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letterpress printing, movable books, artists' books


1 volume, slipcase, 50 pages. Added title-page has subtitle: Pop-up icons. "Edition of 150 copies and a deluxe edition of 15 copies"--Colophon. Printed on both sides of a continuous strip with additional leaves attached, folded accordion style and laid loose in a box. The "idioms" appear on 1 side of the strip, the "pop-up icons" on the other. Julie Chen printed the book and designed the book structure and engineered the pop-ups. Letterpress printed from handset metal type; linoleum block prints.

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Berkeley : Flying Fish Press, 1990.


©O'Banion, Nance, Berkeley, CA: Flying Fish Press, 1990.

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letterpress printing; linoleum blocks; paper


31 cm

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