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[An experiment in literary excavation]

Karen Luse
Print Book, English, [2005]
[The Artist], [Portland, Me.], [2005]
Artists' books Maine 2005
Altered book ; 24 cm + wooden board (31 x 24 x 3 cm)
Altered book
Altered copy of: The Gulag archipelago, 1918-1956 by Aleksandr I. Solzhenitsyn, Harper & Row, 1973. Cavity created in textblock within which sections of pages are removed to form an ampersand. book attached to painted wooden board
Edition limited to 1 copy
Entry in an exhibition held at Portland Public Library, April 16-31, 2005, Portland, Maine