Mick Guffan -- The Prickish Smell of Unwanted Cum: Love Poems. Sick Fly 7.
General information: 6"/150mm wide x 300mm/12" tall. Handsewn at the Sick Tangerine workshop. Recycled 350gsm Cairn Almond stiff card covers; front cover has 'Sick Fly' signature--along with the corresponding number in the series--hot foil stamped in black ink. 100gsm Heritage Book White and 85gsm Fabriano Bio Prima Off-White text paper;
100gsm Minereaux Natural (copies 1-6) and Fuschia (copies 7-12) endpapers. These waxy endpapers have a distressed, leathery, parchment appreance. 20 pages.
A small selection of poems, some previously unpublished, from the late Mick Guffan (1953-2006). Each copy includes a scrap of paper with Guffan's signature (one of only 42 such scraps found at his bedside). Guffan's take on the enigma of love. Some of these poems first appeared in Eclipse, The Penniless Press, The Reater.
12 numbered/signed copies.