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Prayers written at Vailima

Author Stevenson, Robert Louis
Title Prayers written at Vailima
Imprint Pacific Palisades, California: The Melville Press
Date of Publication 1999
Language English
Notes A fine printing of the Stevenson prayers (first published London, 1904) illustrated with original lino cuts by Catherine Kanner from the Melville Press. Letterpress printed by Bonnie Thompson Norman at the Windowpane Press in Seattle. Bembo typeface on Hiromi-Sansui paper and handbound by Allwyn O'Mara. Ltd edition 20/200, signed on colophon by the illusrator. A very delicate, artistic production.
Shelfmark FB.s.743
Acquired on 09/03/00
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