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A Song In Favour of Bundling. Traditional American Ballad. [Design Binding].

Leicester, UK: Orpheus Press for Twelve By Eight Press, 1961 [2013]. Limited Edition/Design Binding. Hardcover. "A traditional American ballad on the joys of the bedroom with its companion poem "In Disapproval of Bundling". The publisher writes "Old bed sheets of several colours gave raw material for the paper, but the source of the supply cannot be disclosed." I call it 'Life in the Old Goat Yet."" [artist statement] Hollands final comment plays at the fact that she consciously chose to bind this bawdy tale in the skin of an old goat, all flaws embraced. Fine in Near Fine Archival Box. Tight, bright, and unmarred; archival box shows minimal shelf/edge wear, else tight and clean. Full native Morroccan goat complete with flea bites and scratches (some highlighted in in 23c gold leaf), blind tooling, gold leaf highlights, teg (rough), hand sewn headbands. 4to. Illus. (b/w plates). Numbered limited edition, this being 183 of 200. Item #10968

Price: $1,750.00

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