Hand set, foot-treadle printed, limited edition poetry books
composed in the Tryptagonal Hexameter Sonnet form

What is the Tryptagonal sonnet form?

Its modern formulation

the back story

Thoreau

music

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The first tryptag broadside

The Craft:
Letterpress, papermaking, book binding, wood cuts, whole design, and book arts

Poetry and levels of consciousness

Mass production versus hand-made limited editions

Planned offerings and subscriptions

Old Style Gordon


Oak Root Press is the publisher of the Tryptagonal series. Oak Root Press also publishes other letterpress poetry, wood cuts, art, broadsides, manifestos, and booklets. Cosmogram Media publishes print editions of the writings, music, DVDs, and recordings of John Major Jenkins.


Hand set and printed on the Poco "0" proof press. June 10, 2013