Prima che tu dica "Pronto".
With an English Translation by William Weaver. Four Multicolour Woodcuts by Antonio Frasconi.Cottondale: Plain Wrapper Press, 1985 Stock Code: 140672
A superb production signed by the authorSigned limited edition, number 73 of 75 copies signed by the artist and the author, of this bilingual publication of Before you say "Hello".
With the printer's change of address humourous slip loosely inserted, explaining that he, Richard-Gabriel Price Rummonds, "has forsaken Cottondale, Alabama, wimpish deans, dragonlady paper decorators, ungrateful students,... and the general grand malaise of the South for the bright lights of Southern California".
Tall quarto. Publisher's beige morocco-backed paste-paper boards, grey endpapers, partly unopened, untrimmed. Housed in publisher's grey-beige cloth solander box, ideogram device in black to paper label on front board.
4 colour woodcuts in the text.
The binding bright and firm, internally crisp and unmarked; a fine copy.
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