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Thanks to lillittan for additional information relating to the following (first mentioned here):

We are pleased to announce the following new Fulgur publication which we expect to ship some time in November.

SPECIAL PRE-PUBLICATION PRICE for orders paid before October 25th: $89.00 hardcover / $45.00 paper edition. Books shipped in box, insured: No charge.

Borough Satyr: The Life and Art of Austin Osman Spare

There can be few artists whose life was quite as extraordinary as that of Austin Osman Spare. Born the son of a City of London policeman, in 1904 he became the youngest ever exhibitor at the Royal Academy and was celebrated by critics and London society alike, but at the apex of his fame the First World War and a failing marriage prompted him to return to his roots in South London. There, inspired by strange visions and the lives of those around him he devoted his rare talents to recording his thoughts, dreams and the world as he saw it: sublime, haunting and magical.

Borough Satyr: The Life and Art of Austin Osman Spare is the long awaited full color introduction to the work of this astonishing London artist.

Accompanying an exhibition at The Maas Gallery (15a Clifford Street, London, W1) the book contains a comprehensive collection of his art complemented by a biographical introduction, a checklist of his exhibitions and essays by those who knew Spare well throughout his life, including classic recollections from Hannen Swaffer, Clifford Bax, Kenneth and Steffi Grant, Hadyn Mackay, Ithell Colquhoun, John Smith and others.

96 pages, Landscape 4to. in full color.
Publication date: October 31st 2005

Hardback limited edition of 500 numbered copies in premium binding
$112.00 (Insured, boxed shipping: No Charge)

$57.00 + Insured boxed shipping: No Charge

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Thank you,

JD Holmes – ABAA, ILAB
Holmes Publishing Group LLC
Postal Box 2370
Sequim WA 98382 USA
Phone: 360.681.2900

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