|Title||Evangeline, A Tale of Acadie|
|Subtitle||by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow|
|Artist / Creator||Linda Welch|
|Place of Publication||Ames, Iowa|
|Structure / Binding||Coptic binding, slipcase|
|Medium / Materials||Altered book. Original published by Ticknor and Fields in 1850. Volume covers are end papers, collage|
|Number of Pages||1st Vol., 78 pages, 2nd Vol., 82 pages|
|Dimensions (WxHxD)||3 x 3.75 x 2.5 inches|
|Box / Wrapper||Presented in a double slipcase|
|Signed & Numbered||Yes|
Evangeline is a classic, much studied epic poem by Longfellow. It has been presented in many books and formats. By restructuring the pages, I have created a new conversation for the poem.
Artist BioLinda Welch is a painter, sculptor and book artist living in Ames, Iowa following a recent stint in Portland, Oregon. She grew up in Iowa and lived for many years in California. She received a B.F.A. in Ceramics from Long Beach State and an M.F.A. in Textile Design from UC Davis. Her work is in private and public collections including UCLA Fine Art Library and San Francisco Museum of Modern Art.