Item #30167 Yam Festival. Backworks.

Yam Festival

New York: Backworks, 1979. 4to, four leaves, each printed on both recto and verso, stapled once at the upper left hand corner.

A special catalog by the pioneer avant-garde bookselling project at 488 Greenwich St, a collaboration between Barbara Moore and Jon Hendricks. This catalog is devoted to books, ephemera, photographs and works of art from the Yam Festival, and is an essential catalog for research into the early days of Fluxus as it includes a 1 1/2 page text on the festival with many details we haven't seen published elsewhere, including a listing of events and a a selected bibliography followed by descriptions of 78 items related to the festival, including works, costumes, photographs of Peter Moore, multiples, etc.

Rare.

Folded twice, with some toning and three spots of foxing, else a a clean, near fine example. Item #30167

Price: $200.00

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