Various Small Fires and Milk. Edward Ruscha.
Various Small Fires and Milk

Various Small Fires and Milk

The second edition of 3,000 unnumbered copies of Ruscha's second book, a compilation of 15 photographs of yellow-tinted "small fires" (matches burning, a lit stovetop, smokers) plus one photograph (untinted) of a glass of milk. Glassine jacket is present. Printed by Anderson, Ritchie & Simon of Los Angeles, CA. Item #795.

Condition: Very Good+, some toning, chips and small tears to glassine jacket including a .5" closed tear to glassine at bottom front cover, a .25" closed tear to glassine at top back cover, a .25" tear to glassine at bottom spine, and small creases, chips and bumps to glassine at top of spine. A red dot sticker and 4.50 price sticker stating "No Discount" are affixed to back cover glassine (see photo). Glassine is now covered in a custom-made protective mylar jacket. Covers and interior pages are clean and bright.

Artists’ Book
Self-Published
5.5" x 7"
48 pages
Paperback
Los Angeles: 1970

Price: $475.00

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