Stars: Lexikon in 3 Bänden. Band 1: A-H / Band 2: I-Q / Band 3: R-Z (Complete 3 Volume Set)
Verlag Kiepenheuer & Witsch, Köln, Berlin, 1971. Softcovers. Condition: Very Good. 1st edition. 8vo., 3 Volumes. pp., pp., pp. Inspired by concrete poetry and its interest in the visual quality of linguistic signs, author and media artist Ferdinand Kriwet's Stars displays manipulated and appropriated imagery throughout the pages, without text, presenting an exacting engagement with 20th century media, fanaticism, complicity and the act of reading. A landmark artist's book. All three volumes show rubbing to the letterpressed wraps with toning to the spines. Volume one shows toning to the lower wrapper. Binding on all volumes remain sturdy with no cracking to the spines, uncommon for this set. Pages are clean and bright with square corners.