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Re: Fwd: A book of drawings from the late 1960'2 or early 1970's

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  • Lynn Maudlin
    It s also not a book of fantastical animals... You know, the idea of this book is niggling at the back of my brain... not sure it was called Mythopoeia
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      It's also not a book of fantastical animals... You know, the idea of this book is niggling at the back of my brain... not sure it was called "Mythopoeia" however... *sigh* Waiting to see what surfaces...

      -- Lynn --


      --- In mythsoc@yahoogroups.com, Margaret Dean <margdean56@...> wrote:
      >
      > If the one he wants is really from the 1960s or 1970s, this one is too recent.
      >
      > On Sat, Aug 8, 2009 at 12:21 PM, <WendellWag@...> wrote:
      > >
      > >
      > > Here's an art book by that title, but I can't tell if it's the right book:
      > >
      > > _http://designarchives.aiga.org/entry.cfm/eid_2075_
      > > (http://designarchives.aiga.org/entry.cfm/eid_2075)
      > >
      > > Wendell Wagner
      > >
      > >
      > > In a message dated 8/8/2009 12:42:11 P.M. Eastern Daylight Time,
      > >
      > > correspondence@... writes:
      > >
      > > Anybody have any ideas on this one? Ring any bells?
      > >
      > > --
      > > Edith Crowe, Corresponding Secretary
      > > The Mythopoeic Society
      > > _http://www.mythsoc.htt_ (http://www.mythsoc.org/) |
      > > _correspondence@corresponde_ (mailto:correspondence@...)
      > >
      > > ---------- Forwarded message ----------
      > > From: Ric Speed <_westwind@..._ (mailto:westwind@...) >
      > > Date: Fri, Aug 7, 2009 at 7:47 PM
      > > Subject: A book of drawings from the late 1960'2 or early 1970's
      > > To: _correspondence@corresponde_ (mailto:correspondence@...)
      > >
      > > I was in a gallery in Santa Fe today which showed several artists who
      > > painted in a highly fantastic style. I remembered a book of illustrations
      > > of a fantastic nature, creatures with snail bodies and elephant heads
      > > etc.,
      > > which was called, I believe, 'Mythopoeia'which was called, I believe, 'Myt
      > > evening trying to find reference to the book on the web, but due to the
      > > current interest in the subject of mythopoeia, I have found no reference at
      > > all to it. I could be mistaken about the name of the book, but I really
      > > believe it was 'Mythopoeia'believe it was 'Mythopoeia'<WBR>, a word which
      > > was u
      > >
      > > I write this to you because I really have no other way of tracing the book.
      > > If you know of it, please let me know the artist's name, which would help
      > > my
      > > trying to find a copy. If not, see what you can find, it is a book of truly
      > > remarkable illustrations.
      > >
      > > Thanks for reading this-
      > >
      > > Ric Speed
      > >
      > > "Truth, beauty, freedom, and above all...love!"
      > >
      > > [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
      > >
      > > [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
      > >
      > >
      >
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