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For the hundredth time "Gaebboerjabb number (5)" five : "12 & 17 November 1980" : journal liftings

Title
For the hundredth time "Gaebboerjabb number (5)" five : "12 & 17 November 1980" : journal liftings / by Walter Hamady for Mother's Day.
Author
Hamady, Walter Samuel Haatoum, 1940-2019.
Publication
[Mt. Horeb, Wis.] : Perishable Press, 1981.

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TextRestricted use *KP (Perishable) 89-25Schwarzman Building - Rare Book Collection Room 328
TextPermit needed Schlosser 281Schwarzman Building - Print Collection Room 308

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Additional Authors
Hamady, Walter Samuel Haatoum, 1940-2019.
Description
[20] leaves (1 folded) : ill.; 18 cm.
Alternative Title
  • Gaebboerjabb number 5.
  • 12 & 17 November 1980.
  • Journal liftings.
  • Interminable gabberjabb.
  • Interminable gaggerblabb.
  • Gabberjabb number 5.
Note
  • 14700 (i.e. 200) copies printed; cf. colophon; prospectus.
  • Printed in black, blue, brown, pink, red, white, and blind on "nine different kinds of Shadwell hand & home-made paper" of various colors. Cf. prospectus.
  • "Sorta signed by the author"--T.p. verso; author's thumbprint appears underneath.
  • Added t.p. includes statement: "This is an extra title page for librarians to do their special graffito."
  • Text comprises 2 poems, "12 XI 80: Mary in hospital" and "17 XI 80: Mary home."
  • Place of publication appears on t.p. as "Minor Confluence, Wisconsin."
  • The hundredth publication of Hamady's Perishable Press, and the 5th book in his Interminable gabberjabb(s) (or gaggerblabb) series, "a series of playful books that perhaps parody the structure and parts of the book"--Hamady, W. Perishable, 61.
  • Leaves [10] and [11] joined with a printed seal; leaf [12] folded; leaf [18] is a double leaf; leaves [5] and [12] printed on both sides; leaves [1] and [20] blank; leaf [18] blank except for mounted pocket. Some leaves embossed, perforated, rubber-stamped, scored, or sewn.
  • Illustrations comprise 6 collage objects (including American flag) and 2 printed ill.; 2 are silhouette self-portraits of Hamady.
  • "Notes": booklet ([12] p. including covers ; 13 cm.) inserted in grommeted library pocket on leaf [18].
  • Binding, publisher's, of grayish tan double thick cardboard with exposed lateral bands of glued string and uncovered spine. "Every cover is collaged differently"--Hamady, W. Perishable.
Indexed In (note)
  • Hamady, W. Perishable
Call Number
*KP (Perishable) 89-25
LCCN
82462238
OCLC
  • 8495451
  • NYPG89-B20931
Author
Hamady, Walter Samuel Haatoum, 1940-2019.
Title
For the hundredth time "Gaebboerjabb number (5)" five : "12 & 17 November 1980" : journal liftings / by Walter Hamady for Mother's Day.
Imprint
[Mt. Horeb, Wis.] : Perishable Press, 1981.
Local Note
Rare Book Room copy is no. 14504 (i.e. 4). Voter registration certificate with author's signature mounted on front cover.
Schlosser Coll. copy is no. 14517 (i.e. 17). Feldschlösschen Hopfenperle beer label mounted on front cover. Prospectus ([1] folded leaf) laid in.
Indexed In:
Hamady, W. Perishable, 100
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Local Subject
Paper, Handmade -- Wisconsin -- Mount Horeb -- Specimens.
Added Author
Hamady, Walter Samuel Haatoum, 1940-2019. Interminable gabberjabbs.
Added Title
Gaebboerjabb number 5.
12 & 17 November 1980.
Journal liftings.
Interminable gabberjabb.
Interminable gaggerblabb.
Gabberjabb number 5.
Research Call Number
*KP (Perishable) 89-25
Schlosser 281
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