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Piute Creek / Gary Snyder.

Author/Creator:
Gary Snyder, 1930-, author.
Publication:
Santa Cruz : Peter and Donna Thomas, 2017
Format/Description:
Book
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 x 22 x 5 cm + 1 slipcase (30 x 35 cm)
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Subjects:
Artists' books -- California -- Santa Cruz -- Specimens.
Nature in art.
Nature in literature.
Form/Genre:
Artists' books.
Poetry.
Linocuts (prints)
Place of Publication:
United States California Santa Cruz.
Notes:
Includes a companion essay to Piute creek by Tom Killion.
The book is a scroll comprised of three unnumbered leaves hand-sewn together.
The book is issued in a blue canvas satchel used for a slip case.
One of thirty copies.
"This book was made by Peter and Donna Thomas. The text is copyright 1965 by Gary Snyder ... Donna cut the illustrations. Antique wood type and Centaur were handset and letterpress printed on Peter's handmade paper. The paper was stenciled using sprayed pulp. The binding was made using ponderosa pine harvested from Whitlocks, in Mariposa, California, not too far from Piute Creek."--Colophon.
Title on the front and the landscape print on the inside are hand-sewn on the cover.
The illustrations are linocuts.
Local notes:
RBC copy is number 12 of 30 copies.
Penn Chronology:
2017
Contributor:
Thomas, Donna (Donna Sue), artist, printer.
Thomas, Peter, 1954- book designer, papermaker, binder, printer.
Killion, Tom, contributor.
Peter & Donna Thomas (Firm), publisher.
OCLC:
1022944808