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A140. The Southwest

70 x 44.5 mm (2 ¾” x 1 ¾”), 14-page accordion, 50 copies.

Binding: Simple accordion; covers are green paper, made from cotton rag and Yucca fiber, over boards. Title and illustration on label on cover. Paper: Yellow, handmade by Peter…

A139. Not Paper

21.5 x 13 cm (8 ¾” x 5”), 17-page accordion, 48 copies.

Binding: Simple accordion; covers are leather over boards, color varies by copy. Pages are folded in half and sewn to one another to form the accordion. Title stamped on cover. Housed in…

A138. The Pencil

21.5 x 14 cm (8 ½” x 5 ½”), trifold, 11 pages, 30 copies.

Binding: Tri-fold. Quarter-bound in red leather and printed paper over boards. Title on label on cover. Text block sewn into left spine. Cedar block attached to the right spine with a…

A136. Wilderness

76 x 76 mm (3” x 3”), 13-page accordion, 50 copies.

Binding: Case-bound accordion; half-bound in black leather and marbled paper. End sheets blue. Paper: White, handmade by Peter Thomas. Printing: Digital. Typography: Reproduction of text…

A135. Beauty

73 x 64 mm (2 7/8” x 2 ½”), 18-page accordion, 100 copies.

Binding: Case-bound accordion; quarter-bound in red leather and cream paper, handmade by Peter Thomas. Title and illustration by Donna Thomas on cover. End sheets red. Paper: Cream,…

E13. Where the Crossing happens

17 x 13cm (6 ¾” x 5 ¼”) 38 copies.

Binding: Dowel Spine portfolio (developed by the Thomases) contains fifteen broadsides. Decorated with a unique acrylic print (made indirectly from metal type) Paper: Canson Mi Teintes. Printing:…

A132. Train Depots

54 x 76 mm (2 1/8” x 3”), 34 pages, 85 copies.

Binding: Full-bound in black leather. Title in red on blue wood panel inset on cover. End sheets blue speckled paper. Paper: Copies 1 and 2 printed on vellum. Copies 3-85 printed on white,…

A131. In the San Joaquin Valley

41 x 74.5 mm (1 5/8” x 2 15/16”), 12-page accordion, 51 copies.

Binding: Simple accordion; covers are floral-printed cloth over boards. Title and illustration on label inset on cover. Paper: Peach, handmade by Peter Thomas from cotton rag with…