The Resource It is bitter to leave your home : a true story depicted in typographic images, Romano Hänni

It is bitter to leave your home : a true story depicted in typographic images, Romano Hänni

Label
It is bitter to leave your home : a true story depicted in typographic images
Title
It is bitter to leave your home
Title remainder
a true story depicted in typographic images
Statement of responsibility
Romano Hänni
Title variation
  • Es ist bitter, die Heimat zu verlassen
  • Rikyō no itami
Title variation remainder
  • eine wahre Geschichte in typografischen Bildern
  • taipo gurafikku imēji de egakareta genjitsu
Creator
Contributor
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • jpn
  • eng
Summary
"The book concerns the disaster at Japan's Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant that occurred on March 11, 2011, and the ongoing impact of radioactive contamination."--Vamp and Tramp booksellers WWW site
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Cataloging source
CUT
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Hänni, Romano,
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Language note
Text in English, German, and Japanese
Literary form
non fiction
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Studio for Design (Basel, Switzerland),
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  • Fukushima Nuclear Disaster, Japan, 2011
  • Radioactive pollution
  • Artists' books
  • Artists' books
  • Fukushima Nuclear Disaster (Japan : 2011)
  • Japan
  • Artists' books
  • Radioactive pollution
Label
It is bitter to leave your home : a true story depicted in typographic images, Romano Hänni
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Edition of 87 numbered copies
  • Issued in a slipcase
  • "Overall production: Romano Hänni, Studio for Design, letterpress print shop ... Letterpress, hand proofing press, five-color ... 87 numbered copies (plus an additional 9 numbered copies made from proofs and superimpositions from selected printing forms; each page of this 9 books is unique)."--Title page verso
  • "Work on this book began in December 2013 ... and lasted until June 2017. The page format was determined by the paper: Paper towels, maxi roll; composition: 100% oxygen-bleached pulp (54 g/m2), wet strength additives, agents; roll length: 62.1 m, sheet size: about 23 x 26 cm, paper from responsible sources, FSC® C017535. The type area is 40 x 40 Cicero (18 x 18 cm) = 4 squares comprising of 20 Cicero each or 400 squares comprising of 2 Cicero. The top margin is 3.5 cm, the bottom margin is 4.5 cm, the outside margin is 1.5 cm, the inside margin is 3.5 cm. The composing shop represents the available raw materials: lead characters, sythetics and wood, brass lines, and geometical signs. The printing forms were composed from individual parts and printed on the hand proofing press. The Japanese text was casted and composed in the type foundry Sasaki Katsuji in Tokyo and delivered to Basel ... For most of the pages several printing forms and printing runs were needed. The body of the book was bound by hand with thread. Overall production time was approximately 1400 hours."--Colophon
  • "Letterpress printed on paper towels. Materials used: lead characters, synthetics and wood, brass lines and geometrical signs. ... Bound by hand with thread."--Vamp and Tramp booksellers WWW site, viewed November 6, 2017
  • "Standard edition: Dust jacket letterpress printed with titles and images on exterior, reverse side with additional text. Includes manufacturing process booklet: 12 pages, digital printing."--Vamp and Tramp booksellers WWW site
Accompanying material
1 volume (12 unnumbered pages : all color illustrations ; 27 cm)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
1011423263
Dimensions
27 cm +
Edition
Standard edition
Extent
1 volume (64 unnumbered double leaves)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Colby: Special Collections has number 78 or 87. Wrapped with archival ribbon ; to be housed in archival box
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1011423263
Label
It is bitter to leave your home : a true story depicted in typographic images, Romano Hänni
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Edition of 87 numbered copies
  • Issued in a slipcase
  • "Overall production: Romano Hänni, Studio for Design, letterpress print shop ... Letterpress, hand proofing press, five-color ... 87 numbered copies (plus an additional 9 numbered copies made from proofs and superimpositions from selected printing forms; each page of this 9 books is unique)."--Title page verso
  • "Work on this book began in December 2013 ... and lasted until June 2017. The page format was determined by the paper: Paper towels, maxi roll; composition: 100% oxygen-bleached pulp (54 g/m2), wet strength additives, agents; roll length: 62.1 m, sheet size: about 23 x 26 cm, paper from responsible sources, FSC® C017535. The type area is 40 x 40 Cicero (18 x 18 cm) = 4 squares comprising of 20 Cicero each or 400 squares comprising of 2 Cicero. The top margin is 3.5 cm, the bottom margin is 4.5 cm, the outside margin is 1.5 cm, the inside margin is 3.5 cm. The composing shop represents the available raw materials: lead characters, sythetics and wood, brass lines, and geometical signs. The printing forms were composed from individual parts and printed on the hand proofing press. The Japanese text was casted and composed in the type foundry Sasaki Katsuji in Tokyo and delivered to Basel ... For most of the pages several printing forms and printing runs were needed. The body of the book was bound by hand with thread. Overall production time was approximately 1400 hours."--Colophon
  • "Letterpress printed on paper towels. Materials used: lead characters, synthetics and wood, brass lines and geometrical signs. ... Bound by hand with thread."--Vamp and Tramp booksellers WWW site, viewed November 6, 2017
  • "Standard edition: Dust jacket letterpress printed with titles and images on exterior, reverse side with additional text. Includes manufacturing process booklet: 12 pages, digital printing."--Vamp and Tramp booksellers WWW site
Accompanying material
1 volume (12 unnumbered pages : all color illustrations ; 27 cm)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
1011423263
Dimensions
27 cm +
Edition
Standard edition
Extent
1 volume (64 unnumbered double leaves)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Colby: Special Collections has number 78 or 87. Wrapped with archival ribbon ; to be housed in archival box
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1011423263

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