Lankes: His Woodcut Miniatures
This limited-edition miniature book has been set in metal type and hand printed letterpress on J. J. Lankes’s 1848 Hoe Washington Press at the Tampa Book Arts Studio. The text paper is Rives mouldmade paper from the Arches Mill in France. David H. Barry bound the books by hand at his Griffin Bindery.The book reproduces twelve remarkable miniature woodcuts, with an introduction by Welford D. Taylor and notes by Parker C. Agelasto.
Two hundred numbered copies are bound in boards covered in Japan mulberry paper purchased by Lankes for an unrealized project.
There is also a 75-copy Deluxe edition, bound in full leather.
Slipcases made by David Barry are available for an extra charge of $10. They can be purchased as a separate item through this catalog.