jenny boully's one love affair -- handbound edition[one love affair]*
handbound edition

Poetry, fiction, lyric essay.
5.5" x 7", 76 pages


Binding is “noble binding,” one of several forms of traditional Japanese stab-bindings; 100% hemp twine.

Cover is Lokta paper handmade in Nepal from the plant Daphne cannabina.

Endsheets are blue cornflower in 100% cotton tissue, handmade in India.

Interior pages are 60# text, natural opaque vellum finish, 30% post-consumer recycled content.

Title insert is slit into cover.

No adhesives used in the book.




[one love affair]* in construction. Stab-binding begins in the middle, where it is later tied-off.


[one love affair]* on a Brooklyn window sill.


Full title page.