Karen Hanmer

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Title: Native Soil

Native Soil

Native Soil

Native Soil: poems from South Texas poets | bound by artist in 2011 | $1000

Selected by Naomi Shihab Nye, School by the River Press, San Antonio, 2007

“Gebrochene rücken” variation of the Bradel binding, covered in full goatskin. Goatskin hinges and endbands, 3 watercolor edges, hand-tooled title, design in black, brown, maroon and gold foils.

10 x 7 x ¼”