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on life, death & flowers

on life, death & flowers

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One of a pair of short books, on life, death, and flowers is a meditation by women writers whose work has been lost to time, from well-known authors whose greater body of work or poetry have disappeared, to women who were prolific in their day but are virtually unknown today, to those whose work simply never became part of the literary canon. on life, death, and flowers puts women in conversation with one another in intriguing new ways.


Includes writings from: Louisa May Alcott, Margaret Fuller, Katharine Tynan, Anna Lætitia Barbauld, Susan Fenimore Cooper, and Mary Wollstonecraft.


Curated by Rachel Linn and Marika Josephson, laser jet printed on vellum paper with archival ink, and bound by hand with original cover art by Marika Josephson. 24 pages.

Available with black or teal cover art. Packaged with removable sleeve in small letters envelope.

50 copies made.

Dimensions: 7.25 in x 5.25 in



    Small Letters Press is an independent publisher of literary writing, curated, edited, and assembled by hand by Rachel Linn and Marika Josephson. Our projects are carefully designed to amplify meaning through the formal qualities of the work: illustrations, book layout and construction, or the printing process itself. Each work contains subtle variations and natural imperfections due to the hand-made nature of the process.


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