[St. John’s, Newfoundland: Walking Bird Press, 1993]. Oblong octavo, 13 x 20.6 cm. Sewn into covers of cream Moulin de Larroque Mouchette paper, with a fore-edge flap, closed with a bone-clasp attached with vellum laced into the covers; printed paper label to the upper cover; all edges untrimmed. Unpaginated [16 leaves, printed on the recto only, wrapped in a bifolium of banana paper]. A fine copy. The only text, that of the title page and colophon, was set in Eve Bold and printed on a bifolium of banana tissue. The linocuts were printed on Arches Text Wove. One of 85 copies, of which this is number 35. Signed in pencil by Tara Bryan and Ann Bowman on the colophon page. Item #214
“The images in this visual ode to the Newfoundland coastline are alternately by Tara Bryan and Ann Bowman, two artists who, at different times in their lives, have chosen to live on The Rock. Whether one stays forever or visits briefly, this place burrows hauntingly into one’s heart.”
Tara Bryan, from the colophon.