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Re: Unique Books?
- To: BOOK_ARTS-L@LISTSERV.SYR.EDU
- Subject: Re: Unique Books?
- From: "Rizio Bruno Sant'Ana" <rbruno@INTERNETCOM.COM.BR>
- Date: Tue, 2 Feb 1999 02:09:37 -0200
- Message-Id: <199902020412.UAA20102@palimpsest.Stanford.EDU>
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If the book is printed, you can say it's the only "copy", but even if it's
"unique", a copy is a copy.
I think that a "unique" book is more an artifact, handmade, and made only
once, as a manuscript.
Of course a print can be a monoprint, but allways has to be a matrix, unless
it is destroyed.
Rizio Bruno Sant'Ana
Biblioteca Mario de Andrade
Rua da Consolacao, 94
01302-000 - Sao Paulo - Brazil