"A word, a look..." By the middle of next week, and in time for Valentine's Day, F.W.'s soul-piercing letter to A.E. (from Jane Austen's Persuasion) will be available on 'stationery' from the White Hart.
The text is hand-set in Spectrum italic with the roman for display and a touch of Cancellaresca Bastarda for initials. Letterpress printed in four colours on ivory Magnani Revere Book Suede using a Chandler and Price Old Style jobbing press. One postage stamp engraving by Jarrett Morrison. Measures six and one-half inches by ten and one-half inches (165 x 267mm); deckle edge along the foot.
Envelope constructed from indigo Canson Mi-Teintes and die-stamped in gold foil in Bickham Script.
The edition numbers 200. Each copy will be hand-numbered on the verso.
Priced at $25 CAD. Shipping and HST extra where applicable.
Please contact The Bowler Press to reserve a copy.
This broadside will also be available through Bytown Bookshop in Ottawa and Characters Books in Vancouver