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  • Description: handmade
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    • 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.
    • On campus at Oneida.

    • Oneida Baptist Institute; Students; Boys; Group portraits; Play (recreation)
    • Thirteen boys pose for a group photograph on a hill. Two hold shinney sticks. Shinney was played like hockey but used handmade sticks and a tin can or rock.
    • Qur'an fragment.

    • Koran manuscripts; Manuscripts, Afghani
    • The Qur'an or Holy Koran is the key religious text for Islam. Followers of Islam find the Qur'an to be the literal word of God, revealed through the prophet Muhammad and containing all things necessary for a righteous life. This illuminated leaf of...
    • The poetics (of torture).

    • Torture; Artists' books--Specimens
    • The Poetics (of Torture) was produced in the spring 2011, with typographical assistance from Kathy McMillan. The form of the book was inspired by hand-printed fans in the collection of master printer Kathy Caraccio. This book was produced in an...
    • Margaret M. Bridwell Art Library Artists' Books Index

    • Artists' books--Specimens
    • The Margaret M. Bridwell Art Library Artists’ Books Index is a guide to the collection of handmade and fine press books in the Art Library’s Rare Book Room. The primary use of the index is to reveal materials, techniques, construction, and other...
    • 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...
    • Hafiz, 14th cent. Divan, fragment.

    • Persian poetry
    • Persian poetry, written in calligraphy on handmade paper. This original fourteenth century leaf is from a calligraphic manuscript of the Divan of Hafiz, the collected poems of the poet also known as Muhammed Shamsuddin Hafiz or Shamsoddin Mohammad...
    • Khamsah of Nizami, fragment.

    • Khamsah--Illustrations; Illumination of books and manuscripts, Iranian
    • Persian poetry, written in calligraphy on handmade paper. One of Persia's most famous poets, the twelfth century Nizam-uddin Abu Mahommed Ilyas bin Yusuf lived most of his life in Ganja, in what now is Azerbaijan. Nizami is best remembered for his...
    • Qur'an Commentary fragment.

    • Koran--Commentaries
    • Original sixteenth century leaf from a commentary or writings about the text of the Qur'an written on handmade paper. Followers of Islam find the Qur'an to be the literal word of God, revealed through the prophet Muhammad and containing all things...
    • Rainbow book.

    • Artists' books--Specimens
    • One-of-a-kind. / Ultra leather and hand-marbled paper, handmade paper. / Coptic stitch, laguna binding. / Issued in a case.
    • 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...
    • 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.
    • 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...
    • History in Persian, fragment.

    • Persian language
    • Leaf from a nineteenth century Persian language history book produced in India, most likely Jaipur, in AH 1284. The date, according to the Islamic calendar, is counted from 622 CE when the Prophet Muhammad made his Hijra or Hegira, moving from...
    • History in Persian, fragment.

    • Persian language
    • Leaf from a nineteenth century Persian language history book produced in India, most likely Jaipur, in AH 1284. The date, according to the Islamic calendar, is counted from 622 CE when the Prophet Muhammad made his Hijra or Hegira, moving from...
    • Time is {dollar}.

    • Time--Quotations, maxims, etc; Miniature books--Specimens; Artists' books--Specimens
    • Item consists of an open-top and open-bottom wooden box within a hardcover binding. / The box has 5 horizontal, rolling, wooden pins inserted through it, upon which are afixed 5 pieces of paper serving as pages. / The book was letterpress printed,...
    • Ethel Swain/Norton Ohio/U.S.A.

    • Swain, Ethel, 1892-1980
    • I am a nationally accredited flower show Judge and lecture on horticulture and conservation subjects and have taught flower arranging specializing in the Oriental style. Presently I am teaching Brazilian Embroidery and Needlepoint at my friend's...

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