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FIRST EDITION. Oblong 4to. 8 1/4 x 10 3/4 inches. 230, (2) pp. Illustrated throughout mostly in color, list of sources by chapter, index; text clean, unmarked. Red cloth, spine titled in gilt, dust-jacket; binding square and tight. Brand-New. Fine. This books documents 150 years of the book arts in California, it is a kaleidoscopic view of the printers, artists, and poets that where active in the state from the late nineteenth century to the twenty-first century. Alastair Johnston was the editor of The Ampersand, a book arts quarterly, from 1986 to 2004. He has written extensively about small presses, printers, poets, and artists and interviewed many key figures in the field. His knowledge of the book arts, along with a passion for history, uniquely qualifies him to write about the art of the book in California.
Title: Dreaming on the Edge: Poets & Book Artists in California.
Categories: Artist's Book,
Edition: First Edition
Publisher: New Castle, DE:, Oak Knoll Press,: 2016
Book Condition: New
Jacket Condition: Like New
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: PI1016-001
Keywords: Alastair M. Johnston, Dreaming on the Edge Poets & Book Artists in California,