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Woo_den\c·loud}s : an exploration of language in unusual juxtapositions / by Werner Pfeiffer.

Author/Creator:
Pfeiffer, Werner, 1937-
Other title:
Wooden clouds
ZiPo
Publication:
Red Hook, NY : Pear Whistle Press, 2011.
Format/Description:
Book
1 case ; 34 cm.
Subjects:
Artists' books -- New York (State).
Place of Publication:
United States New York (State) Red Hook.
Notes:
Poems.
Edition limited to 50 numbered and signed copies.
"Of the infinite number of possible combinations of 'Wooden Clouds' fifty variations have been selected to correspond with the number of editioned books as shown in the samples here. The composition with the red marker [on inside bottom of case] is the dedicated arrangement for this copy."--Colophon, verso.
Red and orange cloth case with front panels that close with a central zipper.
Laid into case: 3 unfolded sheets (title page, preface, colophon) and 12 panels, each panel with words printed in red and black and with zippers along the two side edges allowing panels to be variously connected to form one sheet.
"Printed in letterpress on a Vandercook SP 20. Type: Palatino and 10 line Narrow Antique Wood Type. Paper: Mohawk Superfine, white, 100 lb cover."--Colophon.
"ZiPo is short for zipper poem."--Preface.
Issued in two blue half-slipcases.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Ruth and Marvin Sackner Fund for the Arts of the Contemporary Book Collections.
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Martin and Margy Meyerson Endowment Fund for Special Collections.
Penn Libraries Rare has copy 10.
Chronology:
2011
Provenance:
Pfeiffer, Werner, 1937- (autograph)
Contributor:
Pear Whistle Press.
Ruth and Marvin Sackner Fund for the Arts of the Contemporary Book Collections.
Martin and Margy Meyerson Endowment Fund for Special Collections.
Web link:
The Ruth and Marvin Sackner Fund for the Arts of the Contemporary Book Collections Home Page
The Ruth and Marvin Sackner Fund for the Arts of the Contemporary Book Collections Home Page  Bookplate
The Martin and Margy Meyerson Endowment Fund for Special Collections Home Page
The Martin and Margy Meyerson Endowment Fund for Special Collections Home Page  Bookplate