Coverart for item
The Resource The intimate stranger, Breyten Breytenbach

The intimate stranger, Breyten Breytenbach

Label
The intimate stranger, Breyten Breytenbach
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "This edition is comprised of 100 numbered and signed copies with an additional 10 lettered hors commerce"--Colophon
  • "The type is handset Samson and Libra printed on dampened flax paper handmade especially for this book by Bridget O'Malley at Cave Paper. The horoscope, as well as the signs and symbols throughout, are drawn by Carolee Campbell and are printed from photopolymer plates. Additional symbols are applied by hand using pure earth pigments. The boards are covered in flax paper hand coated with a mixture of ochre pigment and fine volcanic pumice. An enclosure for the book, along with a chapbook containing a legend for the symbols, completes the edition. The design, presswork and binding are by Carolee Campbell at Ninja Press with the assistance of Karen Skove Chu in the bindery"--Colophon
  • Letterpress printed. Some leaves have corner cut off; some leaves have triangular cutouts. Breytenbach's signature on the p. facing the colophon. Each p. embellished with signs and symbols printed in multiple colors inspired by the text
  • Accompanied by booklet titled "Legend: The intimate stranger" containing "glossary of signs & symbols."
Accompanying material
1 booklet ([7] p. : col. ill.)
Dimensions
33 cm. +
Extent
[29] p.
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)76885129
  • ucoclc76885129
Label
The intimate stranger, Breyten Breytenbach
Publication
Note
  • "This edition is comprised of 100 numbered and signed copies with an additional 10 lettered hors commerce"--Colophon
  • "The type is handset Samson and Libra printed on dampened flax paper handmade especially for this book by Bridget O'Malley at Cave Paper. The horoscope, as well as the signs and symbols throughout, are drawn by Carolee Campbell and are printed from photopolymer plates. Additional symbols are applied by hand using pure earth pigments. The boards are covered in flax paper hand coated with a mixture of ochre pigment and fine volcanic pumice. An enclosure for the book, along with a chapbook containing a legend for the symbols, completes the edition. The design, presswork and binding are by Carolee Campbell at Ninja Press with the assistance of Karen Skove Chu in the bindery"--Colophon
  • Letterpress printed. Some leaves have corner cut off; some leaves have triangular cutouts. Breytenbach's signature on the p. facing the colophon. Each p. embellished with signs and symbols printed in multiple colors inspired by the text
  • Accompanied by booklet titled "Legend: The intimate stranger" containing "glossary of signs & symbols."
Accompanying material
1 booklet ([7] p. : col. ill.)
Dimensions
33 cm. +
Extent
[29] p.
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)76885129
  • ucoclc76885129

Library Locations

  • Charles E. Young Research LibraryBorrow it
    280 Charles E Young Dr N, Los Angeles, CA, 90095-1575, US
    34.0749691 -118.441466
  • Powell LibraryBorrow it
    120S Election Walk, Los Angeles, CA, 90095-1450, US
    34.0716126 -118.4421809
  • Science and Engineering LibraryBorrow it
    8270 Boelter Hall, Los Angeles, CA, 90095-9810, US
    34.068987 -118.442659
  • UCLA LibraryBorrow it
    Los Angeles, CA, US
  • UCLA Library Special CollectionsBorrow it
    A1713 Charles E. Young Research Library, Los Angeles, CA, 90095-1575, US
    34.0749691 -118.441466
Processing Feedback ...