"Folio, clamshell box (320 x 235 x 80 mm) containing seven concertina folded broadsheets, each 1050 x 295 mm, with a short story by an Australian author verso and a reproduction of an etching by Pavlidis inspired by the text recto. The seven authors are Tony Birch, Susan Johnson, Anson Cameron, Jacinta Halloran, Stephen Cummings, Chrissie Keighery and Tom Petsinis. Limited to 20 copies of which 10 are for sale, the colophon affixed to the inside of the box signed by all participants. A signed print by Pavlidis accompanies the set. These seven notable contemporary Australian writers have created these seven stories specifically for publication in this limited edition set. A 56 page booklet of the stories intended as a reading copy accompanies the set."--website (viewed 24/9/12): http://douglasstewart.com.au/objects/seven-stories/
Booklet: ISBN 9780646584232 ; produced to accompany the exhibition of Seven stories at the Melbourne Writers Festival, 23 August-2 September 2012. Print run: 500 copies.
Library SR copy is no. 5/20 with an artist and author signed signed bookplate in the front of the box.
Also included in the box is an A3 colour reproduction of p. 23 from the Saturday Age, Life and style section, dated 25 August 2012 ; and a postcard advertising the set