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A Harbour of Roses / Finlay, Ian Hamilton ; Hincks, Gary., 1993

Identifier: CC-11065-11280

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Scope and Contents

This book done on Christmas 1993 consists of pictures of a named rose, one to a page, that is also captioned by the Scottish numbers for a boat including the port letters for various harbors. The latter is printed as a key at the end of the book. The significance of these captions with regard to their names and the boat numbers is unclear. -- Source of annotation: Marvin or Ruth Sackner.


  • Creation: 1993



0 See container summary (1 booklet (16 pages)) ; 11 x 6.9 x .8 cm

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Physical Location

box shelf

Custodial History

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

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Finlay, 1994.


Published: Dunsyre Lanark, Scotland : Wild Hawthorn Press. Nationality of creator: Scottish and British. General: About 250 total copies. General: Number of duplicates: 1. General: Added by: CONV; updated by: MARVIN.

Repository Details

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

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