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LX Commute: My Sentence

By: Ann Whipple

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Phoenix, AZ, D'Ambrosio: 1996

Seller ID: MM219-011

Condition: Used: Like New


LIMITED EDITION of 250 copies designed and typeset by Joseph D'Ambrosio (1934-2009) in 12-point Palatino. Small 8vo. 8 1/4 x 5 inches. [vi], 56, [4] pp. AC Transit Schedule for Line LX, Express Richmond - San Francisco mounted at the half-title, cityscape dingbats in the text; text clean, unmarked. Blue cloth with a specially designed 7-color illustration on the front cover, printed paper spine label; binding square and tight. INSCRIBED by Ann Whipple on the title page. SIGNED by the designer / illustrator, Joe D'Ambrosio, on the front cover. MM219-011. Fine. This book is a memoir, in poetry a... View more info

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Ruminations.

By: Kitty Maryatt, et al.

Price: $225.00

Publisher: Claremont, CA, Scripps College Press: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: OYUC52811-1

Condition: New


LIMITED EDITION of 103 copies, this is number 72. Folio. 14 1/2 x 11 1/4 inches. [36] pp The text of this book presents a thirteenth-century Rumi poem as interpreted by Coleman Barks, with responses from the students in the Typography and Book Arts Class, each page is illuminated with linoleum cuts in blue, red, and purple. Bound in Ginga Iridescent Orange book cloth, spine bound open so that the signatures and stitching are visible. SIGNED by Kitty Maryatt and the 12 Typography and Book Arts students. Fine. The text includes a poem by Coleman Barks, "An Understanding of the Question,... View more info

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Deluge.

By: Kitty Maryatt, et. al.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Claremont, CA:, Scripps College Press,: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: SCP111-001

Condition: Collectible: Like New


LIMITED EDITION of 103 copies, this is number 72. Oblong Folio. 11 7/16 x 17 5/16 inches. [44] pp. The text presented in various typefaces with color illustrations and the pages presented as if they are layered windows open on a computer desktop. Full dark red cloth over boards, three holes in the top cover reveal red, green and blue dots. Fine. The Typography class was asked to develop a list of one hundred significant problems in America, and subsequently organized them into seven categories. After extensive in-class discussion, they decided to select addiction to media for their advoc... View more info

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Island: Journal from Iceland, September 1995.

By: Mary Heebner (b. 1951).

Price: $1,800.00

Publisher: Santa Barbara, CA:, Simplemente Maria Press,: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: OU417-001

Condition: New


LIMITED EDITION of 60 copies, this is number 44, numbered and SIGNED by Mary Heebner, each illustration is hand-touched with watercolors. Folio. 13 1/2 x 10 3/4 inches. Title-page printed on hand-made Abaca paper with introduction, 12 original watercolor monotypes scanned to produce a suite of giclee prints on Somerset rag paper, each print inserted into a hand-made Abaca paper folio created by Rie Hachiyanagi, and letterpress printed from photo polymer plates by Lucy Brown in Galliard types, colophon also printed on an Abaca paper folio; text clean, unmarked. All housed in a chemise wrap d... View more info

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An ABECEDARIUM For The Makers of Artist's Books.

By: Nancy Trottier.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Deep River, Ontario:, Ducks in a Row Press: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: AK314-3

Condition: Collectible: Like New


LIMITED EDITION of 26 copies (plus 4 proof copies), this is copy number 19, printed in Caledonia and Bulmer types set at the Firefly Press in Boston by John Kristensen, Massachusetts and printed by Nancy Trottier in her studio in Cambridge, MA. Designed, printed, and hand-bound at Trottier Studios, Cambridge, Massachusetts. Handmade Artist's Book. 5 3/4 x 2 3/8 inches. Unpaginated. [59, 1 blank] pp. Asian-style rubber stamp on the title page, colophon with 2 asian-style rubber stamps, linoleum Ducks in a Row Press printer's mark, mounted "In My Soul I Am Free" calligraphy opposit... View more info

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Thomas McKnight's World: A Vision of Earthly Happiness.

By: Thomas McKnight.

Price: $1,000.00

Publisher: New York:, Abbeville Press,: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: STV-6b

ISBN: 0896597814

Condition: Collectible: Like New


SCARCE! LIMITED to 950 copies, this is number 681. This specially bound and signed edition of Thomas NcKnight's World is accompanied by the original serigraph suite, The Four Seasons. The individual pieces within the suite are titled Winter, Spring, Summer, and Fall. Each of The Four Seasons is 10 3/8 inches high and 11 1/2 inches wide, printed by Willco Fine Art, New York, on Coventry Rag Soft White Paper and signed and numbered by the artist. After the edition was completed, the screens were destroyed. Folio. 199 pp. Preface & Commentaries by Thomas McKnight, Introduction by Ronny Co... View more info