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Re: Altered Books History



Thanks Mindy!  Unfortunately, I was going to be in New York later this month for
work, but our event was postponed.

Kara

"Dubansky, Mindell" wrote:

> Dear Kara and Book Artists:
>
> Since there seems to be interest in historic altered books, you might be
> interested that in a small (only one large case) exhibition that I have
> organized for the Center for Book Arts in NYC. It will be up starting next
> Tuesday (Jan. 16.)until the end of the month, call the Center for dates,
> this hasn't been settled yet. SOME CURIOUS BOOK STRUCTURES: From the
> Collection of Mindell Dubansky will include several 19th and 20th century
> altered books and other interesting historic books including salesman's
> sample books; unusual albums; needle and dance books; World War II
> heart-shield prayerbooks; etc. I hope that some of you will be able to see
> it and get some inspiration.
>
> Mindy Dubansky
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Kara Sjoblom [mailto:ksjoblom@CAPCURE.ORG]
> Sent: Thursday, January 11, 2001 10:36 AM
> To: BOOK_ARTS-L@LISTSERV.SYR.EDU
> Subject: Altered Books History
>
> I am doing some research on the history of altered books, and I am wondering
> if anyone can point me to some resources.  It is easy to find altered book
> artists, but not so easy to find out about altered books in the past.  Any
> suggestions on where to look or whom to talk to would be welcome.
>
> Kara Sjoblom
> http://www.karonimo.com
>
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Kara Sjoblom
CaP CURE
Association for the Cure of Cancer of the Prostate
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