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Catalogue of Available Artist's Books

Originally Compiled by Thomas Larque and Peter Verheyen

Please contact the press directly. Any requests for information sent to this site will be ignored. If you have a title / titles you would like to add, please use the form at the bottom of this page. Only titles received via the form will be added. Books are arranged alphabetically by title. If you are looking by works of a particular person or press use the "find / search" function of your browser.

26 Words - 12.5 x 14 x 4 cm and when extended fully it is almost 7 meters' long. An artist's alphabet book based on 26 random selected words from the dictionary; illustrationed lithographically printed from hand-drawn plates with letterpress text all on Rives BFK. Half the edition is printed on light gray, the other half on beige using red ink . The regular edition is bound in leather edged paper either painted by the artist or decorated by the binder (Peter Verheyen) and will include a slipcase. The deluxe edition will be bound on request by the binder in a wide variety of materials including exotic leathers and vellum. Bound 1998 and created for the GBW exhibition ABECEDARIUMS. The full text, images and bindings of the book are online along with an order form. <http://www.philobiblon.com/alphabet>

A Mealtime Blessing - third edition, 1998, limited to 50 copies. 11 1/4"H 8 1/2"W. 5 panels letterpress printed in three colors, with wooden covers, sewn in a palm leaf format, laid in custom made cedar box. Image by Jennifer Kennard. Based on a child's kindergarten blessing. Designed, printed and bound by Bonnie Thompson Norman. InkdArt@aol.com ...$65.00

A Shrine to the Ups and Downs of Everyday Life - 1995. 9" x 9" x 2". Xerox images on dyed Japanese papers, layered over foam core with Japanese screen hinges to form a series of images which can open, reverse and fold shut. One of a series of 10. Naughty Dog Press and Emily Martin. emilyjmartin@home.com ... $300.00

A World of Letters - by Gustaf Sobin. 1998. Letterpress, 16 pp., 9" H x 6 3/8" W. Five new poems, including "Transparent Itineraries: 1996." 250 numbered copies printed on Mohawk Superfine: $8.00. 26 lettered & signed copies on Rives lightweight: Sewn Canson wrappers. ISBN 0-9661505-1-1. Available from Small Press Distribution, 1341 Seventh Street, Berkeley, CA 94710, 800-869-7553, spd@igc.apc.org; or from the press: Charles Smith, Arcturus Editions, charssmith@aol.com ... $20.00

Abecedario Esferico - 1998, 5 cm. round. A wooden sphere covered in goat or calf skin which opens in two, displaying a 3cm square accordion Alphabet book, handprinted in 5 colors and 18 different typefaces. The two hemispheres snap back together after viewing through the force of magnets hidden inside. Edition of 18. Pamela Moore. 101654.1377@compuserve.com </gallery.htm#moore> ... $150.00

All Daddy - 1998, 11"H 8 1/2"W. Fatherhood and the weirdness and beauty of parenthood are the themes in this series of one of a kind hand bound books combining original drawings with collages and narratives. Each book is 24 pages or more. Joe Chiappetta. Silly Daddy Press. sillydaddy@wraithspace.com. <http://www.wraithspace.com/sillydaddy> ... $65.00

Alphabook 3 - 1986. 4 x 6 in.; 2 volumes die-cut from Curtis Granite Duplex cover; edition of 300. Letterforms defined by 3D positive and negative space. Scott McCarney. Visual Books. mccarney@netacc.net... $30.00

Autumn Sojourn - by Brenda Hillman. A cycle of 24 linked love poems, this book was Hillman's wedding gift to her husband, poet-laureate Robert Hass. 1994, 6"H 9"W, 36 pages, numbered edition of 300. Spectrum type letterpress printed from photopolymer plates in olive & terracotta inks on Hahnemuhle Ingres rose text paper & St. Armand olive covers. Endpapers embedded with Japanese maple leaves, St. Armand terracotta band, handsewn binding. Western Books Exhibition Award winner. Dale Going. Em Press. DaleGoing@aol.com ... $75.00

Baby Book - 1998, 9"H, 10"W, 42 pages, edition of 10, a serious, somewhat dark look at baby photographs and the prevalence in our visual cultural of cute images of babies, placed in the context of conception, gestation, delivery, and early infant care. The cover is a cast handmade paper "baby" in a slipcover of matching handmade paper. Fade resistant digital photo printing and handwritten texts on black Somerset paper. Styled parody of a baby photo album. This is a followup and companion to the The Wedding Portrait book. Darryl Baird. Lap Dog Press. darrylb@airmail.net <http://web2.airmail.net/darrylb> ... $275.00

Ballad of the Hangmen- By François Villon. 1998. 10x11x2.5" ,6 pages and shadow box, limited edition of 5. Poem of Villon in French and English (translation by Mick Stern) handwritten on raja straw paper with original papercuttings , shadow box of the hangmen papercutting, box binding with earth. The whole piece can be viewed as a vanity,reminding us our mortality and our dependence on fate. Béatrice Coron. beart@idt.net <http://hudson.idt.net/~beart/Booklist.html> ... $500.00

Bathtub Meditations - 1997, 2.5"H 4"W, 15 pages, signed and numbered. Laminated book with inspirational quotes and thoughts to ponder in the bath - 100% waterproof! Computer generated color prints. Spiral bound for waterproofing's sake. Gretchen Yancey. Glymmer Books. GYancey98@aol.com... $15.00

Blackjack, Bull Pine, Post-Oak Glade - 1997, 9 1/2 x 12 1/2, 95 pages, edition of 100, signed and numbered, 1/4 bound leather and blue book cloth, marbled end papers, poems by Cyd Adams, 35 wood engravings by Charles Jones. Printed on Frankfurt paper with Cloister Old Style. Charles Jones. Crazy Creek Press. f_jonescd@titan.sfasu.edu ... $210.00

