THE TOKYO-MONTANA EXPRESS.
Limited to an edition of 350 signed copies. The first edition of a collection of Richard Brautigan's short stories written in Tokyo and Montana between 1977 and 1978. In his own words, he describes this collection as "another way of looking at things." The book was designed by Leonard Seastone using Garamond type on dampened Gutenberg Laid and printed at his Tideline Press. Color and blind-stamped decoration on upper title page. Spine and upper edge of front board faded.
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> PRIVATE PRESS & FINE PRINTING, TWENTIETH CENTURY
> UNITED STATES, NEW YORK
> SHORT STORIES
> AUTHOURSHIP AND LITERARY CRITICISM, TWENTIETH CENTURY
> TIDELINE PRESS
> SEASTONE, LEONARD
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Comprises priced specimens of labels, both blank and filled, and reversed for transfer, along with vignette specimens of pianos, piano stools, organs, musical cases, etc. Specimens printed in orange or black. No other copy traced. Front cover detached and heavily chipped around edges, contents very good. Back cover lacking. An incredible survival.