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Six prose pieces

Title
Six prose pieces / Robert Duncan.
Author
Duncan, Robert, 1919-1988.
Publication
[Mt. Horeb, Wis.] : The Perishable Press Ltd., 1966

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TextPermit needed Berg Coll Duncan S59 1966 cop 1Schwarzman Building - Berg Collection Room 320
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Additional Authors
  • Hamady, Walter Samuel Haatoum, 1940-2019.
  • Perishable Press Limited. pbl
Description
[16] double leaves : ill.; 24 cm.
Genre/Form
  • Limitation statements (Publishing).
  • Typefaces (Type evidence) – Goudy Old Style.
  • Authors' presentation inscriptions (Provenance).
  • Autographs (Provenance).
Note
  • "[T]his first printing ... is limited to seventy copies. [T]en copies are for the author and fifty for sale."--Colophon.
  • "[T]he printing has been done on the Washington at Robert Runser's private Rob Run Press near Rochester, Michigan. [T]he type throughout is Goudy Old Style & the paper is hand-made from linen and cotton rags by the printer, W.S. Hamady, from the perishable press limited [sic], whose work is known by the mark below: [printer's mark]--colophon.
  • Bound in light gray-green cloth over boards; Duncan's signature stamped in gold on front cover; top edge trimmed; light gray-green pages.
  • Fifteen copies are unsewn and unbound and housed in portfolio with slipcase. Cf. Bertholf, A21b.
Indexed In (note)
  • Bertholf
Provenance (note)
  • Berg Coll. copy 1 inscribed in pencil: "for Robert Wilson" with drawing by Duncan on t.p.
Call Number
Berg Coll Duncan S59 1966
OCLC
42948316
Author
Duncan, Robert, 1919-1988.
Title
Six prose pieces / Robert Duncan.
Imprint
[Mt. Horeb, Wis.] : The Perishable Press Ltd., 1966 ([Mt. Horeb, Wis.] : Walter Hamady).
Indexed In:
Bertholf, A21a.
Provenance
Berg Coll. copy 1 inscribed in pencil: "for Robert Wilson" with drawing by Duncan on t.p.
Local Note
Berg Coll. copy 2 is unsewn and unbound, housed in portfolio with Duncan's signature stamped in red and housed in slipcase.
Berg Coll. copy signed in ink by the poet on second leaf.
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Added Author
Hamady, Walter Samuel Haatoum, 1940-2019. Printer
Perishable Press Limited. Publisher
Duncan, Robert, 1919-1988. Inscriber. Signer
Research Call Number
Berg Coll Duncan S59 1966
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