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Waterfalls of the Mississippi

Title

Waterfalls of the Mississippi
The story of eight waterfalls found in Saint Paul & Minneapolis : descendants of the late, great River Warren Falls, and the only waterfalls along the entire Mississippi River

Creator

Arey, Richard Fred
Schanilec, Gaylord

Description

"Printed in the following limited edition at Gaylord Schanilec's studio in the Mississippi River Valley above Stockholm, Wisconsin. It is composed of Garamond type and hand-printed on Zerkall paper using a Vandercook press. Each image is printed in three to five colors from engraved end-grain maple blocks. Twenty-six lettered copies were printed letterpress with a leather binding and hand-colored Tyvek end-papers. This book is housed in a clamshell box that incorporates two of the falls. The fold-out map was hand-colored, and a set of Progressive Proofs showing Minnehaha Falls is included. A professionally filmed video of the book's production rests in a matching case. Two hundred numbered copies were printed letterpress with a fold-out map, bound in custom paper & cloth covered boards, and housed in a slipcase"--Colophon
No. 124 of a limited ed. of 200 numbered copies and 26 lettered deluxe copies
Signed by the author/publisher and the artist/printer

Source

UW-Milwaukee Libraries Special Collections

Publisher

Saint Paul, Minn. : Minnesota Outdoors Press

Date

1998

Contributor

Richard Flip Arey - publisher, writer, mapmaker
Gaylord Schanilec - designer, printer, artist
Jill Jevne - bookbinder, box builder (lettered edition)
Campbell-Logan Bindery - bookbinder, slipcase maker (standard edition)
Amanda Degener & Bridget O'Malley - handmade paper for book boards
Jean Forno - hand-colored Tyvek (deluxe edition)
David Carlson - video artist

Rights

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

Format

72 p., [1] leaf of plates : col. ill., 1 fold. map
27 cm.

Language

English

Identifier

(BKRT) F614.M6 A74x 1998

Coverage

Minnesota
Wisconsin

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Arey, Richard Fred and Schanilec, Gaylord, “Waterfalls of the Mississippi,” Digital Exhibits - UWM Libraries Special Collections, accessed December 16, 2017, http://liblamp.uwm.edu/omeka/SPC2/items/show/40.