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The Resource Lost in Japan : a souvenir scrapbook, by Catherine Michaelis

Lost in Japan : a souvenir scrapbook, by Catherine Michaelis

Label
Lost in Japan : a souvenir scrapbook
Title
Lost in Japan
Title remainder
a souvenir scrapbook
Statement of responsibility
by Catherine Michaelis
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
ESR
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Lost in Japan : a souvenir scrapbook, by Catherine Michaelis
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Issued in a limited ed. of 86 copies
  • Artist's book containing reminiscences of the artist's visits to Japan, interspersed with vintage and modern Japanese papers, an origami crane which unfolds from the page, maps of Japan, leaves from a Japanese grammar book, and pockets holding the "Tokyo English directory", a dried gingko leaf, and a Japanese five-yen good luck coin
  • "In 1995 I took care of Alice, a dying woman who had lived in Japan in the 50's and early 60's. We shared many stories. This book features the now vintage papers (dyed, stencilled, and store wrap) saved by Alice from her time living there. Papers from my own collection are blended in along with pages from 'Japanese in 10 minutes a day' (from which I actually studied) and section[s] from maps."--Colophon
  • Sewn in signatures in a non-adhesive binding; cover made from blue and cream printed store wrapping paper
Dimensions
13 cm.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: signed by the artist. Purchase, Vamp & Tramp, 20205.
Other physical details
col. ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)46722852
  • ucoclc46722852
Label
Lost in Japan : a souvenir scrapbook, by Catherine Michaelis
Publication
Note
  • Issued in a limited ed. of 86 copies
  • Artist's book containing reminiscences of the artist's visits to Japan, interspersed with vintage and modern Japanese papers, an origami crane which unfolds from the page, maps of Japan, leaves from a Japanese grammar book, and pockets holding the "Tokyo English directory", a dried gingko leaf, and a Japanese five-yen good luck coin
  • "In 1995 I took care of Alice, a dying woman who had lived in Japan in the 50's and early 60's. We shared many stories. This book features the now vintage papers (dyed, stencilled, and store wrap) saved by Alice from her time living there. Papers from my own collection are blended in along with pages from 'Japanese in 10 minutes a day' (from which I actually studied) and section[s] from maps."--Colophon
  • Sewn in signatures in a non-adhesive binding; cover made from blue and cream printed store wrapping paper
Dimensions
13 cm.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: signed by the artist. Purchase, Vamp & Tramp, 20205.
Other physical details
col. ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)46722852
  • ucoclc46722852

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