Thursday, November 29, 2012


Rubbing Craft by Cecily Barth Firestein, Quick Fox, 1977

Wednesday, November 28, 2012

polskie książki

Poland: Tourist Guide, 1972
i inne basnie polskie, 1986
Historia Filozofii 1, 1968
Panna z Morka Glowa, 1958

Saturday, November 24, 2012

dave dyment

opens today at MKG127, Toronto. wish i was there.

little library 83

African Tribal Sculptures II: The Congo Basin Tribes, The Little Library of Art, Methuen, London, 1966

Friday, November 23, 2012

cardboard masks

Mark Grotjahn: Cardboard Masks, Wood Kusaka Studios, Los Angeles, 2012

thanks P+W

Thursday, November 22, 2012


Introducing Bookbinding by Ivor Robinson, Batsford/Watson-Guptill, 1968

Tuesday, November 20, 2012

one eyed ghost/hole in bottom of a shoe

The look again...and again, and again, and again book by Beau Gardner, Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Books, NY, 1984

library sale

Thursday, November 15, 2012

projecting cubes

"design for a Futurist dress creating the effect of projecting cubes (1925), watercolor on paper / Le Settimana Romana (1920), Tempera on paper / Futurist coat-hangars made and painted by Balla / Balla's own Futurist walking sticks and umbrella stand"

from (once againGiacomo Balla: An Album of his Life and Work by Virginia Dortch Dorazio, Wittenborn & Co., NY, 1969

Tuesday, November 13, 2012


A Human Condition, 1964, pine, brass, glass doorknob, ink
H.C. Westermann - A Human Condition: Selected Works 1961-1973, Lennon, Weinberg, Inc., NY, 2011 (Thanks Meeka!)

Monday, November 12, 2012


Noah's Ark by Miche Wynants, 1965
Let's Find Out About Color by Ann Campbell, 1975
Tag-Along by Bernice Frankel, illustrated by Alex Kenne, 1962
God Bless Love by Nanette Newman, 1972

Thursday, November 8, 2012


Basic Woodworking Processes by Herman Hjorth, Bruce Publishing Co., 1933 (1943) 
Make It and Ride It by C.J.Maginley, Harcourt, Brace & World Inc., 1949

Sunday, November 4, 2012

Folkways with Children

Rhythms of Childhood with Ella Jenkins, Folkways Records FC 7653, 1963 - cover design Ronald Clyne - here
Song and Play Time with Pete Seeger, Folkways Records FC 7526, 1956

Saturday, November 3, 2012

gem cutting and sphere collecting

Gem Cutting Shop Helps: The Best Selected from 17 Years of The Lapidary Journal, edited by Hugh Leiper, F.G.A., Lapidary Journal, 1964