Date

2007

Edition Size

50

Media

Letterpress, Xerox

Binding

Stapled

Location

Brooklyn, NY

$ 280.00

Out of Print


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Chosen by the American Institute of Graphic Arts (AIGA) as one of their ’50 books 50 covers’ of the year, the ABC Box Set #1-5 contains the first five chapbooks of the ‘Another Booklyn Chapbook’ series: Slaves of Christo, New York City Poems, Scream at the Librarian, Like a Cure, and Names. Each chapbook cover is letterpress printed and embellished with content-relevant materials (i.e.: fabric, maps, photos, drawings, etc.).

ABC #1: Slaves of Christo, by Julia Hall and Chrissy Legio, 2005.
ABC #2: 33 New York City Poems,  by Angelo Verga, 2005, O.P. Letterpressed cover, xeroxed interior; edition of 500 copies.
ABC #3: Scream at the Librarian, by Joel Rane, 2007. Illustrations by Raymond Pettibon and Cristin Sheehan Sullivan. Letterpressed cover, xeroxed interior; edition of 500 copies, 2nd print run.
ABC #4: Like a Cure, Poems by NY Youth, edited by Jane LeCroy, 2007. Letterpressed cover, xeroxed interior; edition of 500 copies.
ABC #5: Names, by Jane LeCroy, 2007. Hand bound with the author’s hair. Letterpressed cover, xeroxed interior; edition of 500 copies.