c_L Books

Publisher of limited edition poetry and related books and printed matter in Portland, Oregon.

To order, email junior varsity yardsale AT gmail DOT com


Ted Greenwald & Kit Robinson
40 pp., 5.5 x 5.5″
saddle-stitched with letterpress cover
edition of 200, $8

Historical viceroys/ Easy answers on the eyes/ Forms seen from within

Who Is In Charge
Morgan Ritter
26 pp., 8.5 x 11″
stapled wraps
edition of 126, $8

The white witch that lives in the streetz will heal you.

The Book of Knots
Lisa Radon
44 pp., 4.5″ x 5.5″
perfectbound, embossed cover,
edition of 88, $8

David Abel
16 pp., 7″ x 7″
edition of 200, $8

A short meditation, elaborated into a sequence of ten hypergraphic visual poems, and enveloped with dense micrographic endsheets and cover illustration.

OBJECTS from Tender Buttons
Gertrude Stein with full-color illustrations by Sandra Gibbons
set of 12 different greeting cards with text and image on front and colophon on back, in box with rubber stamp, collaborative release with FLASH+CARD
edition of 150, 2011, $16 [sold out]

Rotations from the Eric Chavez Sonnets
Jesse Morse
7″ x 7″
edition of 126, $8

An acrostic Sonnettribute to a Yankee, in Oakland wraps.

Spectral Cannon for Justin Smith
James Yeary
14 pp., 5.5″ x 8.5″
full color text designed by James Yeary
edition of 26, nfs, [sold out]

Lines on Canvas or What I Know or Have Seen of His Life
Sam Lohmann
10 (verso) pages, 7″ x 7″
edition of 126, $8 [sold out]

A shortlong poem that appears in Stand on This Picnic Bench and Look North. The long American line as imagined by Cezanne.

Phoebe Wayne
designed by Brian David Smith and Phoebe Wayne
55 pp., 5.5″ x 8.5″
edition of 200, $8 [sold out]

A Burroughsian investigation of Portland folk architecture told in several episodes.