Item #295 Seer; | Poems by Richard Outram | Drawings by Barbara Howard. Richard Outram.
Seer; | Poems by Richard Outram | Drawings by Barbara Howard
Seer; | Poems by Richard Outram | Drawings by Barbara Howard

Seer; | Poems by Richard Outram | Drawings by Barbara Howard

Toronto: The Aliquando Press, 1973. Tall and narrow octavo, 22.5 x 13.4 cm. Pasted into red, rust, and purple French hand marbled paper wraps. The upper cover is printed with the title in gilt. The marbled paper outer wrapper is strengthened by an inner wrapper of rust Strathmore Artlaid paper. Housed in a matching rust Strathmore paper slipcase. The slipcase front is also printed with the title in gilt and lettered in black on the spine. All edges neatly trimmed. Unpaginated [pp. 36, plus ll. 2: self-ends]. There is a very faint ink smudge along the fore-edge margin on the half-title, and there is extremely faint rubbing along the wrapper at the head and foot of the spine and along the bottom edges. A fine copy. The text was set in Janson, with Open Kapitalen for display, and printed on Carlyle Japan paper. 6 line-drawings by Barbara Howard accompany Outram’s poems. The drawings were printed offset at The Coach House Press. From an edition of 100 copies. This copy is number 56 of 85 comprising the regular state. (The Aliquando Century, BK 23). Item #295

Price: $125.00

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