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Ernie Stomach: uh

Ernie Stomach: uh

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uh by Ernie Stomach was first published in 1971 by Genesis : Grasp Press in New York. Stomach’s aim was a version of the Roman alphabet in which the glyphs correspond in their differentiations to lower-case block-lettered forms, but stripped to the naked elliptical minimum so that they would be not only sexy, but hard to distinguish from each other (facilitating misreadings and forcing the reader to pay attention). The letterform contents of that book were created crudely by the author using X-Acto knifed mylar templates and a felt-tip pen. Now, with the advent of font software, Stomach has been able to recreate the book as he would have done it at the time were such technology available. This book’s design differs from the original edition only in the improved technology and materials used.

Published by Cuneiform Press, 2018 (redesigned from 1st edition)
Paperback, 64 pages. b&w throughout
Dimensions: 8 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches (21.59 x 13.97 cm)
Edition of 500, out of print
Condition: New 

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