William Wantling -- Heroin Haikus. Sick Fly 11.
General information: 6"/150mm wide x 300mm/12" tall. Handsewn at the Sick Tangerine workshop. Recycled 350gsm Cairn Almond stiff card covers; front cover design hot foil stamped in black ink. 100gsm Heritage Book White text paper; 90gsm Gold Vein on Cherry Red endpapers, hand marbled by Jemma Lewis in the UK. 16 pages.
With reproductions of the original drawings by Ben Tibbs. Heroin Haikus was first published as a very small format pouch-book with Spero magazine in 1966. For a short time, Wantling's miniature-masterpiece is available once more as a monograph.
23 numbered copies.
"(Heroin Haikus) is evocative and moving, and well illustrated by Ben Tibbs."
John Willetts, Times Literary Supplement