Cookies on oxfam

We use cookies to ensure that you have the best experience on our website. If you continue browsing, we’ll assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. You can change your cookie settings at any time. Find out more Accept

Feedback

Free returns

-

£3.95 standard UK delivery

-

All profits fight poverty

Keep up with Oxfam's Online Shop

© 2015. Oxfam is a registered charity in England and Wales (no 202918) and Scotland (SC039042). Oxfam GB is a member of Oxfam International.

Isaac Julien: True North

£60.00

Product description

True North is meditative and comprises reflective images of the sublime using the landscape as a key location and theme.Loosely inspired by the story of the black American explorer, Matthew Henson (1866-1955) who accompanied Robert Peary and was one of the first people to reach the North Pole, later writing an account of his experience. In this fragmented narrative, Julien contemplates on ideas and histories of the hierarchical as well as in the struggling figure we find a succinct metaphor of endless traversing, symbolising the voyage of the modern that has to be experienced by others.

This is book has a very white paper cover and has some markings from shelf wear on both the front and back cover. This edition has a stitch binding and is in a very good condition inside with no marks or signs of usage.

Item details

Author(s):
Isaac Julien
Condition:
Used: good
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-13:
978-0977455805
Number of pages:
40
Publisher:
MAK Center

Standard UK Delivery (£3.95 per order)

Delivery FAQs

Ts & Cs
Delivery FAQs

Free returns

within 30 days.
Returns policy

About this item

True North is meditative and comprises reflective images of the sublime using the landscape as a key location and theme.Loosely inspired by the story of the black American explorer, Matthew Henson (1866-1955) who accompanied Robert Peary and was one of the first people to reach the North Pole, later writing an account of his experience. In this fragmented narrative, Julien contemplates on ideas and histories of the hierarchical as well as in the struggling figure we find a succinct metaphor of endless traversing, symbolising the voyage of the modern that has to be experienced by others.

This is book has a very white paper cover and has some markings from shelf wear on both the front and back cover. This edition has a stitch binding and is in a very good condition inside with no marks or signs of usage.

Author(s):
Isaac Julien
Condition:
Used: good
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-13:
978-0977455805
Number of pages:
40
Publisher:
MAK Center

Delivery & returns

This item will be dispatched to UK addresses via second class post within 7 working days of receipt of your order. Standard UK delivery is £3.95 per order, so you're only charged once no matter how many items you have in your basket. Any additional courier charges will be applied at checkout as they vary depending on delivery address.

This item will be dispatched to UK addresses via second class post within 7 working days of receipt of your order. Standard UK delivery is currently free, no matter how many items you have in your basket. Any additional courier charges will be applied at checkout as they vary depending on delivery address.

We offer a 30 day no quibble returns policy. You can find out more about delivery and returns in our help section. You have the option of a full refund or exchange for an alternative item from the range.

This item is also available for international delivery by airmail, carrying a mandatory delivery charge of:

Europe: £4.70

Outside Europe: £7.00

Volunteer listed

Wonder how this unique item ended up online?

Most of the second-hand items you see online have been donated, by supporters like you, to our high street stores. Each item is then priced, photographed and listed on this site by our amazing team of volunteers from across the country.

After you have bought your item, our team of volunteers package and dispatch it from the Shop straight to you or your chosen recipient.

All profits from the sales of our goods go towards funding Oxfam's work around the world. We rely on your donations to sell online so please keep the cycle of goodness going!

Oxfam Books and Music Islington

Oxfam is the UK's largest second hand bookseller. This store sell a very wide variety of books and music across 2 floors. We specialise in literature, history and fine art books as well as offering fiction, academic, leisure, travel, religions and children's books.

We also offer a well curated selection of DVDS, CDs & vinyl and have a dedicated classical music section. All our stock is donated.

View Shop