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Beauty at the End of a Dirt Road: Libros San Cristóbal | Cora Campbell Ward
Tara Books: India’s Unlikely Fine Press Success Story | Jennifer Abel
A Valediction Forbidding Mourning: Closing the Rampant Lions Press Workshop | Sebastian Carter

Special Feature: Fine Printing in California

Three Philosophical Printers: William Everson, Jack Stauffacher, andAdrian Wilson | Peter Koch
J. Smeaton Chase | Gregory Graalfs
Traditional Texts in New Formats | Andrew Hoyem
Food and Fine Printing: The Chez Panisse Connection
The Book Club of California at 100 | Gary Young
Fine Printing’s Hollywood Connection: Gloria Stuart’s Imprenta Glorias | Kathleen Walkup
In Full Force: The Scripps College Press | Kitty Maryatt
Fine Printing in the San Francisco Bay Area: The Parenthesis Interview with Peter Koch

In Type

Printing the Declaration of Independence | Richard Hopkins

Lives Lived

Remembering Jim Rimmer | Richard Kegler

Poets and Their Presses

‘An Unholy Alliance’: The Early Days of Charles Bukowski and Black Sparrow Press | Abel Debritto
Weil, Pollack, and the Elizabeth Press | David Pavelich


Developments in Wood Engraving over the Past 25 Years | Simon Brett
Binding the Lost Gutenbergs | Michael L. Chrisman


Aethelwold Etc. | reviewed by Paul Gehl
BOX 25 | reviewed by Barry Moser
California in Relief | reviewed by Jan Elsted
Heart of Darkness | reviewed by Michael R. Gibson and John G. Peters
Herakles & the Eurystheusian Twelve-step Program | reviewed by David Schoonover
The Importance of Being Earnest | reviewed by Crispin Elsted
The Persephones | reviewed by Gerald Lange
Pervigilium Veneris | reviewed by Stephen Tabor
A Reading for Group 47 | reviewed by Bruce Whiteman
This (And That Was That) | reviewed by Glen Downie

Books Briefly Noted | Paul W. Nash