A title from The Old School Press
Twelve poems by David Burnett with wood-engravings by Sister Margaret Tournour
About the book
Twelve poems by David Burnett with wood-engravings by Sister Margaret Tournour.
About the edition
The poems are set in
12pt Cancelleresca Bastarda. Each opening shows one poem with its wood-engraving
and is effectively a half sheet of Saunders Waterford paper, giving a page size
of 380mm by 280mm. All but fifteen copies of the edition of 135 were bound by
Rachel James in full dark green cloth with end-papers of Canson Mi Teintes, the
front cover carrying a label illustrated with one of Sister Margaretís
engravings. All copies were signed by both poet and artist. Fifteen sets of
sheets (numbers 40-54) were reserved for binders together with end papers and
necessary labels. Bound copies £36. Sets of sheets £18.