The Gherkin & Sardine

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The Gherkin & Sardine



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Illustrated booklet of poems from a series of spontaneous poetry happenings. 100% hand-drawn and hand-made.

Includes classics such as: "The Avocado", "Melons", and "Baked Beans".

These poems were originally typed spontaneously on a 1936 Remington Portable, based on topics from any passersby willing to part with a good pound.

They have been reproduced here with similarly spontaneous sketches for your enjoyment.

A6 booklet. 12 pages. Printed on FSC-certified paper and hand-bound in the United Kingdom.

*BONUS: Each online order comes with a free, signed mini-print!

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41 shop reviews 5 out of 5 stars


ilovejakegyllenhaal 29 Sep, 2018

5 out of 5 stars
Love it. Great wedding gift for my friend

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coops1578 08 May, 2020

5 out of 5 stars
Lovely stuff! Truly original and highly recommended

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Vienna 16 Jun, 2020

5 out of 5 stars
Beautiful, carefully packed, lovely. Thank you!

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Rich Laux 09 Jun, 2020

5 out of 5 stars
Smart and a lot of fun. Such a strong layout and illustration. Not quite ready to try the recipe quite yet.

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