Blue Ridge - Blue Ridge-1996 10" H 6 1/2 W, 12 pages, Accordian-fold, edition of 100, signed and numbered, Stories and poems by David Carl Quentin Vest, letterpress with color woodcuts by Charles Jones. Charles Jones. Crazy Creek Press. f_jonescd@titan.sfasu.edu ... $125.00

Bolts - 1998, 9"H 12"W, made to order. Handbound with big bolts. Covered in handmade black embossed paper; black sandpaper endpapers; leather tie. Bodypages are graphpaper with background bolt diagrams, divided into 3 sections by rugged black mesh. Masculine, yet amusing. Timothy Krause. timkra@juno.com <http://www.geocities.com/WestHollywood/4770/> ...$50.00

Book-Binding for Bibliophiles - with four articles on gold tooling by Fletcher Battershall (1902) Caber Press. tcl@teleport.com<http://www.teleport.com/~tcl> ... $8.95

Booke Of Secrets : Shewing Divers ways to make ink - by W. Philip (1596). Caber Press. tcl@teleport.com <http://www.teleport.com/~tcl> ... $4.95

Breath As - by Carol Snow. 25 short poems. Snow's previous book (out of print) won two national book awards. 1995. 4 1/2"H 7"W, signed & numbered edition of 100. Fournier type letterpress printed from photopolymer plates. St. Armand grey paper covers, St. Armand white & Yatsuo colored text papers & Kinwashi endpapers are handsewn with a Japanese stab binding. Dale Going. Em Press. DaleGoing@aol.com ... $55.00

Brewing Science: The Early Days - by Arnold James Cooley (1846) Caber Press. tcl@teleport.com <http://www.teleport.com/~tcl> ... $8.95

Broadside : the Big 3-oh - Letterpress, 3 colors, 1996. 15" x 11". Edition of 80. On the general subject of turning thirty. Includes amusing tale of fireplace falling through the floor. Indigo Som. indigos@sirius.com ... $16.00

Buzz Sawbuck- 1996, 8 1/2" x 5 1/2". Sixteen acetate pages make this a completely see-through book. Earrings, plastic worms, color screen prints, and other surprises are bound into the pages of this surreal experience. Joe Chiappetta. sillydaddy@wraithspace.com. <http://www.wraithspace.com/sillydaddy> ... $25.00

Calendar Journey - 1997, 5 3/4"H x 4 3/4"W, 16 pages, limited edition of 100, signed and numbered author's journey through the year offering a contemporary woman's view of traditional celebrations of the Celtic calendar. French fold pages sewn as single signature. Cover of banana leaf paper with tuck-in flap. Printed on Deskjet color printer. Handsewn binding. Susan Kapuscinski Gaylord. sgaylord@Seacoast.com ... $20.00

Childbirth Journey - 1992, 9 "H 6 1/4"W, 36 pages, limited edition of 100, signed and numbered Artist's emotional journey through pregnancy, Cesarean birth, and new motherhood. Abstract charcoal drawings are combined with imagery created on the photocopier from natural objects and a calligraphic text based on her journal writings. Printed on photocopier. Handsewn binding. Susan Kapuscinski Gaylord. sgaylord@Seacoast.com ... $25.00

Cetus,The Whale - an illustrated companion to Moby Dick, 1996 9"H 7.5"W, 34 pages, limited edition of 200 signed and numbered.1997 Rounce & Coffin Award winner for excellence in book design.12 engraved poertaits of the Pequod's crew, text by Melville, Shakespeare & Milton. Hand bound with a unique accordion binding, letterpress printed on Arches 88 paper, silk cover silver foil stamping, hand made endpapers. Broadside Available. Catherine Kanner. The Melville Press. penandink@earthlink.net <http://colophon.com/gallery/melville> ... $250.00 (optional Plexi-Case +$20.00)

Contradictions : Jack Kerouac, Lowell, The River - 1990, 5 5/8"H x 8 5/8"W, 20 pages, limited edition of 100, signed and numbered Quotations from the works of Jack Kerouac in calligraphy on tracing vellum combined with commentary on Kerouac and Lowell and photocopier manipulations of a photograph of Lowell's Pawtucket Falls. Cover of Fabriano black. Printed on photocopier. Handsewn Japanese binding. Susan Kapuscinski Gaylord. sgaylord@Seacoast.com... $35.00

Covered Bridges of Buck County, Pennsylvania - 1996. Miniature Book: 2" x 2 5/16". Printed letterpress by Don Rash, on Hahnemuhle Bugra. Bound by don Rash in muted barn-red Hahnemuhle Bugra, over boards.specially designed endpapers with repeat covered bridge pattern. Handwritten text.Very short history of covered bridges from the time of the first bridge in this country, built in nearby Philadelphia, followed by hand coloured illustrations of the 11 remaining bridges in Bucks County. Edition 100 plus 25 copies hors de commerce. Jane Conneen. The Little Farm Press. Lfarmpress@aol.com <http://members.aol.com/Lfarmpress> ... $200.00

Dard Hunter : A Miscellany - Two articles, originally published in 1915 entitled: Ancient Papermaking & The Lost Art of Making Books. Caber Press. tcl@teleport.com <http://www.teleport.com/~tcl> ... $8.95

Diagnosis and Therapy in Parchment and Miniature Restoration- by Otto Wächter (1981-82). Caber Press. tcl@teleport.com <http://www.teleport.com/~tcl> ... $8.95

Dixie Cups - 1995. Miniature Book: 2 1/4" x 2 1/8". Printed by gocco. bound in blue Hahnemuhle Ingres over boards. specially designed endpapers with repeat Dixie Cup pattern printed in the same blue. History of Dixie Cups from their beginning in 1907. Hand-written text followed by 15 ful-page hand-coloured illustrations. Text and illustrations by Jane Conneen. Edition 100, plus 25 copies hors de commerce. Jane Conneen. The Little Farm Press. Lfarmpress@aol.com <http://members.aol.com/lfarmpress> ... $125.00

Down For the Count - 1995. 9 1/2" x 6 1/4". 10 cut out hand pages, counting from 1 to 5 and back down interspersed with wave shaped pages. Rag paper and paste papers with a Coptic binding. Edition of 10. Naughty Dog Press and Emily Martin. emilyjmartin@home.com ... $150.00

Dreams - 1997 190mm x 290mm Concertina binding on a single sheet of handmade paper 1.9m x 290mm. Paper recycled archival board dyed yellow and turquoise plus gold leaf and dyed New Zealand flax paper. Poem written by Victor Daley (1858-1905) printed using MSPublisher on commercial paper. One copy only. Gail Stiffe. Hands on Paper Press. stiffe@bluep.com <http://www.Geocities.com/RainForest/Vines/6092/timeline.html> ... $A45.00.

