Sequence Beginning with Tara
Home of Mary Risala Laird and Quelquefois Press in Berkeley, California.
Quelquefois Press, Sequence Beginning with Tara, anita barrows, ciel mckay
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Sequence Beginning with Tara Sequence Beginning with Tara Sequence Beginning with Tara

Sequence Beginning with Tara

by Anita Barrows
Illustrations by Anita Barrows and Mary Risala Laird
Cover illustrations by Ciel Kay

From the colophon:

Sunny and hot!
Bases loaded by Anita Barrows and Mary Risala Laird.

Somerset Book paper from Takach. Hand-made end papers from Laird’s archives. Covers made with Campbell Logan Japanese silk. Dante type is from Bixler, hand-set and printed by Anita B. Drawings by AB and ML, printed from polymer plates. Hand-colored baseballs score over pochoir. Cover drawn and lino-cut by Ciel McKay, bottom of the 9th. Four needle binding with linen thread, with help from the bullpen. In honor of Tara in all forms and Trystan Rooster, on first. Edition of sixty-five. Signed and numbered by the author.

Inquiries: Mary Risala Laird : 638 Peralta Avenue Berkeley, CA 94707 : [email protected]


10 x 6 ⅝ x ½ inches



No. of Pages



$475. CA residents add 10.25% tax. Shipping and insurance additional.


Bookbinding, Letterpress