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Precessional

Title
Precessional / poems by Eleanor Wilner ; lithographs by Enid Mark.
Author
Wilner, Eleanor.
Publication
Wallingford, Pa. : ELM Press, 1998.
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Publisher's description

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TextBy appointment only Spencer Coll. Amer. 1998 10-103Schwarzman Building - Print Collection Room 308

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Additional Authors
  • Mark, Enid.
  • Sheesley, Timothy P.
  • Schwable, Conrad.
  • Bixler, Michael.
  • Bixler, Winifred.
  • Keleher, Daniel.
  • Creighton, Sarah.
  • ELM Press. pbl
  • Corridor Press. pop
  • Wild Carrot Letterpress. prt
Description
[31] p. : col. ill.; 35 cm.
Subjects
Genre/Form
Artists' books – United States.
Note
  • "Forty-five numbered copies of this book, ten artist's proofs and six poet's copies numbered I-VI, were printed"--Colophon.
  • "The lithographs were hand pulled by Timothy P. Sheesley and Conrad Schwable at Corridor Press, Otego, New York. The type, Monotype Garamond, was cast at the Letterfoundry of Michael and Winifred Bixler, Skaneateles, New York, and printed by Daniel Keleher, Wild Carrot Letterpress, Hadley, Massachusetts. The paper is Arches Velin. Handbound by Sarah Creighton, Easthampton, Massachusetts.
  • Leaves glued together at fore-edges to form double leaves. Two poems on folded leaves.
  • Illustrations: 9 prints : lithograph, col. ; image 35 x 37 cm. Based on photographic images of water, wood, trees, grasses and stars; printed in shades of black, blue, ochre, purple and grays.
Binding (note)
  • Publisher's midnight blue Japanese cloth; title stamped in silver on irridescent blue paper labels. Endpapers contain additional lithographs depicting star fields.
Contents
What Narcissus gave the lake -- Attic light -- Distances -- Winter conception -- Nebraska hymn to Demeter -- The daughters of Midas -- A short poem about the cosmos -- Sidereal desire -- Moon gathering -- Precessional explained.
Call Number
Spencer Coll. Amer. 1998 10-103
LCCN
2001560746
OCLC
46882644
Author
Wilner, Eleanor.
Title
Precessional / poems by Eleanor Wilner ; lithographs by Enid Mark.
Imprint
Wallingford, Pa. : ELM Press, 1998.
Local Note
Spencer Coll. copy is no. 10; signed in pencil by the poet and the artist.
Binding
Publisher's midnight blue Japanese cloth; title stamped in silver on irridescent blue paper labels. Endpapers contain additional lithographs depicting star fields.
Local Note
Accompanied by prospectus ([1] leaf).
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Publisher's description
Place of Publication
United States Pennsylvania Wallingford.
Added Author
Mark, Enid. Lithographer
ELM Press. Publisher
Sheesley, Timothy P. Printer of plates
Schwable, Conrad. Printer of plates
Corridor Press. Printer of plates
Bixler, Michael. Compositor
Bixler, Winifred. Compositor
Keleher, Daniel. Printer
Wild Carrot Letterpress. Printer
Creighton, Sarah. Binder
Research Call Number
Spencer Coll. Amer. 1998 10-103
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