Akiko Yosano -- Sweet is the Taste of Tears. Sick Fly 12.
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; 60gsm Katazome-Shi endpapers, with a base colour of Fuchsia with symmetrical patternation in various colours: all hand printed in Japan (one side only). 16 pages.
Selected with an afterword by Adelle Stripe. Sequences taken from the landmark debut collection Tangled Hair. Akiko Yosano (1878-1942) remains one of the most famous and controversial poets in Japanese literature.
23 numbered copies.