Friendship. Tom Kryss.

Friendship

Stockholm: Kamini Press, 2011. Stapled small press chapbook with illustrated front cover by Henry Denander, unpaginated (8pp comprised of 3 sheets of cream pages folded between apple green endpapers). Signed by Kryss on the title page. The text is set in Garamond and printed on Hewlett Packard printers. Text stock is Lessobo Linne 100g paper and the cover is printed on Conqueror Texture Laid 220g paper. Item #528

A New Year's Greeting from Kamini Press 2011. 125 copies have been printed and all signed by the author. Artist and poet Kryss has been involved in small press publishing since the 1960s and in 1967 assisted the defence fund efforst of Lowell and levy in Cleveland. They were under indictment by local authorities for the selling and distribution of allegedly obscene poetry. A selection of Kryss's huge body of writing and art spanning decades was published by Bottom Dog Press in 2006 and in 2009 Kamini Press published his Sketchbook.

Henry Denander is Kamini Press and he publishes fine poetry in handmade, self-assembled chapbooks. High production values and an aesthetic of minimalist elegance mean his publications are very satisfying to hold and behold.

Price: $15.00

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