Elisabeth Tonnard

The Book of the World


A one-of-a-kind book, typed on a Smith-Corona typewriter. The book is about itself, the reader, and the rest of the world. And it uses 24 words for accomplishing this. Archival paper, handbound. 12 pages. Rochester, NY 2006 (and later, dated when typed). See more images.

Priced at 50 euro, plus shipping. Order through email.

The book is available in the collections of the Kunstbibliothek (Berlin), National Library of The Netherlands (Koninklijke Bibliotheek) and University of the Arts London (Chelsea College of Art and Design).


Written by Elisabeth Tonnard

March 17, 2008 at 9:05 pm