New York: John Cage Trust, 2012. 1st Edition. Octavo, publisher's wire spiral-bound stiff paper boards, original pearlescent paper slipcase printed in red.
First edition of this facsimile of "an unusual sketchbook created for and personally gifted by the celebrated American choreographer Merce Cunningham to his lifetime partner, John Cage," published on the occasion of the 2011 closing of The Merce Cunningham Dance Company. Featuring numerous diagrammatic illustrations of Cunningham's choreography. The original sketchbook resides in the archives of the John Cage Trust. Light creasing to paper slipcase. Near fine. Item #3130