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    • The square.

    • Revolutions in art; Artists' books--Specimens; Fore-edge painting--Specimens
    • Tahrir Square in Cairo became the focal point and the most effective symbol of the protests in January and February 2011. For 18 days Egyptians repeated the slogan: The People Want to Bring down the Regime (al-sha'b yurid isqat al-nizam) until the...
    • Wild girls redux: an operator's manual.

    • Sexism; Sexism in art; Women in art; Artists' books--Specimens
    • Limited ed. of 100 copies, signed by the artist. / "Designed and letterpress printed from photopolymer plates ... Text adapted from the Missouri Department of Revenue Motorcycle Operator Manual. Typefaces are Blue Highway, French Cursive, and...
    • In the face of it: poems and woodcuts.

    • Death--Poetry; Artists' books--Specimens
    • Poems dedicated to Elizabeth Sanchez as a response to her death in 2005. / Printed in a limited ed. of 170 copies. / Title printed on the fold of every other page, alternating with poems and woodcuts, creating the title on the exposed page edges at...
    • Rock, paper, book.

    • Type and type-founding--Specimens; Graphic design (Typography); Artists' books--California; Artists' books--Specimens
    • "Fourteen students developed the ideas for this book on the subject of paper. The texts and images were printed on Rives Heavyweight using four Vandercook presses. Each section was wrapped with Rives BFK gray, on which meaningful pieces of their...
    • Tsunami.

    • Artists' books--Specimens; Tsunamis--In art
    • Title from box cover. / "Handmade paper & skewers."--Paper inserted in box. / "Curled pages of descending size suggest the force of a large wave. Piano hinge binding.--Publisher info. / Edition of 1.
    • A dog's tale.

    • Artists' books--Specimens; Dogs in art
    • One-of-a-kind. / Illustrated cover. / Artists' book created for ART 390 class, University of Louisville, spring 2008.
    • Boston globe, November 5, 2006.

    • Artists' books--Specimens
    • One-of-a-kind. / Issued in a box - title from label inside box. / "Laminated boards made from the advertisement section of one Sunday Boston globe surround the reconfigured text block. The text block is sewn on double reaised cords with handsewn...
    • Hand book.

    • Artists' books--Specimens; Hand in art
    • Title supplied by cataloger. / One of a kind artists' book, shaped like an open hand, with outline of hand on covers. Inside pages made of collages.
    • Green birchwood book.

    • Artists' books--Specimens
    • One-of-a-kind. / Title from artist's invoice. / "Etched and enameled copper, handmade & commercial paper, waxed linen thread- coptic bound."--Artist's invoice.
    • Small lace book.

    • Artists' books--Specimens.
    • One-of-a-kind. / Title from artist's invoice. / "Small lace book (made using old lace from Chateau du Pin in Angers, France, canvas, acrylic paint, gel medium and handmade paper. Medieval longstitch binding using waxed linen thread & button...
    • Ballot box.

    • Suffrage--United States; Voting--United States; Artists' books--Specimens; Suffrage
    • On cover the "O" in "box" has a red check mark through it. / "Designed and produced in a class taught by Bonnie Thompson Norman in collaboration with Dawn Hobson, Margaret Johnson, Ben Mehluish, and Caroline Williams"--Colophon. / "Letterpress...
    • Graffiti.

    • Artists' books--Specimens; Toy and movable books--Specimens
    • Poems. / Title page on 2 successive leaves. / Limited ed. of 64 copies. / LC has copy no. 16, signed in 1990 by the author and the artist. DLC / Source: Purchase, June 8, 1990.DLC / By Ben Belitt - designed and illustrated by Debra Weier.
    • Turn over darling.

    • Artists' books--Specimens; Embossing (Printing)--Specimens; Female nude in art; Embossing (Printing)
    • Cover title. / Embossed and debossed images of the female figure reveal themselves as the reader turns each page. Six drawings when folded and juxtaposed in sequence, make for eleven reclining female nude images which change position from front to...
    • Unbound.

    • School integration--Massive resistance movement--Virginia--History; African Americans--Civil rights--Virginia--History; African Americans--Education--Law and legislation--Virginia; Racism in art; Educ
    • Limited edition of 100 numbered copies. / "[L]etterpress-printed on handmade [cotton and abaca] paper in a single month, produced collaboratively by community members in Farmville and faculty and students at Longwood University"--Publisher's...
    • Wire act.

    • Miniature books--Specimens; Matchboxes--Specimens; Aerialists in art; Tightrope walking; Artists' books--Specimens
    • Limited ed. of 100. / Accordion-folded book on Mohawk fine paper within matchbox with applied paper wrapper and label. The illustrations were printed separately and mounted on the pages. Font is Auriol. / Offset printed. Accordion folded miniature...
    • Euthanasia in kit form.

    • Artists' books--Specimens; Euthanasia; Air--Pollution--Belgium--Charleroi
    • Issued on April 1, 2011. / Paper folder (15 x 11 cm.) containing a foam-padded compartment with a plastic window, through which is visible an enlarged colored map of Charleroi, Belgium, and a clear plastic tube. Printed on the item are instructions...
    • Expurgated.

    • Artists' books--Specimens; Words in art; Arts--Censorship; Human rights in art; Human rights in literature
    • Issued on January 9, 2013. / Paper opens up into the shape of a pyramid with words printed on slivers of paper inserted into a tea bag. Issued in resealable plastic bag. / " ... Universal Declaration of Human Rights printed with edible coloring, on...
    • Feathers.

    • Artists' books--Specimens
    • "The text of this book was printed on Copperplate in Albertus type using a LaserJet printer. The intaglio images were printed on Copperplate, using a single zinc plate for each image, with all colors printed simultaneously. The covers are of...
    • Interior landscape.

    • American poetry; Mothers in art ; Artists' books--Specimens
    • "Interior Landscape began as a response to Sylvia Plath's journal entries on the subjects of writing and motherhood. As an artist-mother myself, I have been looking at the inherent difficulties in this dual role, or, rather, in striving for...

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