FACE OF THE POET (MARAVELL 96-109; SCHRÖDER 29-34)
The complete set, comprising fourteen aquatints printed in colours, 1978, each signed in pencil, numbered 9/25 (total edition includes 9 artist's proofs), with the title page, table of contents and accompanying letterpress poems by 14 authors, co-published by Brooke Alexander, Inc., New York, and Marlborough Graphics, Inc., New York, on Hodgkinson handmade wove paper, each framed
each sheet: 370 by 483mm 14½ by 19in
The full sheets, in good condition, a couple of sheets with one or two tiny, faint fox marks in the margins, Plate 2 with a short, soft crease along the lower right corner, each framed.
(Twelve prints unexamined out of frame).
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