Karen Hanmer

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Title: The Bedroom Companion

The Bedroom Companion

The Bedroom Companion | bound by artist in 2005 | not for sale

Farrar and Reinhart, 1935

Millimeter binding. Compilation of naughty stories for men, bookcloth made by binder from fabric reminiscent of hipster’s dressing gown. Goatskin trim at foredges, head and tail. Edges colored with acrylic to match paper label.

9 x 6.25 x 1.25"