Utrecht: exp/press, Nd (ca. 1975). Second edition. Side-stapled softcover 4to in wrappers rubber stamped in red ink, with pages printed in black and white. Unpaginated (ca. 160 pp.) Text in Dutch, English, French, German, and several others. Very good with light age toning, trace amounts of rubbing to covers, including faint spotting to lower half of front cover, a small area of darkening along lower margin, and a gentle bump to lower right corner of text block.
A comprehensive stamp art survey, edited by the Dutch concrete and visual poet G. J. de Rook, featuring over one hundred artists, mail artists, concrete poets, musicians, and other luminaries. With contributions by Albrecht D., Anna Banana, Mirella Bentivoglio, Michel Bertrand, Peter van Beveren, Robin Crozier, Ecart, John Evans, Robert Filliou, Bill Gaglione, Johan van Geluwe, Les Levine, Maurizio Nannucci, Tom Ockerse, Clemente Padín, Genesis P-Orridge, G. J. de Rook, Endre Tót, Cosey Fanni Tutti, Ulay, Jirí Valoch, Ad Gerritsen, Michael Gibbs, Timm Ulrichs, and Herman de Vries among others. Although each artist’s contribution is unique, the end result is an artists’ book that crosses borders both conceptually and geographically. Item #582