Nine Songs

21     Turkey Press  ·  Isla Vista  1981

Nine Songs ·  Poems by Tom Clark

Nine contemporary existential lyrics, called “American Haiku” by the poet, were printed from handset Optima. Title page drawing by the poet printed from a photoengraving. Hand-inked wood type print in red and blue ink on paper wrapper by Sandra Reese. Edition of 150 copies on Gutenberg laid, bound with Turkey Press paper over boards. Edition of 40 copies on purple handmade paper and hardbound. Edition of 10, lettered A-J with a hand-colored print of the drawing by the poet tipped onto the title page. All copies signed by the poet.  5.5 x 8.5 inches.