Escoffier - Chef of Kings, King of Chefs - by Etienne Brouillet. Biography of the great chef. Box/cover with Japanese block printed paper and silver closure. NSEW accordion structure. 2 3/4 x 2 1/2", 34 pages. Edition of 55. Designed and Produced by Pat Baldwin. Pequeño Press. patbooks@primenet.com <http://www.primenet.com/~patbooks/pagetwo.html>... $85.00

Eyes Were Watching -1995. 8" x 10". A 20 page book of 26 etchings with 10 chine colle images with text. Limp bound in flax paper with braided cotton cords. Edition of 5. Naughty Dog Press and Emily Martin. emilyjmartin@home.com ... $500.00

Far Horizons - 1998. 7 x 7 in. x 12 pps.; folds flat to 21 x 28 in.; four-color offset edition 500. Panoramic images of the N.American continent are digitally collaged with pictures of the artist's 50 x 50 ft. urban garden using a traditional American quilt pattern (named Far Horizons) as a design template. Scott McCarney. Visual Books. mccarney@netacc.net ... $25.00

Fallen Down Neighbourhood - 1992. 9" x 9". A pop up, fall down book of 8 house shaped pages. Xerox on cover stock, silver stamped title. Limited quantities available. Naughty Dog Press and Emily Martin. emilyjmartin@home.com ... $20.00

Fascicles, Vol. 2 - A ribbon-tied bundle of broadsides. Poems by 15 experimental women writers. 1997. 5"H 7"W, 16 sheets, numbered edition of 195. Centaur & Castellar digital types & 15 illustrations letterpress printed in 8 colors on Rives de Lin. Dale Going. Em Press. DaleGoing@aol.com... $35.00

Feeding Pigeons - 1997, 11"x10"x1" A book of lithographs with a poem by Egil Dennerline. Feeding Pigeons is a collaborative project which is intended to experiment with the relationship between text and image. Ed. of 11. Thorsten Dennerline. thorsten@birdpress.com <http://www.philobiblon.com/guests/pigeons.htm>... $450.00

Footnotes - 1994. ed. of 5. Similarities between Chinese footbinding and American high heels are exhibited with color photocopies of silk screens, monoprints, and block prints. Side bound with original block print on cover. Jody Alexander. Jalex Books. Alexandj@pmc.edu ... $75.00

Fruity Jubilee - edited, designed and produced by Pat Baldwin. Removable dessert recipes in pocket-accordion structure with scratch-and-sniff illustrations. Popup on title page. In a shiny shopping bag. 2 3/4 x 2 3/8", 27 pages. Edition of 50. Pequeño Press. patbooks@primenet.com <http://www.primenet.com/~patbooks/pagetwo.html>... $75.00

Geehickety Squmplatt - by Jennifer Bross. Parody of TV pitchmen. Paper over boards with mirror-mylar inset on cover. Boxed. 2 1/2 x 2 1/4", 39 pages. Edition of 50. Designed and Produced by Pat Baldwin. Pequeño Press. patbooks@primenet.com <http://www.primenet.com/~patbooks/pagetwo.html>... $69.95.

Guns & Forceps - 1994, ed. of 100. The creative nature of women and the destructive nature of men is explored with images of antique guns and forceps. Black & white photocopies of block prints. Jody Alexander. Jalex Books. Alexandj@pmc.edu ... $15.00

He Likes You - Set of 3 origami-type fortune tellers (aka "cootie catchers") inspired by those made by generations of elementary-school girls. Humorously painful look at the complex interactions of boys & girls, racial isolation & nerdiness, mysteries & disappointments of heterosex. 6 shades of pink! Letterpress (3 colors) & photocopy, 1996. 5-1/8" x 5" packaged; open dimensions variable. Edition of 100. WSW. Created by Indigo Som indigos@sirius.com for WSW@ulster.net ... $65.00

Holy Privilege - 1995. ed. of 10. Women losing their selves in the face of their families is symbolized with antique irons rubbing away the fabric of one's life. Color photocopies of monoprints. Side bound with ribbon; embossed paper cover. Jody Alexander. Jalex Books. Alexandj@pmc.edu ... $45.00

House of Cards - 1992. 9" x 4" x 2". 52 4 x 6 inch cards, 26 different images, plus a title card and one joker, Xeroxed on card stock and backed with Japanese papers. The box is Japanese papers layered over foam core. Edition of 4. One left. Naughty Dog Press and Emily Martin. emilyjmartin@home.com ... $300.00

Howards & Hoovers: a sample book of Chinese American male names- Paint-sample fan book format. A humorously affectionate collection of 180 Chinese American male first names (and corresponding color samples) interspersed with prose vignettes about my experiences with Chinese American men and their names. Letterpress, watercolor & laserprint, 1994. 7" x 2" x 1-1/4". Edition of 9. Indigo Som. indigos@sirius.com ... $500.00

How the Rhinoceros Got His Skin - Rudyard Kipling. Letterpress printing by Judy Detrick; binding by Betty Storz. Quarter bound, leather/handmarbled paper, 2 3/4" x 2 1/8". Limited edition of 75 of which 20 remain. Betty Storz. Attic Press. storz@mcn.org ... $30.00

