Ow’s Waif and Other Poems
Toronto: Coach House Press, 1975. First edition of 500. Small 8vo in flexible black cloth boards with pages printed in black, red, yellow, and blue. Dust jacket printed in black, red, and yellow. Unpaginated. Inscribed, signed, and dated by the artist in dark blue ink.
A collaborative artists’ book featuring concrete poetry by Steve McCaffery designed and illustrated with ‘Instant Lettering collages’ by Robert MacDonald.
The handwritten inscription by the artist is dated ‘Oct. ’78,’ and is dedicated to Swedish sound and experimental poet Sten Hanson.
Dust jacket with fading along spine and light wear along edges, else near fine. Book with trace amounts of age toning throughout, else fine. Item #652