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N.P. (but Leonia, NJ): (Lois Morrison, 1999. stitched collage fabric book, plum cloth clamshell box, further protected by a brown cloth bag. Morrison, Lois. square small 4to. stitched collage fabric book, plum cloth clamshell box, further protected by a brown cloth bag. 10 leaves. Illustrations and design by Lois Morrison. The only one for sale of 2 copies. Signed by Lois Morrison. Various colored stitching and collage against a pale green see-through fabric. Text printed on thin strips of cloth and stitched on by hand. Binding technique of 4 strips of cloth tied to a brown wood spine with rounded ends. These strips contain the text and to continue to the edge of the pages. Wilfred Owen was one of Britains brilliant young World War I poets. He died in the last week of that war. The moving poetry of Wilfred Owen is well complemented by Morrisons sensitive handling of the illustrations which amplifies the reader/viewers emotional response to the work. Morrison has produced many of these interesting fabric artists' books during her career and is represented in museums around the world. Lafayette College stated that "Morrison, who lives and works in New Jersey, creates books that are imaginative, contemplative, whimsical, and often touching" when given an impressive collection of 15 of her works.
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