Checklist of Bindings, 1990–2012

Memoranda
Written by D.E. Moriarity
Printed by Red Hanrahan Press, 1971
Design Binding
1990

Die Brautwahl
Text by E. T. A. Hoffman
Printed by Erschienen im Holbein Verlag, circa 1920
1990

Seven Pillars of Wisdom
Written by T.E. Lawrence
Printed by Doubleday, Doran and Co., 1936
Design Binding
1991

Burnt Orange Crayon
Artists Book
1992

Four Poems
Text by Raymond Carver
Artists Book
1995

John Baker: An Oral History
Written by John C. Baker
Published by the Ohio University Press, 1995
Design Binding
1995
In the collection of the Ohio University Library

A Collection of Paper Samples from the Hand Papermills in the United States of America
Collected and Printed by Peter and Donna Thomas
Design Binding
1996

I Know That There’s Eyes in Those Hills/How to Eat a Weed
Artists Book by Charlene Mathews and Eric Alstrom
1996

The Poetical Vagaries of a Knight of the Folding Stick
Text by Anonymous
Published by Sandlin Books and Bindery, 1993
Design Binding
1997

Headbands and How to Work Them
Text by Jane Greenfield and Jenny Hille
Published by Oak Knoll Books, 1990
Design Binding
1997

A Box Containing Dreams…
Artitsts Book
1998

L’Infinito
Text by Giacomo Leopardi
Printed by Istituto Statale d’Arte, Urbino, Italy, 1998
Design Binding
1998

Lessons in Circular Futility
Artitsts Book
Edition of 3
1999

Dead Men Don’t Wear Plaid
Artists Book
1999

motion
Text by Aristotle
Artists Book
2000

Garamond: A Typographic Celebration
Artists Book
Edition of 5
2001

The Legend of Sleepy Hollow
Text by Washington Irving
Design Binding
Edition of 3
2001

The Bathing Beauty’s Lament
A Hastily Made Book
Edition of 176 (125 copies for the 2001 International Society of Copier Artists June Box of Books)
2001

Stone Eye
Text by Richard Taylor
Printed by Larkspur Press, 2001
Design Binding
2001
In private collection

Il Cantico delle Creature di Francesco di Assisi (Canticle of the Creatures)
Written by St. Francis of Assisi
Printed by Alga Carta Favini, 2001
Design Binding
2001

Gocco Group Alphabet
Designed and printed by students of the Dartmouth College Book Arts Workshop
Artists Book (Group collaboration; three copies bound by Eric Alstrom)
Edition of 41
2003
One copy in the collection the the Dartmouth College Libraries

Three Flights
Text and images from Leonardo DaVinci and Wilbur and Orville Wright
Artists Book
2003

A Christmas Carol
Text by Charles Dickens
Design Binding
2003
In private collection

Maps of England
Artists Book
2004

Le livre des origins (Book of Origins)
Written by André Ricard
Published by ARA-Canada, 2005
2005
In the collection of the Michigan State University Libraries

Josephine the Singer
Written by Franz Kafka
Printed by Press Intermeza, 1996
Design Binding
2006

Smithy v. Binder
A Hastily Made Book
2008

GBW 100th Anniversary Exhibition Catalog
Published by Guild of Book Workers, 2006
Design Binding
2007
In private collection

Designing the Mentoring Stamp
Written by Lance Hidy
Printed by Kat Ran Press, 2007
Design Binding
2008

Small Miracles: Poetry, Printing & Bookbinding from RCAH 291
Written and printed by students and teachers of RCAH 291, Spring 2008; Endsheets by Eric Alstrom
Artists Book
2008
In the collection of the Michigan State University Libraries

Rhyme of the Edited Mariner
Text by Samuel Taylor Coleridge (abbreviated by Microsoft Word)
Artists Book
2008

The Conundrum From Above
A Hastily Made Book
2009

Subject Headings: Blue to Black
A Hastily Made Book
2009

Things That Fly
A Hastily Made Book
2009

time
Text by Aristotle
Artists Book
2009

Map Ref 41ºN 93ºW
Text by Wire
Artists Book
2009

The ABC’s of MSU
Written and printed by students and teachers of RCAH 291, Spring 2009; Binding and one print by Eric Alstrom
Artists Book
2009
In the collection of the Michigan State University Libraries

Calendars
Designed and bound by Eric Alstrom
1999-2009

Tom Jones
Written by Henry Fielding
Richards and Company, 1824
Historic Design Binding
2009

The Intersecting Universe Deck
Written and printed by students and teachers of RCAH 291, Spring 2010; Box designed by Eric Alstrom
Artists Book
2010
In the collection of the Michigan State University Libraries

The Thread that Binds
Written by Pamela Lutz
Published by Oak Knoll Press, 2010
Design Binding
2011

Pictorial Webster’s
Published by Quercus Press, 2009
Design Binding
2011

The Long Good Bye
Written by Raymond Chandler
Houghton Mifflin, 1954
First Edition
Design Binding
2011

Underground Haiku
Written and printed by students and teachers of RCAH 291, Spring 2011; Binding designed by Eric Alstrom
Design Binding
2011
In the collection of the Michigan State University Libraries

History of the Great Fires
Written by E. J. Goodspeed
Published by Goodspeed Press, 1871
Conservation Design Binding
2011

Four Horizons
Artists Book
2012

The Bone Folder
Written by Ernst Collin
Translated by Peter D. Verheyen
Published by Philobiblon, 2010
Design Binding
2012

The Pencil
Written by Henry Petroski
Published by Alfred A. Knopf, 1990
Design Binding
2012

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