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Ockers : a poem / by [Pi] O
Bib ID 4699310
Format BookBook [still image, sheet]
Author
Pi O, 1951- author
 
Description Katoomba, NSW : Wayzgoose Press, 1999 
1 portfolio : colour illustrations ; 51 x 35 x 3 cm. 
Full contents
  • Introduction and glossary
  • Ockers : a poem / by [Pi] O
  • Ockers : a prospectus.
 
Notes

"This typographic rendition of Ockers was conceived, designed and illustrated with linocuts by Mike Hudson and hand set by Jadwiga Jarvis in a wide range of predominantly sans serif types ... The book was printed letterpress on Magnani Incisioni 220 gsm using a Western proof press. Bound as a concertina, it is contained within a printed cloth covered portfolio together with an introduction and Glossary of Ockerisms. An edition of 40 signed and numbered copies of which numbers I-V are not for sale. Of copies 1-35 numbers 1-3 are in designer bindings by Mike Hudson"--Colophon.

On item "Pi" appears as the Greek symbol π.

National Library's SR copy is no. 5, signed by Mike Hudson, Jadwiga Jarvis and Pi O.

Subjects Concrete poetry.  |  Artists' books - Australia.  |  Printing - New South Wales - Katoomba - Specimens.  |  Private presses - New South Wales - Katoomba.  |  Australia - Social life and customs - Anecdotes.  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Hudson, Mike  |  Jarvis, Jadwiga  |  Wayzgoose Press
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Portfolio cover: Ockers

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