The Resource Disasters of love : a defense of Delilah : a poem, intaglios & lithographs, by Michael Kuch

Disasters of love : a defense of Delilah : a poem, intaglios & lithographs, by Michael Kuch

Label
Disasters of love : a defense of Delilah : a poem, intaglios & lithographs
Title
Disasters of love
Title remainder
a defense of Delilah : a poem, intaglios & lithographs
Statement of responsibility
by Michael Kuch
Creator
Contributor
Binder
Compositor
Lithographer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Biblical story of Samson retold from Delilah's point of view
Cataloging source
DLC
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1965-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kuch, Michael
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
N7433.4.K825
LC item number
D53 2005
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1951-2012
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sheesley, Timothy P.
  • Larson, Arthur
  • Carr, Dan
  • Ferrari, Julia
  • Spence, Barry
  • Double Elephant Press
  • Corridor Press
  • Press Collection (Library of Congress)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Artists' books
Label
Disasters of love : a defense of Delilah : a poem, intaglios & lithographs, by Michael Kuch
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Printed on double leaves woven together at the fore-edge
  • Linen-covered box also functions as a book stand. Book is bound at the head
  • "Operating instructions" laid in
  • "The Double Elephant Press undertook this labor of love in the Jewish calendar year of 5765. The lead type 14 Didot Lutetia & 12 point Bembo was set & cast by Julia Ferrari & Dan Carr at their Golgonooza Letter Foundry in Ashuelot, New Hampshire. Art Larson in Hadley, Massachusetts, printed letterpress ... also printed the intaglios ... The lithographs on Japanese Gampi Torinoko, were pulled from stones by Tim Sheesley at his Corridor Press in Otego, New York ... Barry Spence wove the sheets & bound the sixty books in Shelburne Falls, Massachusetts"--Colophon
  • Deluxe edition includes a second clamshell box with the spine title: Disasters of love, suites of intaglios & lithographs, and contains five parts: a portfolio (43 cm.) holding nine prints each marked i/xvi, a portfolio (43 cm.) holding 25 prints marked either first or second state and two copper plates, a portfolio (24 x 16 cm.) "Lithographs" holding 12, a portfolio (15 x 40 cm.) "Intaglios" holding 11, and a box (17 x 19 cm.) "Hair of the artist," with a lock of hair attached to red cloth
  • LC has copy 1, deluxe edition.
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm70145072
Dimensions
45 cm
Extent
36 unnumbered pages
Lccn
2012658653
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
John Wilson Special Collections copy: No. 44. Signed by the author/artist. Gift of Seymour & Carol Haber.
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)70145072
Label
Disasters of love : a defense of Delilah : a poem, intaglios & lithographs, by Michael Kuch
Publication
Note
  • Printed on double leaves woven together at the fore-edge
  • Linen-covered box also functions as a book stand. Book is bound at the head
  • "Operating instructions" laid in
  • "The Double Elephant Press undertook this labor of love in the Jewish calendar year of 5765. The lead type 14 Didot Lutetia & 12 point Bembo was set & cast by Julia Ferrari & Dan Carr at their Golgonooza Letter Foundry in Ashuelot, New Hampshire. Art Larson in Hadley, Massachusetts, printed letterpress ... also printed the intaglios ... The lithographs on Japanese Gampi Torinoko, were pulled from stones by Tim Sheesley at his Corridor Press in Otego, New York ... Barry Spence wove the sheets & bound the sixty books in Shelburne Falls, Massachusetts"--Colophon
  • Deluxe edition includes a second clamshell box with the spine title: Disasters of love, suites of intaglios & lithographs, and contains five parts: a portfolio (43 cm.) holding nine prints each marked i/xvi, a portfolio (43 cm.) holding 25 prints marked either first or second state and two copper plates, a portfolio (24 x 16 cm.) "Lithographs" holding 12, a portfolio (15 x 40 cm.) "Intaglios" holding 11, and a box (17 x 19 cm.) "Hair of the artist," with a lock of hair attached to red cloth
  • LC has copy 1, deluxe edition.
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm70145072
Dimensions
45 cm
Extent
36 unnumbered pages
Lccn
2012658653
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
John Wilson Special Collections copy: No. 44. Signed by the author/artist. Gift of Seymour & Carol Haber.
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)70145072

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