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Foster, Tony, born 1946
Thoreau's country : souvenirs from a series of walks and canoe journeys in New England, June-September 1984.
[England] : [Tony Foster], [1998?]
Physical Description:
1 folded sheet (12 panels) : color illustrations ; sheets end-to-end 12 x 140 cm, folded to 12 x 12 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N7433.4.F678 T46 1998
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Duncan and Lisa Robinson
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Issued in a limited edition of 10 copies.
Accordion folded. Bound in boards bearing a map of the area around Maynard, Massachusetts. In two-part slipcase.
BAC: British Art Center copy is no. 10 of 10 (A/P). Inscribed in graphite: "For Duncan [Robinson] with grateful thanks, Tony Foster. This is where the journey starts ..."
Illustrations of flora and fauna, concisely captioned, presumably reproduced from a notebook kept by Foster. One panel reproduces a page of diary entries.
Subject Terms:
Foster, Tony, 1946- -- Presentation inscription to Duncan Robinson.
Foster, Tony, 1946- -- Travel -- New England.
Landscape changes -- New England.
Natural history -- New England.
New England -- Description and travel.
Robinson, Duncan -- Presentation inscripton from David Foster.
Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862 -- Homes and haunts -- New England.
Artists' books.
Accordion fold format (Binding)
Giclée prints.

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