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Mailbox, U.S.A.: Stories of Mailbox Owners and Makers: A Celebration of Mailbox Art in America Rachel Epstein

Mailbox, U.S.A.: Stories of Mailbox Owners and Makers: A Celebration of Mailbox Art in America

Rachel Epstein

Published October 1st 1996
ISBN : 9780879057015
Paperback
143 pages
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The mailbox is one of those obscure details of a culture that has evolved into a quite extraordinary expression of individuality. A peoples art par excellence mailbox art wont be found in any ordinary gallery. Author Rachel Epstein wore out severalMoreThe mailbox is one of those obscure details of a culture that has evolved into a quite extraordinary expression of individuality. A peoples art par excellence mailbox art wont be found in any ordinary gallery. Author Rachel Epstein wore out several sets of tyres in order to photograph and document the amazing creations people have put together to receive the US Mail. Mailbox U.S.A includes 100 colour photographs of one-of-a-kind mailboxes from the nooks and corners of North America, with the amazing stories of the folk who made them. Dinosaurs, tin men, flamingos, food, even a set of teeth make an appearance. Shock your postman: there are 65 plans to make your own mailbox.