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Stuttgart: Edition Hansjörg Mayer, 1967. First edition of 200, of which this is no. 143. Large square spiral bound 4to in orange Day-Glo wrapped boards printed in black. With French-fold signatures letter pressed in black. Unpaginated (40 pp.) Text in German. Signed by the artist.
Artists’ book by Franz Mon featuring a collection of concrete poems divided up into four chapters showcasing Mon’s range in the subject matter. One of three books published by Edition Hansjörg Mayer in this size and format.
Very good with offset rubbing to covers, including the common chipping and small tears along extremities of Day-Glo wrappers with a 10 x 2.5 cm (4 x 1") section missing along bottom at back cover, area of darkening at right side of front cover, trace amounts of age toning to signatures, and a light bump to top right corner affecting most of the signatures.
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