Michael Maranda, michaelmaranda.com ist der Gründer der Parasitic Ventures Press

Michael Gerard Maranda
Wittgenstein’s Corrections
Based on a facsimile edition
of Ludwig Wittgenstein’s manuscript for the Tractacus Logico-Philosophicus.
128 pages, in an edition of 200
Silent Press & Burning Books,
Montreal, 2003

Michael Maranda
Marcel Proust, All the Names in ‘In search of lost time’
2 volumes; each 568 pages, 6×9 inch
Parasitic Ventures Press, 2006

Michael Maranda
Un coup de dés jamais n’abolira le hasard: Livre
handbound softcover book, 32 pages, 25×32.5×2cm
Edition of 400, numbered (65/400)
Published by Art Metropole, 2008

Michael Maranda
Twentysix Gasoline Stations, 2.0
56 p., 18 x 14 cm
Toronto, Canada:
Parasitic Ventures Press. 2010

Mimicking the dimensions of the original, twentysix gasoline stations, 2.0 recreates Ed Ruscha’s classic book using images, of varying size and quality, sourced from the Internet.

Parasitic Ventures Press, publisher of uncommon texts
Herman Melville
Four Percent of Moby Dick
By The Press | Published: 15 December 2006
1 perfectbound volume; 284 pages, 6×9 inch trim. 2006


Syntactic Analyses 5:
The Critique of Pure Reason, (Immanuel Kant)
558 Seiten, 22.9 x 15.2 cm, Paperback
Parasitic Ventures Press, 2007


Parasitic Ventures Press
Immanuel Kant
The Three Critiques of Immanuel Kant, 2nd rev. edition

By The Press | Published: 12 September 2010
656 Seiten, 24.5 x 19 cm, Paperback


Library and Archives Canada Cataloguing in Publication The three critiques of Immanuel Kant / as edited by Parasitic Ventures Press. An artists’ book of all the letters, arranged alphabetically, in Immanuel Kant’s The critique of pure reason, The critique of practical reason, and The critique of aesthetic judgement, as translated into English by J.M.D. Meiklejohn, Thomas Kingsmith Abbot, and James Creed Meredith, respectively. “A saprophytic book.”

Jacques Lacan
Erratum of the Four Fundamental Concepts of Psycho-Analysis

By The Press | Published: 23 January 2011
304 pages, 108×175mm, 250g
Cover: 270gsm laminated cover
Interior: 115gsm matte white text
Digitally printed (POD), 1/1 body, 4/0 cover, no illustrations, perfectbound
2011, Toronto [Canada]
Open edition