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    • Forest fern.

    • Artists' books--Specimens
    • This bright green fern lived deep in the Northwest forest. The image is a hand pulled serigraph printed on archival by Jill Timm. This unusual structure, a flag" book, was invented by Hedi Kyle. The cover paper is Mulberry, and the inside paper is...
    • The education of an artist.

    • Artists' books--Specimens
    • Title from artist. / Edition limited to 20 copies. / Accordion style book with inserts and some folded pages, hand-sewn spine, housed in a flip-top box (19 x 14 x 4 cm.). / The drawings in the book were done on a litho stone, incorporating faces,...
    • ABC of bugs and plants in a northern garden.

    • Insect-plant relationships; Garden pests--North America--Pictorial works; Insects--North America--Pictorial works; Alphabet books--Vermont; Artists' books--Specimens; Lettering; Alphabet books
    • "A collaboration between Vermonters Claire Van Vliet, proprietor of Janus Press, and Judy Fairclough Sgantas, an artist and gardener. This work is a double alphabet book, with classical Roman letter forms entwined with plant life and insects. For...
    • Leonardo dreams of his flying machine.

    • Artists' books--Specimens; Miniature books--Specimens; Miniature books
    • "This book was inspired by the a cappella work of the same name, and devised, printed, illustrated and bound by Jan Kellett in a limited edition of twenty ..."--Colophon. / "Libretto text � Charles Anthony Silvestri, with Italian fragments from 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...
    • 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...
    • Atropa mandragora.

    • Mandrakes; Artists' books--Specimens
    • Edition of 5 copies. / Pages are etched, painted and fired glass. The pages are glue chip glass, the covers stained glass. Each page is hand-painted so there is some variation in the edition. / Accompanying pamphlet details mandrake legends and...
    • 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...
    • 4 and 20.

    • Artists' books--Specimens; Pop-up books--Specimens; Nursery rhymes in art
    • Title from 23 Sandy Gallery website, viewed Feb. 25, 2014. / Cover illustrated with blackbird cut-outs. / "Pop-up-[book]- ink, markers, colour pencil, acetate, paper, solid core matt board. 2 pages. 12 x 18 inches open"--23 Sandy Gallery website. /...
    • A ritual to read to each other.

    • Peace in art; Artists' books--Specimens
    • Artist's book by Susan Lowdermilk. / Includes the text of William Stafford's poem A ritual to read to each other on inside cover flap. / Limited ed. of 25 signed and numbered copies. / "This book was created in reaction against the US/Iraq and...
    • American breeding standards.

    • Artists' books--Specimens; Body image in art; Beauty, Personal, in art; Surgery, Plastic, in art; Feminism in art; Beauty culture--United States; Breeding; Artists' books; Beauty culture; Beauty, Pers
    • Limited edition of 60 copies, signed and numbered by the artist. / "American Breeding Standards is letterpress printed on Zerkall Book from handset metal types and photopolymer plates. The binding structure is an exposed spine sewn on tapes and...
    • The pop-up hand shadow book.

    • Animals in art; Cut-out craft; Shadow puppets; Pop-up books; Artists' books--Specimens
    • "Poems by Nora Robertson"--Colophon. / Limited ed. of 50 copies, signed by the artist and poet. / "First designed at a workshop at the Penland School in the summer of 1996 and was editioned in Portland, Oregon during the summer of 2012"--Colophon.
    • Meter.

    • Assimilation (Sociology)--United States; Immigrants--Cultural assimilation; Students, Foreign--Books and reading; Body image in art; Artists' books--Specimens
    • "Images and text were printed using Epson Stylus Pro 9800 on Somerset Velvet fine art paper, then laser cut and bound in single page Coptic binding structure with plastic covers at Columbia College Chicago's Center for Book and Paper Arts 2011. The...
    • Ephemera: poems.

    • Artists' books--Specimens
    • The fortuitous pairing of Robert Pinsky (Poet Laureate 1997-2000) and book artist Karen Kunc evolved upon invitation from Longwood University, Virginia. The text of Cochin 11 point, and the line drawings from photopolymer plates are printed...
    • Star poems.

    • Stars--Quotations, maxims, etc; Stars--Poetry; Stars in art; Artists' books--Specimens
    • Title from p. [4] of cover. / Limited ed. of 30, issued in matching case. / Pigment inkjet prints - triangle-shaped pages. / "Cover quote, George Gordon, Lord Byron, poet, 1788-1824 - Milky Way photo courtesy of NASA--JPL -mythological...
    • Elemental.

    • Artists' books--Specimens; Christian art and symbolism--Portugal; Christian art and symbolism--France; Christian art and symbolism--Italy; American students--Travel--Europe, Western; Space (Art); Arti
    • Total of 20 copies created. / "This book was printed digitally in the home of Shelby Lattis during the spring, summer, and fall months of 2005 on 250 gms Stonehenge cream paper. The fonts used are Copperplate, Baskerville Semibold, and American...
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • 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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