The Fairies Are Dancing All Over the World
Michael Rumaker
16.25 x 7.5 inches
Medium: Letterpress on Rives Heavyweight
Binding: Pamphlet with archival box
Edition: 45

Michael Rumaker wrote "The Fairies Are Dancing All Over the World" in 1975. It was first published and copyrighted in 1975 in Winston Leyland's periodical, Gay Sunshine, with subsequent publications in 1977, 1983, 1986, and 1988. This edition presents the entire poem on a single page to allow the eyes to feel the rhythm of the lines.

Fairies Are Dancing cover
The cover image is an astrophoto of the Rho Ophiuchus nebula by Tony and Daphne Hallas (used with permission)
Fairies Are Dancing endpapers End papers of Cromatica shocking pink vellum reflect the colors of the astrophoto
Faires are Dancing page The text in Calligraphic font was printed on Rives Heavyweight paper using a Vandercook press and polymer plates
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