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Press Collection (Library of Congress)

Overview
Works: 1,505 works in 1,555 publications in 1 language and 41,150 library holdings
Genres: History  Exhibition catalogs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bibliography‡vExhibition catalogs  Bibliography  Biography  Artists' books  Poetry  Sermons  Illustrations 
Classifications: N7433.3, 811.54
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Most widely held works by Press Collection (Library of Congress)
The century of artists' books by Johanna Drucker ( Book )
2 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
to their structure, form, and conceptualization. Topics include the discussion of the poetics of the book, the book as a metaphor, the conceptual space of the book, and books as narrative and non-narrative sequences. Each chapter uses these specific issues to examine the works of well-known book artists and publishers. The book provides a foundation for future work in the history and critical interpretation of artists' books, as well as offering a structure for teaching
Infanta by Erin Belieu ( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of "urban-chic" poems. In Rondeau at the Train Stop, which is set in Boston, she writes: "It bothers me: the genital smell of the bay / drifting toward me on the T stop, the train / circling the city like a dingy, year-round / Christmas display. The Puritans were right, / sin's / everywhere in Massachusetts."
A book of the book : some works & projections about the book & writing ( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
No longer innocent : book art in America, 1960-1980 by Betty Bright ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The cutting edge of reading : artists' books by Renée Riese Hubert ( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Joe Brainard : a retrospective by Constance Lewallen ( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Figuring the word : essays on books, writing, and visual poetics by Johanna Drucker ( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Collects diverse writings by Johanna Drucker previously published in literary or scholarly journals ... also includes an anecdotal checklist of Drucker's artist's books"--Back cover
Artists books : a critical survey of the literature by Stefan Klima ( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A secret location on the Lower East Side : adventures in writing, 1960-1980 : a sourcebook of information by Steven Clay ( Book )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on an acclaimed 1998 exhibition at The New York Public Library, A Secret Location on the Lower East Side: Adventures in Writing, 1960-1980 offers a glimpse into that Mimeo Revolution, focusing on the small press publishing scene in San Francisco and in downtown New York City
Arcana : musicians on music ( Book )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Delving into recent developments in avant-garde music, this anthology looks at the current generation of experimental players and composers
A border comedy by Lyn Hejinian ( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wise poison : poems by David Rivard ( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tree of song by Federico García Lorca ( Book )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rembrandt and the Book of Tobit by Julius S Held ( Book )
2 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When will the book be done? : Granary's books by Steven Clay ( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fair realism by Barbara Guest ( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Deaths duell : a sermon delivered before King Charles I in the beginning of Lent 1630/1 by John Donne ( Book )
2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The jolly beggars : a cantata by Robert Burns ( Book )
1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
I remember by Joe Brainard ( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le texte qui servit de modèle au "Je me souviens" de Perec constitue une croisière dans l'Amérique de Joe Brainard (mort en 1994) et une traversée dans la littérature de son pays
 
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