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artists' books; honeycomb; beehives (apiaries)


6 leaves : illustrations. Author statement from inside front cover. Limited edition of 66 copies, signed and numbered by the artist. "Honey B Hive is a sweet B specimen, displaying a hive full of Bs from the collection of vintage wood and metal type at Springtide Press. The book is handset, letterpress printed and bound between velour foil-stamped covers, all inspired by one very painful, then itchy, sting between the toes."--Colophon. Book consists of six leaves interleaved so when the book covers are spread open a honeycomb is formed. Letter "B" type specimens printed on yellow paper. "(in several computer languages, including Unicode, B=66)."--colophon.

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Tacoma, Washington : Springtide Press, 2013.


©Tacoma, Washington : Springtide Press, 2013.

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letterpress printing; velours; paper


6 x 18 cm

Honey B Hive



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