Dorset: Stingy Artist/Last Straw, 1987. First Edition. Hand stitched letterpress poetry chapbook : unpaginated [20pp] : patterned eps : purple card covers with french folds : paper label pasted to the top cover.
Publisher's advertisement loosely inserted. Fine. Item #1932
Stingy Artist/Last Straw produced a series of letterpress, hand-sewn chapbooks. Usually 125 paperback copied, 26 signed and lettered A-Z and 12 hand-bound hardback copies numbered 1-12. This is an unlettered paperback copy. The publisher described Hemensley's collection as "An interlocking series of meditations and literary excavations, published to mark the occasion of the Melbourne poet's recent 'home' visit."