The Orchard
[Fine Press / Iraq War]. Yousef, Saadi; Mattawa, Khaled (translator).

The Orchard

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Tacoma, WA: Springtide Press, 2007. Limited edition. No. 37 of 55 copies. Approx. 17-1/2" x 14". Broadside. Delicate sand-colored laid paper printed in brown with mustard ornaments. Center fold line, few faint creases. Very Good.

An original poem by Saadi Yousef from "Without an Alphabet, Without a Face", printed by Jessica Spring, the proprietor of Springtide Press. It is part of the "Mutanabbi Street Starts Here" project, which drew on broadside contributions from a variety of printers to commemorate the 2007 bombing of the historic book market in Baghdad.

OCLC notes one copy at Indiana University, and we find copies in two locations at the University of Washington.


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