The Strange The Rare The Novel
By Students, Art Center College of Design
Pasadena, California: Archetype Press, 2008. Edition of 35.
11 x 13.5"; 20 loose pages. Designed and illustrated by students at Archetype Press at Art Center College of Design. Letterpress printed on Domestic Etching using Vandercook 4 Proof Presses. Type: foundry metal, wood type, linoleum cuts, photopolymer plates. Housed in cloth-covered clamshell box.
Students created their own curiosities of nature: "Once the JACKASS LIBERALIS protected everyone from the lions and the bears and the war-mongering mongers. But one day the FUNDAMENTAL NEOCONSERVITUS came along…."
$250 (Last two copies)