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    Space Poetry, 2014. 8vo in stapled wraps as issued. (20) pages, illustrated throughout bw. Light edgewear “You can leaf through a book while to peruse leaves in nature is something animals do. A flyleaf is a blank leaf at the beginning or end of a book. A plant leaf may…

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    Thames & Hudson, 2010. Hardcover, w jacket. 248 pages, illustrated in color. Jacket with wear else inside clean and overall very good copy 1st edition

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    This book presents a collection of 200 black and white photographs and 100 lines of words gathered by the artist spanning the years from 1968 to 1989. The images were captured as entries in a photographic sketchbook and are represents in pairs that demonstrate visual congruities in form and shading. Opposite the photographs, textual phrases appear in Danish, Icelandic, English, and Swedish. The words have lodged themselves in the artist’s consciousness after appearing in newspapers, in conversations and on TV, rearranging themselves over time. Influenced by Alison Knowles’ work The Big Book, which was conceived as a locus for contemplating personal evolutions, this book maps out the circuitous development of memory over time. The translations from Danish into other languages are by Alison Knowles, Anna Sjödahl, and Rúrí

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    San Francisco: Fraenkel Gallery, 2004. Oblong octavo hardcover in slipcase. An accordion-styled fold-out with the books in the collection of Arbus with a booklet in pocket at end. Fine copy with only most minimal shelfwear First edition. A fascinating look at the books and items from Diane Arbus’s personal library

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    ARTISTS MAGAZINE. – Aagaard Andersen, Gunnar. – Peter Louis Jensen. – Lene Adler Petersen. – Hans-Jørgen Nielsen. – Per Kirkeby. – Thygesen, Erik m. fl. (ed.): . ta’ BOX nr 1, 2, 3 and 4. Ultra-rare and important Fluxus Zone North / Avant-Garde Art publication – 1st (and only) edition…

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    Artists’ book by Vagn Steen featuring a narrative exploring the possibilities of a book with a hole in it. Bound dos-à-dos with English reading in one direction, and Danish in the other

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    Complete set of what might very well be the most truly awesome artist book series on the planet!

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    COLONEL: Zoom N°148. “Le Magazine de l’Image”. Theme Iran : les photos détruites par Khomeiny – Hatami vu par Roger Mauge – Emmanuel Angelicas, Siam, par Max Pam and With an article on Colonel. ORIGINAL PHOTOGRAPH of Colonel taped to cover Danish-French artist Thierry Geoffroy, born 1961

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    Complete set of what might very well be the most truly awesome artist book series on the planet!

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    Shinkichi & Ferdi Tajiri (Ferdina Jansen): Shinkichi Tajiri: A BRIEF ACCOUNT OF EVENTS SINCE 1923 & FERDI 1927-1969 HORTISCULPTURE (complete set). Eindhoven, Van Abbe Museum, 1970. 2 x 8vo booklet / leporello (accordion book) 15×20,5cm in original plastic pocket. Fine copies First edition Ferdi – Ferdina Jansen – was born…

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    Shinkichi Tajiri was born as Shinkichi George Tajiri on 7 December 1923 in Los Angeles, died in Holland 2009. He was a versatile artist. Although he expressed himself in many disciplines, he made his contribution to Cobra as an experimental sculptor. In addition, he was a painter and also made photographs, films and computer drawings. With Tajiri, versatile also means internationally oriented: American because of his birthplace, Japanese because he was born to Japanese parents from an old aristocratic Samurai family, French because his artistic career started in Paris, and Dutch because he moved to the Netherlands in 1956.

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    Hoffmann, Jens / Berg, Stacen (eds.): Paul McCarthy’s Lowlife Slowlife: Tidebox Tidebook. Ostfildern, Hatje Cantz Verlag, 2010. Large octavo, cardboard cover, in cardboard box, with b/w and colour photographs. 646 pages. Box with some wear and a closed tear (see photos) else book is in pristine condition and overall a…