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artists' books; movable books; letterpress printing; By Hand: Women & Books Exhibit 2021


[14] pages : color illustrations. "...made by The Blue Press and Bindery of Berkeley, CA. Cutouts, text, binding and letterpress work by Bonnie McLeskey. Printed on Canford Cover in Gill Sans; at Mills College in Oakland, CA. Flag structure by Hedi Kyle. First made 2/98. Reworked 6/99. No. 1 of 6."--Colophon. In binder with author note laid in ([1] page) "Life Signs began as a project for my bookbinding class with Julie Chen at Mills College in February 1998."--Note laid in binder. Accordion fold binding. Curated title for Fleet Library Special Collections exhibition By Hand: Women & Books Exhibit fall, 2021.

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Berkeley, Calif. : B. McLeskey, 1999


©Berkeley, Calif. : B. McLeskey, 1999

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folded books; flag books; letterpress printing; accordion books; paper


17 cm

Life Signs



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