Index - 1994. 6 x 9 in x 56 pps.; offset edition perfect bound in gold foil stamped cordovan cover. Electronically composed bookwork drawn from the pages of a discarded 1960 edition of the Encyclopedia Americana. A unique juxtaposition of images and text determined by chiselling away the original book, scanning, and digital collage. Scott McCarney. Visual Books. mccarney@netacc.net... $15.00

Images and Reflections - 1991, 20 H X 16" W, Limited edition of 10, signed and numbered by the artist/author. Seven monotype images, text screen printed, all on BFK Rives. Custom boxed sheets, each set with unique images. Reflections on life and art. One additional set bound in hard covers Japanese Noble style. Norman Sasowsky. norsky@udel.edu <http://seurat.art.udel.edu/Art/Faculty/norskyHP.HTM> ... Boxed Set - $450.00, Bound Set - $200.00

Images of Faith - The Churches of Kewaunee County. Abacus Books. abacusbks@aol.com ... $9.95

In One Ear - 1996. 8 1/2" x 5". A pop up accordion book of a story told in three versions. Computer printing, commercial papers. Naughty Dog Press and Emily Martin. emilyjmartin@home.com ... $20.00

In Praise of Walking - 1997, 5"H x 6 1/4"W, 12 pages, edition of 500, numbered. Letterpress printed, pamphlet stitched. A thoughtful poem by Thomas A. Clark (Nailsworth, Gloucester)printed in Bembo Roman on environment text, mi-teintes cover. Matching envelope for safekeeping or mailing. Tara T. Bryan. Walking Bird. tbryan@thezone.net ... US$10.00

It Isn't Always Funny - 1993. 2 1/2" x 2 1/4". An accordion bound book of images from the "It Isn't Always Funny" series. Xerox on Text. Wove rag paper. Naughty Dog Press and Emily Martin. emilyjmartin@home.com ... $8.00

It Isn't Always Funny - 1993. 8 1/2" x 4 1/2". A Japanese 4 hole bound book of images from the "It Isn't Always Funny" series. Xerox on Sakamoto Japanese paper. Naughty Dog Press and Emily Martin. emilyjmartin@home.com ... $15.00

Itinerario de Extasis - 1994, 34 x 25 x 9cm. Dos a Dos binding of Siruela's 1986 Spanish edition of the graphic work of the 17th cen. sage, Athanasius Kircher. One of a kind binding. Wooden boards with hand carved labirynths on outside covers bound in red calfskin. Pamela Moore. 101654.1377@compuserve. com </gallery.htm#moore> ... $2000.00

Just So Stories - by R. Kipling: How the Camel Got His Hump; How the Rhinoceros Got His Skin; Sing-song of Old Man Kangaroo. Attic Press, Letter press printed by Judy Detrick; quarter-bound, leather/hand-marbled paper, by Betty Storz. 4 of 10 numbered sets in slipcase left. Betty Storz. Attic Press. storz@mcn.org ... $125.00

Koko - by Gilbert & Sullivan. Lyric from The Mikado. Japanese binding with Japanese block printed paper and silk sewing. 2 3/8 x 2 15/16", 34 pages. Popup in front endpaper. Edition of 65. Designed and Produced by Pat Baldwin. Pequeño Press. patbooks@primenet.com <http://www.primenet.com/~patbooks/pagetwo.html>... $70.00

Lady Azurite - by David H. Garske. The life story of a piece of Azurite. Cloth over boards. 2 3/4 x 2 15/16", 56 pages. Real mineral sample enclosed within the windowed pages. Edition of 85. Designed and Produced by Pat Baldwin. Pequeño Press. patbooks@primenet.com <http://www.primenet.com/~patbooks/pagetwo.html>... $85.00

Landbook Four, Midwestern Winter - Edition of 250, Paperworks (Minneapolis) 1990. 4x6" closed, 32x6" open The fourth in a series of books interweaving regional landscapes and relationship, Midwestern Winter is a doubled sided book with and extended landscape on one side and dual texts (a book within a book) on the reverse. Barbara Harman. artsurvive@aol.com... $50.00

Leather : Preparation and tanning by traditional methods - Lotta Rahme & Dag Hartman (chemistry sections). Published as Skinn, in Sweden, 1991. Now translated into English Caber Press. tcl@teleport.com <http://www.teleport.com/~tcl> ... $24.95

Lee's Priceless Formulas - by Dr. N.T.Oliver. Ancient formulas for everything from "Arabian Horse Secret" to "Prevent Falling Hair". Japanese paper over boards. Multiple fold structure. 2 3/4 x 2 1/2", 30 pages. Edition of 50. Designed and Produced by Pat Baldwin. Pequeño Press. patbooks@primenet.com <http://www.primenet.com/~patbooks/pagetwo.html>... $70.

Lessons from Green Gulch - 1992, 4 3/4"W x 4 3/8"H, 32 pages, limited edition of 100, signed and numbered. A rtist's recollections of her creative growth and experience with Zen teaching and meditation during a retreat-workshop with artist Jenny Groat at Green Gulch Zen Center in California. Accordion of Bagasse paper unfolds to reveal four sections with calligraphy, type, and imagery from photographs on Basingwerk heavy. Printed on photocopier. Handsewn binding with twig. Susan Kapuscinski Gaylord. sgaylord@Seacoast.com ... $40.00

Let the Games Begin - by Linda Geenan. Pithy observations of the poker world by a professional Las Vegas dealer. 2 1/2 X 2 7/8 inches, 131 pages. Poker chip on front cover, facsimile of $1000 bill on back cover. Felt covered boards,handmade paper endpapers. This is a signed and numbered edition of 50. Designed and Produced by Pat Baldwin. Pequeño Press. patbooks@primenet.com <http://www.primenet.com/~patbooks/pagetwo.html>... $80.

