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Altered Book
Altered Book
oil pastel, discarded book

The Beardless Warriors by Richard Matheson 1960
recuperated from a box of books meant for recycling in Venice, Italy
Selected for its catchy title.The inside cover stamped DISCARD
T.O.H.P. Public Library Esses, Mass.

The altered book series is an ongoing obsession. The discovery, collection, reading and subsequest altering of abandoned texts. I am especially interested in the travel history of each book....