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Book Description Lapis Pr, 1991. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M0932499430
Book Description Venice: Lapis Press, 1991. Hardcover. Condition: New. No Jacket. Limited Edition. No. 40 of 100 copies; signed by the author. Small quarto bound in pictorial paper-covered boards. This copy still in its original shrink-wrap. New condition. Signed by Author(s). Seller Inventory # 304752
Book Description The Lapis Press, Venice, CA, 1991. Hardcover. Condition: New. Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket, as Issued. First Edition. Includes pieces on Raymond Roussel, Georges Perec, Lewis Carroll, Oulipo etc. A beautifully printed book. Harry Mathews was born in New York. He moved to Europe in 1952. He has lived in Spain, Germany, Italy, and (mainly) France. In 1956, Matthews first published some of his poetry. He was then associated with the "New York School of Poets;" along with John Ashbery, Kenneth Koch, and James Schuyler, he founded the review Locus Solus in 1961. Through his friendship with Georges Perec, he became a member of the Oulipo in 1972. The Oulipo (Ouvroir de littérature potientielle--"Workshop for Potential Literature") is a group of writers, logicians and mathematicians whose primary objective is the systematic and formal innovation of constraints in the production and adaptation of literature. They believe all literature from sonnets to detective novels is governed by constraints. By formulating new contraints, the Oulipo attempts to create new forms of literature. Matthews. No Jacket, as Issued. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Seller Inventory # 043169
Book Description Lapis Pr, 1991. Hardcover. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # DADAX0932499430
Book Description Lapis Pr, 1991. Hardcover. Condition: New. Never used!. Seller Inventory # P110932499430
Book Description Condition: New. New. Seller Inventory # STR-0932499430