SUBVERS No. 5: twee fonografieken = two phonographies

SUBVERS No. 5: twee fonografieken = two phonographies

ijmuiden: subvers press, 1972. First edition of 500, of which this is no. 213. White 35 x 21.8 cm (13.8 x 8.6") envelope hand stamped and hand numbered in blue ink one side containing a round 20 x 20 cm (7.9 x 7.9") unbound book with twelve loose sheets printed in black on rectos, a 16 x 22.8 cm (6.3 x 9") rectangular gold card with a round dial printed in purple and white attached with a brass fastener, and one folded 21 x 33.7 cm (8.3 x 13.3") sheet printed in black on recto. Text in Dutch.

Issue no. 5 of this publication edited and published by Dutch concrete poet Hans Clavin. This issue featuring an experimental sound poetry score by the Dutch artist Herman Damen which allows for the interchange of two ‘sound-pouims.’ Scarce.

Envelope with a gentle vertical fold line along opening side and age toning along margins. Unbound book with faint rust stain at one side of the cover from the brass fastener. Sheets with trace amounts of age toning. Card with some rubbing, including a gentle bump at top-right corner. Folded sheet with one hard fold line, as issued, two faint rust marks from the brass fastener, and age toning. Overall very good. Item #847

Price: $350.00