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Daily Bread

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2006
Perkolator Press

http://www.perkolatorpress.com/

The brief text is a poem about a grandmother and the bread she bakes.

"Letterpress printed from metal types and linoleum blocks on Nideggen mould made paper in the spring of 2006. Design, printing, artwork, and text by Amy Pirkle of Perkolator Press"--Colophon.

Printed on tan sheets sewn into brown endpapers which are glued to separate blue front and back boards lacking spine, so that the sewing and spine of the endpapers are exposed. Includes two folded leaves. Some fore-edges and bottom edges untrimmed. Illustrations printed in various colors. Front and back boards printed with a brown spiral pattern; title on front.

Title

Daily Bread

Creator

Publisher

Perkolator Press

Date

2006

Description

http://www.perkolatorpress.com/

The brief text is a poem about a grandmother and the bread she bakes.

"Letterpress printed from metal types and linoleum blocks on Nideggen mould made paper in the spring of 2006. Design, printing, artwork, and text by Amy Pirkle of Perkolator Press"--Colophon.

Printed on tan sheets sewn into brown endpapers which are glued to separate blue front and back boards lacking spine, so that the sewing and spine of the endpapers are exposed. Includes two folded leaves. Some fore-edges and bottom edges untrimmed. Illustrations printed in various colors. Front and back boards printed with a brown spiral pattern; title on front.

Rights

Courtesy of the artist

Source

Vanderbilt University Special Collections, Southern Civilization Collection

Files

http://libexh.library.vanderbilt.edu/impomeka/artists-books-df-brown/perkolator-dailybread-L.jpg

Citation

Pirkle, Amy, “Daily Bread,” Gallery, accessed October 16, 2021, https://gallery.library.vanderbilt.edu/items/show/1250.