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    [Perishable Press]. [Walter Hamady]. Hand Papermaking: Papermaking by Hand. Minor Confluence, Wisconsin: 1982. One of 200 copies, this signed beneath the portrait of the author.

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    [Perishable Press]. [Walter Hamady]. Hand Papermaking: Papermaking by Hand. A Book of Suspicions... Minor Confluence, Wisconsin: The Perishable Press Limited, 1982. One of 200 copies, this one signed beneath the linoleum cut portrait of the author. 42 numbered pages, 56 total. With 3 illustrations by Diderot and 12 linoleum cuts by Jim Lee. Bound in tan Irish linen over boards with blindstamped spine titles. Numerous examples of contemporary handmade paper stock, as well as inks, being utilized in this spare and somewhat humorous treatise. Type hand set by Hamady. An exceptional book on the craft of papermaking. With original acetate jacket. Fine.



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    October, 2012
    4th-5th Thursday-Friday
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