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In Line Poems by Alan Tucker to eight collages by Morris Cox. With Introductions by Alan Tucker & Morris Cox.
The Stilt Press Stroud Gloucestershire 1988. First published in 1988; Distributed by: Bertram Rota Ltd. [-] London. Number 13 of 50 copies. - "Plates designed and photoprinted at The Gogmagog Private Press, [-] London. Text pages printed offset litho by Wheatley Printers Ltd., [-] for The Stilt Press (Private Press), [-] Stroud" [Colophon]: "Published in one edition only fifty copies signed and numbered [signed] Alan Tucker Morris Cox 13/50" Two volumes; 7 3/16 in. x 10 5/16 in., Poems: 22 + pp., including signed colophon page; Collages: eight collages printed in black on a thin, tan paper. Yellow-green cloth over flexible boards, with printed, paper title labels, with collage/calligraphic titles, on each front cover; design endpapers, half-titles, titlepages; in a sturdy, paste-board slipcase, with matching yellow-green cloth edges, black paper-covered sides with printed title label on one side. The black ink from the design paste-downs shows some light offsetting onto the facing design endpapers. The collages feature many natural forms of plants, insects, birds, fish, frogs, snakes, and other animals; mushrooms, pinecones, as well as lace, etc. Some of the poems relate to the collages, and this is carefully explained in the two introductions by Cox and Tucker. A scarce and unusual artist's book. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]
      [Bookseller: Peter Keisogloff Rare Books, Inc.]
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