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The sirens / Alan Loney
Bib ID 7863925
Format BookBook [text, volume]
Author
Loney, Alan, 1940- author
 
Description [Sherman Oaks, Calif.] : Ninja Press, 2011 
26 unnumbered pages ; 27 x 14 cm 
Notes

Poems.

New Zealand author, resident in Australia since 1998.

"The type is hand set Eve and Paramount printed on gampi torinoko, handmade by Maseo Seki on Shikoku Island in Kochi Prefecture, Japan. The decorative device repeated throughout the text is embellished by hand with gold and silver pigments, as is the titling. The text is sewn through the cloth spine with silk cord. The boards are covered in hanji, a handmade sheet from the Jang Ji Bang papermill in Gapyeong, Korea. Photographs by Carolee Campbell line both front and back boards. Design, presswork, embellishment, and binding are by Carolee Campbell at Ninja Press with the assistance of Karen Skove Chu in the bindery." —Colophon.

Edition of 80 copies, with an additional 8 lettered hors commerce.

National Library of Australia copy is no. 72/80, signed by the author, and accompanied by a prospectus.

Subjects Small press books.  |  Small press books.  |  California -- Imprints.  |  California.
Form/genre New Zealand poetry  |  Artists' books.  |  Artists' books.  |  Bibliography.  |  Typefaces (Type evidence)  |  Typefaces (Type evidence)
Other authors/contributors Campbell, Carolee, book designer  |  Ninja Press, publisher

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