EM LITERARY III/IV
Ashville, NC: Blue Barnhouse, 2003. The third issue of this literary periodical "for grads and undergrads". Consists of: two 6 x 6 inch hardcover books bound dos-a-dos, sewn with a Coptic stitch, pictorial boards, one book is III , the other is IV, 120 pp each, poetry, prose, illustrations. Plus a black paper folding case containing a music CD, Slow Descent, by Colin Stetson and band; a 3.5 x 4.5 booklet containing the text of an interview with Stetson; a 2 x 2 inch origami boat; and a pack of 12 captioned polaroid colour photos in printed pouch. Attached to one side is a printed natural canvas square "parachute" (from a bank bag?) with elastic cords at each corner which attach to each other in the centre. Fine copy of this quirky letterpress production. #261 of an edition of 400 copies.
Condition: Binding: Hardcover