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The Mysterious Desert of The Empty Quarter

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The Empty Quarter known in the Arabic-speaking world as the Ar-Rub Al-Khali, is located on the Arabian Peninsula and is one of the most arid regions on the planet. The...

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Writer and editor Bruno Doucey co-founded Editions Bruno Doucey in 2010, a publishing house dedicated to poetry. Doucey has written numerous nonfiction books, novels, collections of poems, anthologies and essays, including Le Livre des déserts: Itinéraires scientifiques, littéraires et spirituels (2006).

Ruben Alterio is an Argentinean artist known for his large-scale abstract paintings. His work spans a range of genres and forms of artistic expression.

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Page count

168 pages

Number of illustrations

over 80



Released on

May 2022


W 13 x L 17 x D 1 in

Cover materials

Hardcover with jacket




8.8 lb

Text by Bruno Doucey, artwork by Ruben Alterio

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