Little Airhead /Lille Fedtore - 1997, 15"x20"x1" A portfolio of eight lithographs and a short story by the Danish writer, Naja Marie Aidt. The text is printed in Danish, its original language, together with an English translation by Anne Mette Lundtofte. The text was printed at Wild Carrot Letterpress using type from the Letterfoundry of Michael and Winifred Bixler. Ed. of 20 each with a polyester resin ear on the cover. Thorsten Dennerline. thorsten@birdpress.com <http://www.philobiblon.com/guests/airhead.htm>... $950.00

Making Ale - instructions from 1838. Caber Press. tcl@teleport.com <http://www.teleport.com/~tcl> ... $2.95

Making Wine - instructions from 1596. Caber Press. tcl@teleport.com <http://www.teleport.com/~tcl> ... $2.95

Manuscript Inks: ... Materials and modes of production - by Jack C. Thompson Caber Press. tcl@teleport.com <http://www.teleport.com/~tcl> ... $8.95

Memories of My Father - 1997, 15"H x 11"W; edition of 25. An artist's book of visual memories of my father, who immigrated from India to the U.S., where he spent the last 30 years of his life. The memories combine both cultures, and show his warmth, his attachment to his family, and his strength. Handmade paper, woodcuts and screenprints. Shireen Holman. tholman@clark.net <http://www.clark.net/pub/tholman/shireen/index.htm> ... $500.00

Memory Loss - 1988. 2-1/2 x 22 in. x 40 pps; four colors offset on Superfine Cover; accordion folded with black embossed board covers; edition of 500; Texts drawn from clinical documents and personal correspondence interact with a rich network of imagery thematically related to the trauma of severe head injury. Scott McCarney. Visual Books. mccarney@netacc.net ... $75.00

Metaporphosis 1 - 1996 175mm x 210mm case binding, pages handmade cotton paper with tipped in lino prints of life cycle of a butterfly printed on very fine New Zealand flax with fishbone fern paper. One copy only. Gail Stiffe. Hands on Paper Press. stiffe@bluep.com ... $A40.00

Metaporphosis 2 - 1996 Shaped book, single section binding. Pages semi circles recycled junk mail with black fibre inclusions and lino prints of life cycle of a butterfly. Cover scalloped semicircle with gold leaf and feather inclusions. One only. Approximate size 180mm x 180mm. Gail Stiffe. Hands on Paper Press. stiffe@bluep.com ... $A25.00

Mexico Remembered - by Richard Magruder. Recollections of the good old days in Mexico. Fabric over boards. 2 1/2 x 2 3/4", 40 pages. Accordion structure with multiple foldout pages. Edition of 60. Designed and Produced by Pat Baldwin. Pequeño Press. patbooks@primenet.com <http://www.primenet.com/~patbooks/pagetwo.html>... $80.00

Microscopic Examination of the Faijûm Papers - by Julius Wiesner (1887). Caber Press. tcl@teleport.com <http://www.teleport.com/~tcl> ... $8.95

Minever Cheevy - by E.A. Robinson. Miniver dreams of medieval glory. Cloth over boards, triple star book structure. 2 3/4 x 2 15/16". Silver closure.Ed of 55. Designed and Produced by Pat Baldwin. Pequeño Press. patbooks@primenet.com <http://www.primenet.com/~patbooks/pagetwo.html> ... $70.

My Lil' Pocketbook -1997. ed. of 20. Pocket book with lipstick, mirror, comb and date book and a quote about vanity from Stendhal. Mixed media: gocco, copying, block printing.Jody Alexander. Jalex Books. Alexandj@pmc.edu ... $40.00

My Twelve Steps - 1997. 6" x 6" x 1". A pop up book printed letterpress on cream coloured Rives heavy weight paper. Case bound with flax and moriki paper over acid free binders board. Bamboo and cotton pull cord with bead stops for closing. Edition of 100. Naughty Dog Press and Emily Martin. emilyjmartin@home.com ... $75.00

No One to Call Home / Girl - A book of Chinese American female names. Vertical accordion book-in-a-box. The list of 170 names is accompanied by a story about relationships among three adolescent Chinese American girls. Letterpress, 4 colors, 1995. 2" x 2-7/8" x 2-5/16" closed; height up to 80" open. Edition of 37. Indigo Som. Bitchy Buddha Press. indigos@sirius.com ... $275.00

Obelisk or Planetary Clock - 1994, 54 x 54 x 14cm. One of a kind sculptural book object. 3-D interpretation of a drawing by Athanasius Kircher of a planetary clock. Seven calfskin covered 'planets' in an obelisk shaped 'book case' of board leather and copper. Pamela Moore. 101654.1377@compuserve.com </gallery.htm#moore> ... $2500.00

Paths of Fate - 1996. 4" x 4". A colour Xerox printed version of a child's "fortune teller" containing advice and instructions for use. Presented in a protective folder. Naughty Dog Press and Emily Martin. emilyjmartin@home.com ... $6.00

Postcards - 1994. 4 1/2" x 6 3/8". 4 colour offset printed images from the "It Isn't Always Funny" series. Naughty Dog Press and Emily Martin. emilyjmartin@home.com ... $1.00 each.

