Instruments for Outdoor Use

Rogers, Martin

Published by Coracle Press, London, 1979
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Title: Instruments for Outdoor Use

Publisher: Coracle Press, London

Publication Date: 1979

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: Limited Edition.


Stitched wraps; dust jacket; cloth slipcase; oblong 12mo; approx. pp. [30], images printed in color, with facing text. Number 46 from a limited edition of 150 copies, signed by Rogers on the limitation page. Book is fine. Spine of dust jacket split from tail about half-way up. Slipcase a little dusty-smudged and rubbed. Martin Rogers was a British printer, sculptor, and publisher, who founded the Small Publishers Fair in London. "[He] was the exemplar of a condition that had become prevalent in the post nineteen-sixties. He had moved the physical materials of his work to the production of multiple objects in printed form, to books and publication, eventually embracing the idea of publishing as the platform for the work. At the same time, in the way he avoided the side-track, even the cul-de-sac, of the so-called artists book, he becomes emblematic of that repositioning.The course of his work from film to print, from constructed object to be photographed or as a stand-alone piece, to the finished book, is an exemplary development. At the same time there is a real attachment to the detail of a personal life. That he moved from the individual work to the whole platform of publishing is its achievement" (Simon Cutts, Coracle Gallery). Bookseller Inventory # D11632

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