San Diego: Back Park Press, 2002.
First Edition. Hardcover. Near fine. Artist's book, one of 26 copies made. 6.5 x 6.5 inches, with 54 accordion-folded pages bound in red cloth, with a deckled fore-edge. Signed in pencil on the colophon by both authors. Text printed in various fonts of Clarendon, Bernhard Modern, and Bodoni; printed on Rives BFK paper.. Created using photo-polymer plates, wood type, hand painting, marbling, silkscreen, and collage. Near fine, with some minor spotting to the covers. As described on the Jaffe Center for Book Arts Blog: "Jim Machacek & Sibyl Rubottom's The Alphabet of Time is their abecedarium involving different theories, thinkers, and symbols involving time and space....[T]he book uses many techniques in order to convey the message of each letter. Every page is different in design and often contains layered printing in different typefaces and colors."