Black Stone Press and Peter Koch, Printer : broadsides and ephemera, 1974-2010.


Black Stone Press and Peter Koch, Printer : broadsides and ephemera, 1974-2010.

Included are examples of Peter Koch's work from 1975 through 2010. The archive contains works of poets and other authors that Stanford collects, and complements other library holdings by Koch and other fine presses of the American West. Among its approximately 1500 items are invitations, announcements, business cards and stationery, books, prints, broadsides, and related ephemera. It does not include MONTANA GOTHIC, Peter Koch's literary tri-quarterly which was published 1974-78. Accession 2008-008. Ephemera shelved in unit which is housed in slipcase with printed label: No. 008, Black Stone Press, 1975-1982, Peter Koch, Printer, 1982-2006, Ephemera. Included is pamphlet with contents (3 p.) and statement "This ephemera collection is limited to 27 press numbered copies. In addition to the stated contents each box will have several different items that are not included on the list. The box was constructed by the Taurus Bindery in San Francisco." Accession 2011-055. 5 broadsides: Days of Buffalo / by Debra Magpie Earling, 2010 -- Discouraging words (2-color and 1-color) / by Peter Koch, 2007 -- Why we wanted to live there / by Jerry Ratch, 2010 -- Good Night / by W.S. Merwin, 2006.

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