Pygmalion - The Artist's Story - 1992, 15 H X 11" W, Limited edition of 30 (planned), signed and numbered by the artist/author. Five monotype variations on five images, text printed letterpress, all on BFK Rives. Hard cover bound using a variation of Japanese Noble style. Actual edition two deluxe bindings, five cloth hard cover as above. Special orders taken for the remainder of the edition with soft covers (same style binding) plus laser copies of the monotype images as seen on my HomePage. Norman Sasowsky. norsky@udel.edu <http://seurat.art.udel.edu/Art/Faculty/norskyHP.HTM> ... Prince on request for Soft Cover edition. Deluxe - $250.00, Standard hard cover - $175.00

Queen Mab - by William Shakespeare. From Act 1 of Romeo & Juliet. Accordioned text is enclosed in a box which opens on all four sides revealing a silver Queen Mab in her hazelnut carriage drawn by a gnat. 2 1/4" cube, 25 pages. Ed of 60. Designed and Produced by Pat Baldwin. Pequeño Press. patbooks@primenet.com <http://www.primenet.com/~patbooks/pagetwo.html>... $85.00

Real Things People Said and I Didn't Know What to Say - 1997, 6"x7"x2" An accordian book of nine copper plate etchings printed on Richard Da Bas handmade paper. The text is printed using a typewriter. Ed of 9. Bound in leather by Peter Verheyen with a copper etching plate inlaid into the cover. Thorsten Dennerline. thorsten@birdpress.com <http://www.philobiblon.com/guests/people.htm>... $450.00

Rural Routes - A Photo Celebration of Kewaunee County. Over 200 photographs of Kewaunee County life - many of the photos depict Kewaunee County life 150 years ago with photographs from today. B/W. Abacus Books. abacusbks@aol.com ... $34.95

Sacred Harp - by Keith Willard. About the early American sacred folk singing called shaped-note singing. Open spine structure with 24" accordioned time-line foldout. 2 1/2 x 2 3/4", 43 pages. Edition of 55. Designed and Produced by Pat Baldwin. Pequeño Press. patbooks@primenet.com <http://www.primenet.com/~patbooks/pagetwo.html>... $75.00

Santas - 1997. Miniature Book: 1 3/4" x 2 1/4". An accordion book printed by Gocco, bound in a bright red Christmas print,over boards. Bright green slipcase with brightly painted carved wood Santa. 15 hand-painted illustrations by Jane Conneen. Edition 75 plus 25 extra copies hors de commerce. Jane Conneen. The Little Farm Press. Lfarmpress@aol.com <http://members.aol.com/lfarmpress> ... $100.00

She Pushes With Her Hands - by Dale Going. Poem about Kateri Tekakwitha, the 17th century Iroquois-Algonquin woman who is a step from Roman Catholic sainthood. 1992. 8"H x 8"W. Limited edition of 75. Handset Centaur & Arrhigi type letterpress printed on Okawara & Banana Skin text papers with Chiri Unryu endpapers, Otomi Indian Bark Paper cover & handbeaded spine. Best Letterpress Award at Seattle Bumbershoot Festival. Very few copies left. Dale Going. Em Press. DaleGoing@aol.com ... $55.00

Sheriffs of Kewaunee County - Abacus Books. abacusbks@aol.com ... $7.95

Sing-song of Old Man Kangaroo - from Rudyard Kipling's Just So Stories; Letterpress printing by Judy Detrick; binding by Betty Storz. Limited edition of 75 of which 40 remain. Quarter bound, leather/hand-marbled paper. 2 3/4" x 2 1/8". Betty Storz. Attic Press storz@mcn.org ... $40.00

So On and So On - 1995. 3" x 3" x 1". A do-si-do Coptic bound book of 16 images presenting a narrative in two opposing orders. Edition of 25. Limited number left. Naughty Dog Press and Emily Martin. emilyjmartin@home.com ... $50.00

Some Mountains - Edition of 418, a premier production of the Mid-Book Publishing Residency at Pyramid Atlantic, 1988. 6" pyramid closed, apx 6x18x18" open A sculptural, interactive book in the shape of a pyramid, enclosing four colorfully printed pages which, when unfolded, become mountains covered with clouds. Barbara Harman. artsurvive@aol.com ... $35.00

Song of Singing - by Leslie Nelson. This poem is a singer's impression of how it feels to burst into song. Polymer clay covers with music micro-chip inside front cover. Accordion structure. 2 3/4 x 2 1/4", 23 pages. Edition of 60. Designed and Produced by Pat Baldwin. Pequeño Press. patbooks@primenet.com <http://www.primenet.com/~patbooks/pagetwo.html>... $75.00

Staithes : The Story of a Yorkshire Fishing Village - 1991. Miniature Book: 2 3/8" x 2 1/8". Printed letterpress by the Bath Home News. Bound in light blue/grey Turner Grey over boards. specially designed endpapers with seagull and wave motif. Hand-written text. Eight full page hand-coloured illustrations and two double page illustrations. Written and Illustrated by Jane Conneen. Edition 125, includes 25 hors de commerce. Jane Conneen. The Little Farm Press. Lfarmpress@aol.com <http://members.aol.com/lfarmpress> ... $225.00

Stations - 1990, 4 1/4"H x 9"W, 20 pages, limited edition of 100, signed and numbered Artist's reflections on the deaths of her grandparents and mother. Text pages interspersed with acetate pages with calligraphy and imagery. Cover of Indian handmade paper. Printed on photocopier. Handsewn binding with twig. Susan Kapuscinski Gaylord. sgaylord@Seacoast.com ... $30.00

Strawberries - 1994. Miniature Book: 2 1/4" x 2 1/2".Printed by Gocco on Hahnemuhle Ingres. Bound in small strawberry-printed cloth, over boards. Text handwritten. History and folk lore of the strawberry with five full page hand-coloured illustrations and other small coloured decorations. Edition of 125 includes 25 hors de commerce. Jane Conneen. The Little Farm Press. Lfarmpress@aol.com <http://members.aol.com/lfarmpress> ... $125.00

Stream of Life - 1995, 13"H x 14.5" W; edition of 20. The text consists of 4 poems by Tom Galt. The book is in the shape of an Indian houseboat, and is partly a memorial to Tom, partly the development of the theme of the voyage of life, and partly the development of the theme of integrating the cultures of India and America. Handmade paper, pulp paintings, woodcuts, letterpress and photoengraving. Shireen Holman. tholman@clark.net <http://www.clark.net/pub/tholman/shireen/index.htm> ... $800.00

