New York: Printed Matter, Inc., 1978-1983. First edition. Soft cover. Variously formatted, paged, and illustrated. Some with address label or ghost of label. Photo is too dark. Very good (light handling wear). Item #30603
(1) Catalogue Update December 1978 (17x22 inch folded poster). (2) Artwork in Bookform. Printed Matter, Inc. Presents Heart: A Collection of Artist's Books for Libraries, Museums, and Collectors. With "Letter to Librarians" by Clive Phillpot. 1981. (3) New Titles Flyer 1989. (4) "We Ship Books around the World" October 1990. (5) Christmas Flyer 1990. (6) Catalog 1981, with "According to the Book" by Edit deAk. 160p, many ills. (7) Catalog Addendum 82-83. 70p, many ills. Item 4 announces the move to Dia at 77 Wooster Street and offers photographs by Sherman and Baldessari that were donated to raise funds for the move and renovations; also lists other donors. Item 6 is the pioneering and scarce catalogue of over 1600 books, journals, and other media by almost 1000 artists. It now serves as an essential reference to a generation of artists books. Sold as a group.