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Creator:
Kemplen, Tony.
Title:
Bolshevik keyboard fingering chart = Imperial keyboard fingering chart.
Alternate Title(s):
Imperial keyboard fingering chart
Published/Created:
[England] : Tony Kemplen, 1995.
Physical Description:
1 sheet ([2] p.): ill. ; 14 x 21 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N7433.4.K455 B7 1995 Box
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Copyright Status:
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
Humorous contrast of Imperial and Bolshevik style keyboard fingering charts, each diagrammed on opposite sides of a single sheet. The Bolshevik keyboard is laid out in alphabetical order, and includes unconventional keys such as "class struggle," "change," and "space bar (people's thumb)."
"'At the decisive moment, at the decisive point, an overwhelming superiority of force.' Lenin's dictum of 1917 had a profound influence on anti-imperialists everywhere. Even the elite shorthand typing division of the Royal Corps of Signals was infiltrated and a new revolutionary keyboard layout was proposed. ..."--Words and pictures
Words and pictures, issue 4
Subject Terms:
Artists' books -- Great Britain.
Communism.
Conceptual art -- Great Britain.
Kemplen, Tony -- Publisher.
Typewriters.
Form/Genre:
Artists' books -- Great Britain.
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