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The terrific days of summer / Ken Bolton ; [conceived & designed by Mike Hudson ; handset by Jadwiga Jarvis]
Bib ID 2002335
Format BookBook [text, volume]
Author
Bolton, Ken, 1949- author
 
Description Katoomba, NSW : Wayzgooze Press, 1998 
1 portfolio covered in printed cloth : colour illustrations ; 37 x 49 cm. + 1 folded sheet in a pocket in the front cover. 
Full contents
  • [Main volume] (26 unnumbered leaves ; colour illustrations ; text printed in blue and illustrated in color on one side of sheet folded accordion style, each leaf 33 x 47 cm.)
  • An introduction to Ken Bolton's poem The terrific days of summer / by George Alexander [Text printed in blue on one side of sheet folded accordion-style to form 12 unnumbered leaves, colour illustrations, each 21 x 23 cm.]
 
Notes

Contains 22 leaves of illustrated text printed on one folded sheet (12,090 x 33 cm., folded to 47 x 33 cm.), folded in concertina style.

"A Wayzgoose Press handmade book"

Accompanied by a separate introductory essay by George Alexander.

"This typographic interpretation of Ken Bolton's the terrific days of summer was conceived and designed by Mike Hudson and hand set in a wide range of sans serif types by Jadwiga Jarvis. The book is illustrated with relief printed collographs and monoprints and further illuminated by hand, making each copy in this edition unique."

"An edition of 35 signed and numbered copies of which numbers I-V are hors de commerce. of copies 1-30, numbers 1 and 2 are in designer bindings by Mike Hudson."

Subjects Private presses -- New South Wales -- Katoomba.  |  Artists' books -- Australia.  |  Illustrated books -- Australia -- 20th century -- Specimens.  |  Printing -- New South Wales -- Katoomba -- Specimens.  |  Private presses -- New South Wales -- Katoomba -- Specimens.  |  Australian poetry -- 20th century.  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Hudson, Mike, book artist  |  Jarvis, Jadwiga, book designer  |  Alexander, George, 1949- writer of introduction  |  Wayzgoose Press, issuing body

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