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Sylvæ

Title

Sylvæ
Fifty specimens printed directly from the wood with historical anecdotes & observations

Creator

Verhoeven, Ben
Schanilec, Gaylord

Description

In slipcase ; Bound in quarter leather over bare wooden boards, lapped case binding ; White leather spine with tooled title lettering in gold
"120 numbered copies printed by Ben Verhoeven and Gaylord Schanilec on Zerkall 8888. Cast by Michael and Winifred Bixler in Monotype Bembo. Bound by Craig Jensen and Gary McLerran. Woodwork by Dick Sorenson. The wood used in printing and binding came from Farm 590."--Colophon.
Gregynog Prize at the Oxford Book Fair, 2007
No. 5 of a limited ed. of 120 copies
Signed by the printers
Acquired with funds from the Ettinger Family Foundation

Source

UW-Milwaukee Libraries Special Collections

Publisher

Stockholm, Wis. : Midnight Paper Sales

Date

2007

Contributor

Michael Bixler - type casting
Winifred Bixler - type casting
Craig Jensen - binding
Gary McLerran - binding
Dick Sorenson - woodwork

Rights

It is the responsibility of the researcher to seek permission from the copyright holder to reproduce for publication.

Format

177 p. : col. ill. (some folded)
31 cm.

Language

English

Identifier

(BKRT) N7433.35.U6 V47x 2007

Coverage

Wisconsin

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Citation

Verhoeven, Ben and Schanilec, Gaylord, “Sylvæ,” Digital Exhibits - UWM Libraries Special Collections, accessed December 15, 2017, http://liblamp.uwm.edu/omeka/SPC2/items/show/36.