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Small Press Distribution (Firm)

Overview
Works: 58 works in 60 publications in 3 languages and 2,048 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Interviews  History  Oral histories  Artists' books  Zines 
Roles: Correspondent
Classifications: PG7158.R63, 891.8517
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Most widely held works about Small Press Distribution (Firm)
 
Most widely held works by Small Press Distribution (Firm)
Faces of anxiety; poems by Tadeusz Różewicz( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Talking in tranquility : interviews with Ted Berrigan by Ted Berrigan( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shemuel by Rochelle Owens( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hanging quotes : talking book arts, poetry & typography by Alastair Johnston( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Conducted over the course of four decades ... a landmark oral history project comprised of nineteen interviews with pioneer book artists, typographers, and poets ... He discusses the transition from cast metal to digital type with the prime movers in the field: Matthew Carter, Sumner Stone, and Fred Smeijers; and he takes stock of the field of artists' books in wide-ranging conversations with Sandra Kirshenbaum and Joan and Nathan Lyons, while his groundbreaking interviews with Dave Haselwood, Holbrook Teter, Bob Hawley, Walter Hamady, and Graham Mackintosh shed new light on the history of the book in the 20th century"--Back cover blurb
The shape of waters by David Swanger( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Motion studies by Jena Osman( Book )

1 edition published in 2019 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains three essay-poems that begin as meditations on 19th century science. From chronophotography to algorithmic surveillance, from phrenology to fMRI brain scans, from Victorian specimen collections to the bleached bones of the Great Barrier Reef, each poem in this collection explores technologies of knowing each other within its contextual era
The lost novel by James Shea( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spleen (Le Roi Roi Bonhomme) : thirty-one versions of Baudelaire's Je suis comme le roi- by Nicholas Moore( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plummet by Christopher S Nealon( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lights out by Geoffrey Young( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quit by Lissa McLaughlin( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deposition by Pete Green( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ground I stand on is not my ground by Collier Nogues( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Minute-operas by Frédéric Forte( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rob's Word Shop by Robert Fitterman( Book )

1 edition published in 2019 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"On Wednesday, May 5th, 2010, I opened Rob's Word Shop--a storefront shop where individual letters and words were sold. The words and letters were either chosen by the indiviual customers or arrived at with my assistance. I would then hand-write or type the letter, word, or words. ... My hours of operation were Tuesday through Thursday 11:00AM-2:00 PM, from May 5 through May 27. ... Over the course of my business run, about 40 customers visited the shop. Nearly all of these exchanges were recorded as videos and can be viewed on YouTube ... These video conversations were then edited and transcribed for this book. Following the transcribed exchanges is an essay I commissioned from Records Manager Lawrence Giffin, and a sampling from the materials he collected for the stores archives."---Page 9
Dailies by Tim Davis( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The poems in "Dailies" were selected from work generated over a two-year period (1997-98), during which Davis wrote a poem a day
Bindle by Elisabeth A Frost( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Russian version by Elena Fanaĭlova( Book )

1 edition published in 2019 in Russian and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This present bilingual edition of poems by Elena Fanailova consists of translators' sections from previously published original (Russian) collections of poems: S osobym t︠s︡inizmom [With particular cynicism], 2000, Transilʹvanii︠a︡ bespokoit [Transylvania calling], 2002, Russkai︠a︡ versii︠a︡ [The Russian version], 2005, and some others
An interface for a fractal landscape by Ed Steck( Book )

1 edition published in 2019 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

". . .an exploration of potential networking between organic life and digitally recreated nature on a virtual terrain. Taking its cues from a variety of media, including concrete poetry, artists' books, science fiction, nature poetry, and information science, the book follows the experience of an inorganic life form attempting to recreate an organic relationship between organism and landscape on an outmoded server in the era of post-anthropocene collapse. Features: slime molds, cat avatars, organic toads, digital nature, hollow mountains, water textures, archival crawler units, warm baths, interactive maps, inventory management, and poetry."--Publisher
Escape this crazy life of tears (Japan, July 2010) by Norman Fischer( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Hanging quotes : talking book arts, poetry & typographyMotion studiesThe lost novelSpleen (Le Roi Roi Bonhomme) : thirty-one versions of Baudelaire's Je suis comme le roi-Lights outQuitThe ground I stand on is not my groundMinute-operas
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