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Opalka 1965 / 1–infinity

Opalka, Roman

Munich. Ottenhausen Verlag. 1980
A rare Opalka book with the original record.

From the edition limited to 600 numbered copies, although far fewer were issued.

'Every 'detail is accompanied by a phonetic registration on a tape recorder and a photographic documentation of my face.' (From the Introduction).

Text in French, German and English.
(pp. 144). Square 4to. (325 x 235 mm). Monochrome reproduction photographs of Opalka's face throughout; record in glassine wrapper at rear. Original publisher's black cloth and slipcase.