Student Guide to Book Conservation - by Gary Frost, 1998, 8" x 11", 94 pages, illustrated, Millennial Transfer Tape binding, painted Tyvek cover. Gary Frost. Dry Frio Bindery. dryfrio@swtexas.net... $17.00

Tale of Time - 1994, 20 x 15 x 15 cm. One of a kind artist's book. Copper cone shaped box with circular copper accordion book inside illustrating the phases of the moon on one side of the pages and the race between Achilles and the Tortoise on the other. Book elaborated for the 1994 exhibition Milliseconds to Millennia, The Art of Time, organized by Carol Barton. Pamela Moore. 101654.1377@compuserve.com </gallery.htm#moore> ... $1500.00

Tales Of Hou Yi - A Chinese Folk Story - Charming tale of General Hou Yi and an ugly witch. Scroll structure, 1 1/2" high, 27" long. Housed in a delicate Chinese plique-a-jour vase on a lacquered stand. Edition of 60. Designed and Produced by Pat Baldwin. Pequeño Press. patbooks@primenet.com <http://www.primenet.com/~patbooks/pagetwo.html>... $85.00

Task of the Artist - by Joseph Conrad. Essay about the responsibilities of an artist. 2 3/4 x 2 3/4", 26 pages. Twisted accordion structure. Ed of 55. Designed and Produced by Pat Baldwin. Pequeño Press. patbooks@primenet.com <http://www.primenet.com/~patbooks/pagetwo.html>... $75.00

The Aeronautics of Love - Deceptively simple, this book is a pair of paper airplanes printed with text about my neurotic struggle to comprehend modern aeronautics & long-distance relationships. Hangs above the viewer for a disorienting reading experience. Letterpress, 1 color, 1996. From 8-1/2" x 11" paper; dimensions variable. Edition of 30. Indigo Som. Bitchy Buddha Press. indigos@sirius.com ... $65.00

The Artist's Tools - 1997, 4"H x 3 1/8W", 5 pages, signed "the hands, the head, the eyes, the heart, the soul"- small unfolding book in matchbook cover of banana leaf paper, printed on Deskjet color printer. Susan Kapuscinski Gaylord. sgaylord@Seacoast.com ... $10.00

The Blessing Way - by Tony Hillerman. 1st edition, 1970. The book has been resewn and cased into a full tan calf binding, with copious snakeskin onlay, red lizard headbands, and a gilt titled, diamond-shaped red lizard label. It is housed in a custom slipcase edged in snakeskin and topped with a snakehead and crest. This is a one-off binding by Steven Hales. hales@bloomu.edu <http://www.bloomu.edu/departments/philosophy/pages/blessingway.html> ... $700.00

The Blood Flower - by Denise Newman. A poem in five parts. 1993, 10"H 5 1/2"W, signed & numbered edition of 150. Centaur and Bernhard Modern type letterpress printed from photopolymer plates on Lana Laid text paper with black Arches cover, red Unryu end papers, red Yatsuo title label, handsewn pamphlet binding. Dale Going. Em Press. DaleGoing@aol.com... $15.00

The Code - by Colonel Jacopo Gelli. The rules governing 19th century Italian dueling. Full leather with silver pistols recessed in cover. Popup illustration in front endpaper. 2 3/4 x 2 1/4", 36 pages. Edition of 50. Designed and Produced by Pat Baldwin. Pequeño Press. patbooks@primenet.com <http://www.primenet.com/~patbooks/pagetwo.html>... $85.00

The Earliest Water-Marks - by Friedrich Keinz (1904) Caber Press. tcl@teleport.com <http://www.teleport.com/~tcl> ... $4.95

The Eleusinian Mysteries Ms - 1992, 12 H X 9" W, 28 pages. With Fleda Brown Jackson (poetry), images, Norman Sasowsky. Limited edition of 31. Folio, with lithograph frontispiece, sheets of text and images, xerox and laser copies of images all on Mohawk Superfine. Signed and numbered by the author and artist. Norman Sasowsky. norsky@udel.edu <http://seurat.art.udel.edu/Art/Faculty/norskyHP.HTM>.....$75.00

The Haunted Man - 1998, 5-1/2" by 9", 112 pages, limited edition copy of Charles Dickens' short story (from the same collection as "A Christmas Carol"). Handbound and covered with cinnamon bark paper. Printed on photocopier. Timothy Krause. timkra@juno.com <http://www.geocities.com/WestHollywood/4770/> ... $20.00

The House Detective - 1995. 7" x 4 1/4" x 6". A series of 24 graduating house shapes with Xeroxes of intaglio prints on Japanese paper with cut up detective novels on foam core, accordion bound using Japanese screen hinges. Edition of 10. Naughty Dog Press and Emily Martin. emilyjmartin@home.com... $300.00

The House Detective, Abridged - 1995. 7" x 4 1/4" x 2". A series of 6 graduating house shapes with Xeroxes of intaglio prints on Japanese paper with cut up detective novels on foam core, accordion bound using Japanese screen hinges. Edition of 10. Naughty Dog Press and Emily Martin. emilyjmartin@home.com ... $100.00

The Language of Herbs II - 1991. Miniature Book: 1 3/4" x 1 5/8" Printed by Gocco on Hahnemuhle Ingres. Bound in Moss Green Hahnemuhle Ingres, over boards. Ten little hand-coloured line drawings with accompanying sentiments: Strawberries for Perfection, Violets for Faithfulness, etc. Edition 150. Jane Conneen. The Little Farm Press. Lfarmpress@aol.com <http://members.aol.com/lfarmpress> ... $75.00

The Language of Herbs III - 1994. Miniature Book: 1 3/4" x 1 5/8". Printed by Gocco on Hahnemuhle Ingres. Bound in Moss Green Hahnemuhle Ingres over boards. Ten hand coloured line drawings of herbs with accompanying sentiments: Forget-me-Not for True Love, Parsley for Festivity, etc. Edition: 125. Jane Conneen. Lfarmpress@aol.com <http://members.aol.com/lfarmpress> ... $85.00

