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The Resource Ba Suri : a-challi!

Ba Suri : a-challi!

Label
Ba Suri : a-challi!
Title
Ba Suri
Title remainder
a-challi!
Title variation
Ba Suri
Creator
Contributor
Artist
Author
Papermaker
Printer
Publisher
Translator
Typesetter
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is the second of a triology of works exploring the ancient cultures of Ethiopia, as encountered in their spiritual life today.
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Cataloging source
SNN
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Summary expansion
Ba Suri means "the Land where we live," that is, where the Suri people of East Africa live, along the border between Ethiopia and Sudan. A-challi! means "Peace," "Hello," or "Goodbye," and refers to all that is positive in this life in Ba Suri--Introduction, leaf [3]
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Label
Ba Suri : a-challi!
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Publication
Note
  • Half-title: Ba Suri
  • Colophon: "Ba Suri a-challi!! was printed in an edition of fifty-two, of which the first eight copies are given Roman numerals I-VIII and include additional material. The remainder are numbered 9-52/52. Peter Bogardus visited Suriland and made the photographs, rendering them as copper-plate photogravures at Khelcom New York. Zelalem Haile Michael is the interpreter; he also compiled, transcribed, and translated the voice recordings for the text, in addition to writing the Afterword. ... The Perpetua type was cast at the Letterfoundry of Michael Bixler. Additional hand setting of the type was accomplished by Rose Ku'uleialoha Wisotzky at Horton Tank Graphics. Arthur Larson printed the types on paper handmade by Twinrocker especially for this edition. Each copy is handbound."
  • Bound by Gray Parrot in printed photographs over brown goatskin boards; gold-stamped spine title "Ba Suri a-challi!!; light blue pastepaper endpapers, sprinkled with crystal sand; issued in beige linen-covered clam shell case with brown leather spine
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
37 x 41 cm in case 39 x 43 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Spec. Coll. copy is number 20 of a limited edition of 52 copies; signed, numbered, and dated Oct. 13, 2014 in pencil by the artist. In original photographic binding and beige linen clamshell case as issued. Purchase, Two Ponds Press, 2015.
Other physical details
illustrations (copperplate photogravures), portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)903215816
  • ucoclc903215816
Label
Ba Suri : a-challi!
Publication
Note
  • Half-title: Ba Suri
  • Colophon: "Ba Suri a-challi!! was printed in an edition of fifty-two, of which the first eight copies are given Roman numerals I-VIII and include additional material. The remainder are numbered 9-52/52. Peter Bogardus visited Suriland and made the photographs, rendering them as copper-plate photogravures at Khelcom New York. Zelalem Haile Michael is the interpreter; he also compiled, transcribed, and translated the voice recordings for the text, in addition to writing the Afterword. ... The Perpetua type was cast at the Letterfoundry of Michael Bixler. Additional hand setting of the type was accomplished by Rose Ku'uleialoha Wisotzky at Horton Tank Graphics. Arthur Larson printed the types on paper handmade by Twinrocker especially for this edition. Each copy is handbound."
  • Bound by Gray Parrot in printed photographs over brown goatskin boards; gold-stamped spine title "Ba Suri a-challi!!; light blue pastepaper endpapers, sprinkled with crystal sand; issued in beige linen-covered clam shell case with brown leather spine
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
37 x 41 cm in case 39 x 43 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Spec. Coll. copy is number 20 of a limited edition of 52 copies; signed, numbered, and dated Oct. 13, 2014 in pencil by the artist. In original photographic binding and beige linen clamshell case as issued. Purchase, Two Ponds Press, 2015.
Other physical details
illustrations (copperplate photogravures), portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)903215816
  • ucoclc903215816

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