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The Resource The high Sierra of California, Tom Killion ; with excerpts from the Sierra journals of Gary Snyder and John Muir

The high Sierra of California, Tom Killion ; with excerpts from the Sierra journals of Gary Snyder and John Muir

Label
The high Sierra of California
Title
The high Sierra of California
Statement of responsibility
Tom Killion ; with excerpts from the Sierra journals of Gary Snyder and John Muir
Creator
Contributor
Binder
Compositor
Printer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
C
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
F868.S5
LC item number
K45 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://bibfra.me/vocab/relation/wood-engraver
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Label
The high Sierra of California, Tom Killion ; with excerpts from the Sierra journals of Gary Snyder and John Muir
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "This book was printed entirely by the hand of Tom Killion on his Asbern proof press during 1998-2000. The type is Centaur and Arrighi, most of which was composed in Monotype at M & H Type in San Francisco and reset by the artist. Titling and a few pages were hand set ... The images were all printed from wood and linoleum blocks hand carved by the artist over the last decade. The date on each image refers to the year in which the block was carved. Multi-colored prints were pruduced from multiple blocks ... The papers are three varieties of Japanese Torinoko, including the creamy handmade Kozo Torinoko ... The binding and cases were handmade by Peggy Gotthold of Foolscap Press in Santa Cruz. All carving, printing and hand typesetting was done at the Quail Press ... Limited edition of one hundred sixteen copies, plus ten artist's copies (which are not for sale) ... Ninety numbered copies are slipcased with one edition print laid in"--Colophon
  • Contains varieties of Japanese paper and decorative papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (leaf 31)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
39 x 51 cm.
Extent
32 leaves
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Library has copy 26, signed by Gary Snyder and Tom Killion.
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (RLIN)UTBG00-B16174
  • (OCoLC)ocn135024931
Label
The high Sierra of California, Tom Killion ; with excerpts from the Sierra journals of Gary Snyder and John Muir
Publication
Note
  • "This book was printed entirely by the hand of Tom Killion on his Asbern proof press during 1998-2000. The type is Centaur and Arrighi, most of which was composed in Monotype at M & H Type in San Francisco and reset by the artist. Titling and a few pages were hand set ... The images were all printed from wood and linoleum blocks hand carved by the artist over the last decade. The date on each image refers to the year in which the block was carved. Multi-colored prints were pruduced from multiple blocks ... The papers are three varieties of Japanese Torinoko, including the creamy handmade Kozo Torinoko ... The binding and cases were handmade by Peggy Gotthold of Foolscap Press in Santa Cruz. All carving, printing and hand typesetting was done at the Quail Press ... Limited edition of one hundred sixteen copies, plus ten artist's copies (which are not for sale) ... Ninety numbered copies are slipcased with one edition print laid in"--Colophon
  • Contains varieties of Japanese paper and decorative papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (leaf 31)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
39 x 51 cm.
Extent
32 leaves
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Library has copy 26, signed by Gary Snyder and Tom Killion.
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (RLIN)UTBG00-B16174
  • (OCoLC)ocn135024931

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