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  4. Visual and Verbal Communication (hierarchy name)
  5. Information Forms (hierarchy name)
  6. information forms (objects)
  7. information artifacts
  8. [information artifacts by physical form]
  9. books
  10. [books by conditions of production]
  11. artists' books (books)
  12. bookworks
Scope note
Artists' books that exploit the book form or alter its physical structure as part of the content of the work. Also includes works where emphasis is on the fine crafting of the book. For sculptures that look like or incorporate books but do not communicate in the ways characteristic of books, use "book objects."
Accepted term: 15-Jul-2024