The Neverending Story - 1992, 46 x 18 x 18cm. One of a kind sculptural binding of Michael Ende's novel. First edition, text printed in red and green ink. Book bound in two volumes with copper colored silk, housed in a Tower shaped box of white calf. Pamela Moore. 101654.1377@compuserve.com </gallery.htm#moore> ... $1200.00

The Oath - by Dr. C.R. Chao, Dr. L. Marks, Ms. Amy E. Coon. Medical ethics is touched upon in eight aspects. Full hand-dyed leather. Foldouts and a popup on the contents page. 2 3/4 x 2 1/2", 185 pages. Edition of 50. Designed and Produced by Pat Baldwin. Pequeño Press. patbooks@primenet.com <http://www.primenet.com/~patbooks/pagetwo.html>... $95.00

The Parmignano Trilogy - by Calvert L. Estill. Three separate full leather books. Charming stories of a little Italian village. Marbled endpapers. 2 1/4 x 2 1/2", 25 pages each book. Boxed. Edition of 65. Designed and Produced by Pat Baldwin. Pequeño Press. patbooks@primenet.com <http://www.primenet.com/~patbooks/pagetwo.html>... $190.00

The Perfect Martini - 1998. 7" x 5" x 5". A Japanese book cloth covered hinged box containing a martini glass with recipe in the lid, inner lining of dyed Japanese paper, glass olive closure. Naughty Dog Press and Emily Martin. emilyjmartin@home.com ... $150.00

The Retting of Hemp and Flax - by Paul W. Allen (1926) Caber Press. tcl@teleport.com <http://www.teleport.com/~tcl> ...$4.95

The Shakespeare Dilemma - by Colin Haynes. About the controversy over "who wrote Shakespeare." Accordion with hand sewn sections. Leather cover in copper slipcase. Edition of 100. Designed and Produced by Pat Baldwin. Pequeño Press. patbooks@primenet.com <http://www.primenet.com/~patbooks/pagetwo.html>... $85.00

The Vicious Circle Series - 1997. 11" x 4" x 4". A set of five stacking and rotating rings with circular texts printed letterpress on coverweight flax paper. Edition of 25. Limited number left. Naughty Dog Press and Emily Martin. emilyjmartin@home.com ... $75.00

The Wedding Portrait - 1997, 9"H 11"W, 86 pages, edition of 10, a critical and humorous look at wedding portrait photography. The book places the idea of photographs as documents in question. Ultrasuede cover with a picture window cutout. Perfect bound. Styled parody of a wedding album and many photographs, historical and contemporary. Darryl Baird. Lap Dog Press. darrylb@airmail.net <http://web2.airmail.net/darrylb> ...$200.00

Urushi : The Technology of Japanese Lacquer - by John J. Quin (1896) Caber Press.tcl@teleport.com <http://www.teleport.com/~tcl> ... $8.95

Victor Hammer and the Samson Uncial - 1995, 11"x17" broadside, numbered edition of 75. Has a brief text describing the history of Hammer's Samson Uncial with a specimen of the type and a line-art portrait of Hammer produced from a polymer plate. Handset in Samson Uncial and printed on a Vandercook SP15. Inaugural publication of Tierragracia press. Don Hosek. tierragracia@quixote.com ... $15.00

Violets - 1993. Miniature Book: 2 1/4" x 2 1/8". Printed by Gocco on Hahnemuhle Ingres. Bound in small violet print cloth, over boards. specially designed endpapers in a repeat violet design. Text handwritten. Short history of violets from Mythology to the present, followed by by 14 full page hand-coloured illustrations, and three smaller ones. Edition 100 plus 25 copies hors de commerce. Jane Conneen. The Little Farm Press. Lfarmpress@aol.com <http://members.aol.com/Lfarmpress> ... $115.00

Voices from Eastern Ports - 15"H x 11"W, 18 pages, casebound and boxed. Design and binding by Tara Bryan, text by Kevin major, 7 original colour drypoint prints by John Hartman: 6 bound w/text, 1 loose for framing. Edition of 20. Tara T. Bryan. Walking Bird. tbryan@thezone.net Pre-publication price ... CN$1600.00

Why Pear? - by Denise Newman. "why passion, why pear//Twice-born god" A poem in 10 parts. 1996. 5"H 3"W, signed & numbered edition of 250. Gill sans type and photograph by Troy Peters letterpress printed from photopolymer plates on Arches paper in colors of d'Anjou & Comice. Accordion structure, cover boards with handpainted pear & question mark on Japanese dyed paper, ribbon ties. Dale Going. Em Press. DaleGoing@aol.com... $25.00

Wildflowers of Wickham Park, Florida - 1996. Miniature Book: 2 1/4" x 2 1/8". Printed by Gocco. Bound in light green Hahnemuhle Bugra over boards. Text written by hand.Short description of habitat followed by 19 full page hand-coloured illustrations. written and illustrated by Jane Conneen. Edition: 100, plus 25 extra copies hors de commerce. Jane Conneen. The Little Farm Press. Lfarmpress@aol.com <http://members.aol.com/lfarmpress> ... $125.00

Wing - by Kathleen Fraser. Series of ten poems. 1995, 8 1/2"H 8 1/2 W, 16 pages, signed and numbered edition of 200. Illustrations by David Marshall. Centaur digital type letterpress printed in black & gray on white handmade text and cover papers from St. Armand with Echizen Unryu end papers. Dale Going. Em Press. DaleGoing@aol.com ... $75.00

? - by Charles Smith. 1997. 6" H x 4" W. Three page z-fold, with two-color linocut by Juliette Rys, poem by Charles Smith. Printed letterpress on Frankfurt & Ingres Antique. 41 handsewn copies - very few left. Charles Smith. Arcturus Editions. charssmith@aol.com ... $20.00

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