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Alphabet Book I, 1979 - 1987

 Item — Box: 194
Identifier: CC-05776-5885

Scope and Contents

The overlaid pages give a visual almost-surreal image. Four of the overlaid pages have been taken from the book for scanning and inclusion into the Sackners' "Art of Typewriting" book. -- Source of annotation: Marvin or Ruth Sackner.


  • Creation: 1979 - 1987



1 item (1 book object) : 26 unbound pages (clear acetate, typed) in artist box (plexiglas, hinged) + artist wrapping (cloth) ; 22 x 20 x 3 cm (case)

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Original Sackner Archive Location

glass case 2 bedroom

Custodial History

The Sackner Archive of Concrete and Visual Poetry, gift of Ruth and Marvin A. Sackner and the Sackner Family Partnership.

Materials Specific Details

Published: New York : [Publisher not identified]. Signed by: Brenda Miller 1979 (87) (bottom case). Nationality of creator: American. Copies: About 1 total copies.

Processing Information

Added by: CONV; updated by: RED.

Repository Details

Part of the The Ruth and Marvin Sackner Archive of Concrete and Visual Poetry Repository

125 W. Washington St.
Main Library
Iowa City Iowa 52242 United States