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The Century of Artists' Books
  • reference book
  • wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • sewn bound
  • black-and-white
  • 23.5 x 15 cm.
  • 377 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered
  • ISBN 1887123695

The Century of Artists' Books

[Second Edition]

Johanna Drucker

A study of the development of artists' books. Black-and-white photographs throughout. "A folded fan, a set of blocks, words embedded in lucite: artists' books are a singular form of imaginative expression. ... [details]

New York, NY : Granary Books, 2004
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When Will the Book Be Done? : Granary's Books
  • exhibition catalogue
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • sewn bound
  • black-and-white & color
  • 21.5 x 22 cm.
  • 193 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered
  • ISBN 1887123431

When Will the Book Be Done? : Granary's Books

Steven Clay, Charles Bernstein

"For over a decade, Granary Books has brought together bookmakers, writers and artists to explore visual / verbal relations and the spirit of independent publishing. With a foreword by Charles Bernstein and an introduction by publisher Steven Clay, When Will the Books Be Done? features complete lists and descriptions of nearly 100 artists' books, writer / artists collaborations and books of theory pertaining to books, writing and publishing. ... [details]

New York, NY : Granary Books, 2001
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  • critical theory
  • cloth boards with dust jacket
  • offset-printed
  • sewn bound
  • black-and-white & color
  • 27 x 17 cm.
  • 537 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered
  • ISBN 1887123296

A Book of the Book : Some Works and Projections About the Book and Writing

Jerome Rothenberg, Steven Clay

A Book of the Book: Some Works & Projections about the Book & Writing breaks down into four sections: "Pre-faces" includes work by Rothenberg, Steve McCaffery & bp Nichol, Keith A. Smith, Michael Davidson, Anne Waldman, Jacques Derrida, Edmond Jabés (translated by Rosmarie Waldrop), among others; "The Opening of the Field" includes work by Gertrude Stein, William Blake, Susan Howe, Maurice Blanchot, Marjorie Perloff, André Breton and Jerome McGann among others; "The Book is as Old as Fire & Water" includes work on Guruwari designs, novelty books, pattern poetry, celestial alphabets among others, while "The Book to Come" presents work by Tom Phillips, Johanna Drucker, Alison Knowles, Charles Bernstein, Jess (a complete re-issue of his 1960 work O!), Ian Hamilton Finlay, Barbara Fahrner and much more. ... [details]

New York, NY : Granary Books, 2000
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  • artists' book
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • sewn bound
  • black-and-white & color
  • 25.3 x 17.5 cm.
  • [unpaginated]
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered
  • ISBN 1887123350

Footnotes : Collage Journal 30 Years

Alison Knowles, Jerome Rothenberg

A meticulous collection of barefaced personal accounts and anecdotes by Alison Knowles, as compiled over a 30-year period. Illustrated by 93 color plates of collages combining Knowles' drawings with five-by-seven inch pages excerpted from her journals, as completed between the mid-1970s to the mid-1990s. ... [details]

New York, NY : Granary Books, 2000
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A Secret Location on the Lower East Side : Adventures in Writing, 1960 - 1980
  • reference book
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • sewn bound
  • black-and-white
  • 22.9 x 17.7 cm.
  • 342 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered
  • ISBN 1887123202

A Secret Location on the Lower East Side : Adventures in Writing, 1960 - 1980

Steven Clay, Rodney Phillips, Jerome Rothenberg

"A Secret Location on the Lower East Side, based on an acclaimed 1998 exhibition at The New York Public Library, documents a period of intense exploration and experimentation in American writing and literary publishing. ... [details]

New York / New York, NY / NY : The New York Public Library / Granary Books, 1998
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The Century of Artists' Books
  • reference book
  • cloth boards with dust jacket
  • offset-printed
  • sewn bound
  • black-and-white
  • 23.5 x 16 cm.
  • 377 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered
  • ISBN 1887123016

The Century of Artists' Books

[First Edition]

Johanna Drucker

A study of the development of artists' books. Black-and-white photographs throughout. "A folded fan, a set of blocks, words embedded in lucite: artists' books are a singular form of imaginative expression. ... [details]

New York, NY : Granary Books, 1995
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Something Else Press : An Exhibition September 5 - October 5, 1991
  • ephemera
  • wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • accordion
  • black-and-white
  • 30.7 x 11.5 cm.
  • [6] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Something Else Press : An Exhibition September 5 - October 5, 1991

Barbara Moore, Dick Higgins

Mailer published in conjunction with an exhibition at the Granary Books Gallery, New York, September 5 - October 5, 1991. Includes a checklist of works published by Something Else Press, The Great Bear Pamphlets and more. ... [details]

The Beautiful Book
  • artists' book
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • staple bound
  • tipped in image[s]
  • black-and-white
  • 22.1 x 19 cm.
  • [20] pp.
  • edition size 200
  • unsigned and numbered

The Beautiful Book

Jack Smith, Marian Zazeela, Ken Jacobs

Facsimile of book of photographs originally published in 1962. "The only autonomous collection of Jack Smith's photographs to appear during his lifetime, 'The Beautiful Book' comprises 19 hand-tipped black-and-white contact prints (2 1/4 x 2 1/4 inches), originally published in an edition of 200 copies. ... [details]

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