By Gertrude Stein
First released in 1914, Gertrude Stein's innovative poetic paintings Tender Buttons is a must-read for each critical lover of literature. Delighting within the rhythm of phrases, its first part, "Objects," runs playful linguistic circles round teacups, ribbons, umbrellas, and different quotidian artifacts. provided right here in a gorgeous small package deal, this new version of "Objects" pairs Stein's avant-garde verse with colourful modern illustrations by means of indie paintings famous person Lisa Congdon, who illuminates and interrogates the vintage Cubist textual content with visuals as capricious as Stein's personal prose. a party of self sufficient considering outdated and new, this beautiful marriage of snapshot and textual content is a treasure of arts and letters.
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