M
ISBN 100930900774
ISBN 109780930900779

  This leather boot, located in the museum below the statue, is the same size as the stainless steel boots on Chinggis’s feet. The statue was completed in and is currently the largest equestrian statue in the world. Reminiscent of the soldiers who rode with Chinggis, these vigilant horsemen face the rising January sun. The riding figure of William II is the work of the French sculptor Antonin Mercié; the statue of the horse is by Victor Peter. The pedestal of the monument reveals the coat of arms of the House of Orange-Nassau and of Luxembourg and the ones of the 12 cantons of Luxembourg. An accurate copy of the statue can be found in The Hague.

2 sep. - Explora el tablero "Equestrian statues" de nietzchehesse, seguido por personas en Pinterest. Ve más ideas sobre Estatuas, Esculturas y Escultura ecuestre pins.   Towering on a marble base above the Bowling Green, the gilded equestrian statue of King George III evoked a Roman emperor. With right arm upraised Author: David W. Dunlap.

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Price New from Used from Paperback "Please retry" $ — $ Author: Jaimy Gordon. Genre/Form: Fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Gordon, Jaimy, Circumspections from an equestrian statue. Providence, R.I.: Burning Deck, ©   Circumspections from an Equestrian Statue by Jaimy Gordon,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(11).

In the colonial era, an equestrian statue of George III by English sculptor Joseph Wilton stood on Bowling Green in New York was the first such statue in the United States, erected in but destroyed on July 9,six days after the Declaration of Independence.

The 4,pound gilded lead statue was toppled and cut into pieces, which were made into bullets for use in the. Jaimy Gordon at the Texas Book Festival. Jaimy Gordon (born July 4, ), is an American writer. She is a winner of the National Book Award for Fiction Circumspections from an Equestrian Statue (Burning Deck, ) She Drove Without Stopping (Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, ).

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Gordon's short story, "A Night's Work," which shares a number of characters with Lord of Circumspections from an Equestrian Statue book, appeared in Best American Short Stories She is also the author of a novella, Circumspections from an Equestrian Statue, and the fantasy classic novel Shamp of the City-Solo/5.

Avant-garde writer Gordon (Circumspections from an Equestrian Statue), here charts the madcap, trouble-prone, often raucous adventures of quixotic Jane Turner, aged 22 in the s setting.

The nove. Other book publications include The Bend, The Lip, The Kid: Reallife Stories (poetry: Sun Press), Private T. Pigeon's Tale (long story: Treacle Press), Circumspections on an Equestrian Statue (novella: Burning Deck Press), and The Fall of Poxdown (longpoem chapbook: Hellcoal Press).

With Peter Blickle, she has translated several works of Maria. Reflections on Circumspections Over the summer, my creative writing professor Wayne Thomas handed me Circumspections from an Equestrian Statue by Jaimy Gordon, who sits on the review’s Advisory Board.

As I’m an aspiring fiction writer and playwright, Wayne and another of my professors, H. Patterson, decided the novella would be a new source of inspiration for helping me move from one.

She is the author of a novella, Circumspections from an Equestrian Statue, and the fantasy classic novel Shamp of the City-Solo. Gordon received an Academy-Institute Award for her fiction from the American Academy of Arts and Letters. She teaches at Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo and in the Prague Summer Program for Writers.

She is also the author of a novella, Circumspections from an Equestrian Statue, and the fantasy classic novel Shamp of the City-Solo. Gordon teaches at Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo and in the Prague Summer Program for by: 2.

Jaimy Gordon, author of Lord of Misrule, on LibraryThing. After 4 issues we turned to chapbooks and, from on, books of poetry and occasionally fiction ( Circumspections from an Equestrian Statue by Jaimy Gordon, National Book Award winner in ).

In we widened our scope to include translations: “Série d’Ecriture” for current non-conventional French writing (Emmanuel Hocquard. London. In this musical item, The Bonzo Dog Doo Dah Band play their song 'Equestrian Statue' from their first LP 'Gorilla'.

Shots of them playing in what looks like London's Speakeasy Club are. Gordon's short story, "A Night's Work," which shares a number of characters with Lord of Misrule, appeared in Best American Short Stories She is also the author of a novella, Circumspections from an Equestrian Statue, and the fantasy classic novel Shamp of the City-Solo.

Gordon teaches at Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo and in Brand: McPherson & Company. Equestrian Monument of Bartolommeo Colleoni (c) Venice By Andrea del Verrocchio. Characteristics: What is an Equestrian Statue. In sculpture, the term "equestrian statue" describes a statue of a rider mounted on a horse.

It derives from the Latin word "equus" (meaning "horse") from which we get "eques" ("knight"). The preparatory iron armature for an equestrian statue.

Engr Wellcome Vjpg 3, × 2,; MB The world's story; a history of the world in story, song and art, ed. by Eva March Tappan () ().jpg 1, × 1,; KBDepicts: equestrian, horse. Feb 4, - Explore jurgok's board "Equestrian & Equine Statues", followed by people on Pinterest.

See more ideas about Equestrian statue, Equestrian, Statue pins. Myth: The way a soldier’s horse is portrayed in an equestrian statue indicates how the soldier died.

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Michael was the leader of the Prime Moversp Before founding the Prime Movers inErlewine was active.The Monument to Nicholas I (Russian: Памятник Николаю I) is a bronze equestrian monument of Nicholas I of Russia on St Isaac's Square (in front of Saint Isaac's Cathedral) in Saint Petersburg, d by French sculptor Auguste de Montferrand and unveiled on July 7 [O.S.

June 25],the six-meter statue was considered a technical wonder at the time of its on: St Isaac's Square in Saint Petersburg, Russia.