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ratas 09: The Book of Fables – AU$10
six poems and five illustrations by Francesca Jurate Sasnaitis
published to coincide with a Perth Poetry Club reading at the Moon Café,
Northbridge, Western Australia, on September 10, 2016
13 text pages set in 10 pt Bodoni 72 Oldstyle, 117 x 210 mm, hand stitched
Naturaliste card covers 230gsm, a variety of recycled and handmade endpapers
ISBN 978-0-9924048-6-4

Fables 01 & 03 were previously published in Special Delivery, Donnithorne Street Press, August 2016.
Fables 02, 04, 05 & 06 were previously published in Otoliths issue 40, February 2016.

unstable edge cover   unstable edge-centre

ratas 08: unstable edge – limited edition AU$55
a collaboration between artist Marian Crawford & writer Francesca Jurate Sasnaitis
to coincide with the exhibition The Unstable Image
at SASA Gallery, Adelaide, South Australia, 29 March to 22 April, 2016
hand-set in 10pt Imprint and hand-printed on Velata Avorio 140gsm
artwork includes the cover-image etching and
centre-page relief print on transparent Kozu ‘light’
in an edition of 30, signed & numbered

© Crawford, Marian & Sasnaitis, Francesca Jurate
ISBN 978-0-9924048-5-7

The past draws you

in collusion with land
thoughts as heavy as concrete

leave seaweed stranded
in the wake of tides

where seagulls pitch
on wind-beaten wings

salt stings