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Diderot project / Ken Botnick.

Botnick, Ken.

[St. Louis, Mo.] : Emdash, 2015.

Available at Special Collections  SPECIAL COLLECTIONS - CONTACT REFERENCE  (N7433.4.B748 D55 2015 )()

  • Title:
    Diderot project / Ken Botnick.
  • Variant Title: Encyclopedia
  • Author/Creator: Botnick, Ken.
  • Publisher Info.: [St. Louis, Mo.] : Emdash, 2015.
  • Physical Desc.: 1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations ; 29 cm.
  • Summary: A visual and textual meditation on concepts encountered in the Encyclopédie of Diderot. These concepts include the hand and craft, tools and machines, labor and leisure, memory, sensation, and perception.
  • Language: English
  • Notes: "This edition was completed during the January thaw of 2015 in our print shop in the Pierce Arrow Building, St. Louis, and is the work of Ken Botnick, editor, author, designer, printer and publisher. Over 220 press runs ... are from the original Encyclopedia of Diderot, photographed by KB in Olin Library Special Collections at Washington University ... Papers used are Hahnemühle Bugra, black; Moriki, black and gray; Okawara, natural; Zerkall Book; and UV Ultra Clearfold ... The edition is bound by Daniel Kelm at the Wide Awake Garage, Easthampton, Massachusetts ... All texts from the Encyclopedia are set in Walbaum Book ... Selections from contemporary writers are set in various weights and styles of Trade Gothic ... Of 70 copies, this is number ... "--Colophon.
    Includes bibliographical references.
    Library has copy no. 57
    Memory : the hand, craft, & work -- Reason : tools, objects, & materials -- Imagination : sensation, perception, & the natural world.
  • Form/Genre: Artists' books -- Missouri -- Saint Louis -- 21st century
  • Subjects: Diderot, Denis, 1713-1784 Diderot, Denis, 1713-1784 Artists' books -- Missouri -- Saint Louis -- Specimens Artists' books Missouri -- Saint Louis Encyclopédie Encyclopédie
  • Contributors: Emdesh (Firm), publisher.
  • Additional Title: Encyclopédie.
  • Additional Place Name: United States Missouri Saint Louis.
  • LC Call Number: N7433.4.B748 D55 2015
  • ID/Accession Number: 2015-B2
  • OCLC Record Number: 907470530
  • Source: GRI Library Catalog

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