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Creator:
Gillick, Liam, 1964-
Title(s):

Erasmus is late / Liam Gillick.

Published/Created:
London : Book Works, 1995.
Physical Description:
84 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N7433.4 G45 E7 1995
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Edition limited to 1,000 copies.
BAC: Title on cover is paper punched.
Illustrations by Gillian Gillick.
The central character of Erasmus is Late is Erasmus Darwin, opium-eater and brother of the more famous Charles who is indeed late. Late for a dinner party that he himself is giving and whose illustrious guests, already assembled around his table, include: Robert McNamara, Secretary of Defense under Kennedy; Masura Ibuka, co-founder of Sony; and Murry Wilson, father of Brian Wilson. Whilst the guests wait, Erasmus dawdles through contemporary London becoming waylaid by different sites.
Subject Terms:
Artists' books -- Great Britain.
Book Works -- Publisher.
Darwin, Erasmus, 1731-1802 -- Fiction.
Form/Genre:
Artists' books -- Great Britain.
Contributors:
Gillick, Gillian, ill.
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