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Johanna Drucker on artists' books

Johanna Drucker's landmark study 'The Century of Artists' Books' is now out
in paperback!

The cover blurb:

"This is the first full-length study of the development of artists' books
as a twentieth century artform. This work situates artists' books within
the context of mainstream developments in the visual arts from Russian
Futurism and Surrealism to Fluxus, Conceptual Art, to Postmodernism. Topics
include the discussion of the poetics of the book, the book as a metaphor,
the conceptual space of the book, and books as narrative and non-narrative
sequences. The book provides a foundation for future work in the history
and critical interpretation of artists' books as well as offering a
structure for teaching artists' books to practitioners, collectors and

Don't miss this one. 377 pp. 200+ black & white photographs. $24.95 (+
sales tax in New York) and $6.00 postage (domestic).
*****Book Arts list subscribers take a 20% discount = $20 (+ appropriate
sales tax + shipping)****

Published by Granary Books
568 Broadway #403
New York, NY 10012
212 226-5462

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