A39. Ecclesiastes 3: 1-8

A39. Ecclesiastes 3: 1-8

A39. The Bible. Ecclesiastes 3: 1-8. Santa Cruz, California: The Good Book Press, 1986.

73 x 25.5 mm (2 7/8” x 1”), 20-page accordion, 30 copies.

Binding: Simple accordion; covers are parquet-patterned laminated wooden boards made by William Evans. Held by sterling silver band fabricated by Joan Trembley. Housed in a brown velvet bag. Paper: White, handmade by Peter Thomas. Printing: Letterpress. Typography: Hand set Centaur; text in black, blue, and red.

“The fourth book made for Donna’s birthday. The typography was inspired by a visit from Dikko Faust and Esther K. Smith of The Purgatory Pie Press and seeing their book Colors. Both Evans and Trembley sold their work at the Renaissance Pleasure Faire.”

Peter and Donna Thomas