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Dear Fred

Danny Pierce.
Dear Fred. Kent, Wash.: Red Door Studio, 1994. 28 x 22 cm.
Call Number: (BKRT) PS 3566 .I383x Z489 1994

COLOPHON: This limited edition of 28 copies was published by the Red Door Studio, Kent, Washington in 1994. The type face is 18 point Garamond. The text pages are Cranes Distaff Linen. The woodcuts are on Stonehinge made by Rising Paper Co. The endsheets are Canson Mi Tientes. Binding: Red Door Studio, loose pages in a linen covered box. Vol. 17.

"This is a collection of letters sent to a friend covering the first year of our living in Alaska. 30 years or so later, Fred returned the original letters to me. The idea was born to make a book of letters as a reminder to our children of their year in Alaska. It was a Christmas gift to them, but an edition of 25 were printed as long as the press was running."