The Melville Press, publisher of the award winning CETUS, The
Whale, is pleased to announce the May 1999 publication of |
"Prayers Written at Vailima" by Robert Louis Stevenson
This limited edition of 200 is letterpress printed on Hiromi-Sansui rice paper with Thai Mango red endpapers. The typeface is Bembo. Signatures are French folded and bound in a red silk cover, blind stamped with double orchids by Allwyn O'Mara. Dust cover included. Edition signed and numbered.
Catherine Kanner has designed the book with a Polynesian feel, and has created 21 original linoleum cut illustrations for the project.
Prayers Written at Vailima - $280.00, includes signed broadside.
CETUS, The Whale - $285.00, includes custom slipcase.
Send Orders & Inquiries to:
The Melville Press
Tel. & Fax (310) 454-7675
Home website of Melville Press publisher, illustrator and designer: Catherine Kanner http://www.kannerbook.com
Prices do not include shipping.
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