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PO Box 335
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1 Loney, Alan Anne of the Iron Door - A Novella
Christchurch Hazard Press (1992) 1876044691 / 9781876044695 First Edition Softcover Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued 
No signatures. ; x, [2], 115 pages. Page dimensions: 205 x 139mm. "In the city of Strasbourg in 1436, a woman sued the father of printing, Johann Gutenberg, for breach of promise." - from blurb on rear cover. 
Price: 39.00 NZD
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2 Loney, Alan dear Mondrian
Taylors Mistake Hawk Press 1976 First Edition Softcover Very Good in Good+ dust jacket Illustrated by Neate, Robin 
Previous owner's signature, dated 1976. Some rubbing and duststains to covers. Dust-jacket spine rubbed and faded.; 22 leaves (last leaf blank, pages unnumbered). White card covers with printed yellow card dust-jacket. Page dimensions: 280 x 194mm. Poetry. With 5 illustraions by Robin Neate. Handset, printed, and bound by the author. Title page printed in blue and black ink. An edition of 300 copies. 
Price: 91.00 NZD
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3 Loney, Alan Meditatio : the printer printed : manifesto
[New York] Cuneiform Press (2004) First Edition Softcover Very Good+ with No dust jacket as issued 
No signatures. ; [50] pages (including 1 blank leaf at front and rear) + 1 black card fly leaf at front and 1 at rear. Purple printed covers. Page dimensions: 211 x 131mm. A discourse on typesetting and letterpress printing in relation to poetry. "[. . .] a graceful reconsideration of the role of typography in relation to art, the reader, and the world of the book and reading" - Penny Griffiths, from blurb on rear cover. "This essay had its beginning in a lecture initiated by Robert Creeley and organised by Mike Kelleher at State University of New York at Buffalo in November 2003 [. . .]" - from the Acknowledgements. 
Price: 39.00 NZD
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4 Loney, Alan Missing Parts : poems 1977 - 1990 : Alan Loney
Christchurch Hazard Press (1992) 0908790341 / 9780908790340 First Edition Softcover Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued 
No signatures. ; 77 pages. Page dimensions: 208 x 136mm. Poetry. New Zealand poet. "This is Alan Loney's first major collection since 'Shorter Poems' of 1979." - from blurb on rear flap. 
Price: 35.00 NZD
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5 Loney, Alan The Bare Remembrance
Dunedin Caveman Press (1971) First Edition Softcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
No signatures. Some rubbing and fading to margins of covers.; [40] pages. Thin blue card covers with red printed dust wrapper. Page dimensions: 209 x 141mm. Title page printed in green. The author's first book. This copy is No. 79 of a limited edition of 300 copies. The author's first book. Title page printed in green ink. Hand printed. Dust wrapper illustration by Peter Olds. 
Price: 90.00 NZD
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6 Loney, Alan The printing of a masterpiece
Melbourne Black Pepper (2008) 1876044586 / 9781876044589 First Edition Softcover Very Good+ with No dust jacket as issued 
No signatures. ; xi, [1], 113 pages. Page dimensions: 205 x 139mm. "This printer's narrative pays tribute predecessors and exemplars; to Aldus Manutius, Joseph Moxon and Eric Gill. A memoir of the flowing intermesh of typography, ink-and-paper, Renaissance cultural history and deeply personal knowledge of every stage of craftmanship." Account Alan Loney's printing and publication of the printing of excerpts on Nothingness, from the Notebooks of Leonardo da Vinci. "This morning has been spent taking Leonardo's short but sprawling text, editing out the repetitions and other redundant words, and rearranging their sequence so the book has a good sense of narrative." - pag 78. 
Price: 39.00 NZD
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