billy childish • 1 off the rist • new poems
100 Numbered/signed copies
£25 plus shipping
24 pages. Format approx. 7"/175mm wide x 250mm/10" tall. Handsewn, single section. Quarter bound with hand marbled paper covered boards and Japanese Silk spine; front cover artwork embossed in black; Heritage book white archival quality, Fourdrinier made, acid-free text paper; Hahnemuhle Ingres endpapers. Signed with gallows symbol in blue pencil. ISBN: 978-1-910691-08-3
The first 10 copies include a large format signed broadside of a poem not included in the book.
Signed by the author.
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Over the last 35 years, Billy Childish has gained a cult status worldwide. In addition to writing and publishing over 40 volumes of confessional poetry and 6 novels, he has recorded over 150 LPs and produced many hundreds of woodcuts and paintings. In 2010, he was the subject of major concurrent retrospectives at the ICA in London and White Columns in New York, curated by Matthew Higgs and Richard Birkett. Mr Childish continues to show his work internationally, with recent solo exhibitions in New York, London and Berlin.
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