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  • Type is exactly "Artists' books--Alabama"

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An artist's book made by Amy Pirkle, combining a brief narrative by her grandfather with a sequence of identical photographic images of him in a flag book structure.

"All images are based on snapshots that my grandfather, Lee Pirkle, sent home to…

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An artist's book combining a brief poem about a birch tree in winter with illustrative pulp paintings. In double leaves. Cloth-covered boards with Japanese stab binding. Title on paper slip on cover.

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An artist's book in double leaves illustrated with linocut prints, some in color. Lengths of actual string are incorporated into two illustrations. Quarter bound in orange cloth on illustrated paper-covered boards; title on paper panel on spine.…

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Concrete poetry. Each poem is handwritten in Spanish and English; the shapes assumed by the text vary in some cases between the two language versions.

Includes two folded leaves forming a double-page fold-out at center.

In unattached paper…

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A single-instance (one of a kind) artist's book with no text. A French-door cover opens to reveal a two-layer collage representing the Mona LIsa surrounded by a frame of magnolia leaves and flies. The top layer of the collage is attached to the…

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http://www.perkolatorpress.com/

"Levertov's poem speaks of the power and mystery of poetry; Hughes' poem speaks to a power and mystery of life that is at once more personal and more general"--From Tramp & Vamp website (viewed June 17, 2014)…

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"A collaborative effort between poet, A.B. Gorham, and artist, Michelle Ray. It explores a bawdy street scene as viewed through a voyeuristic lens. The sculptural layers of letterpress 'ladies of the evening' echo the four…

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"This book is designed and letterpress printed by Steve Miller, deploying Janson Pro types and photopolymer printing plates. The text paper is Arches Text. Anna Embree attached her bookbinding eye to this project. The edition is limited to…
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