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With Wax is a selection from the author's book of the same title published by Coach House Books in 2003. These poems were printed letterpress from photopolymer plates set in 20 pt. Perpetua. This oversized softcover was pamphlet sewn at the press and wrapped in desert Fabriano coverstock with the title display printed in burgundy.

The hardcover edition is lettered and signed by the author, and printed on 100% cotton sheets with ink “slung” by the printer and poet. The pages are secured by an open binding with a suede cover pasted to the black cloth covered boards. All proceeds from the sale of this title were donated to the Rare Book School, an independent, and non-profit center for the history of the book and printing since 1983.

Softcover edition: 1 pp. 34.5 x 24 cm. closed; unfolds to 34.5 x 96 cm. (2003) Edition of 100 paperback copies. Out-of-print

Limited Edition of 26 signed and (randomly) lettered hardcover copies. Out-of-print

derek beaulieu is the author of 3 books of poetry, the most recent is fractal economies (vancouver: talonbooks, 2006)—a book of concrete poetry. He is the co-editor of Shift & Switch: new canadian poetry (Toronto: mercury, 2005). He lives in calgary, alberta, canada with his young daughter.  



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