Zen Firecracker 1 & 2
Here is the real treasure of imagination - books that people wished
into existence, every one unique, every one magical. Some of these books
are made from specialised materials such as emu leather (to look like
dragon scales), real silver, amber, keys, feathers, dreams.
| A6+ - 78 pages. ISBN 0-9751618-4-9
Two limited edition handmade copies of A Zen Firecracker
by Graham Nunn. Hand carved kangaroo leather, hand-dyed London Brown
(mix of London Tan and Brown) with gold text. A selection of haiku
poetry and illustrations printed on heavy rice paper using pigment
inks. Japanese style binding, traditional stitch design (simplified
Asa-no-ha toji). Main feature is a monk, kneeling to meditate -
the monk design features on the original paperback cover and also
as one of the illustrations inside the book. Back cover has book
over world globe which is the logo for Impressed Publishing. Black
gold milano endpapers.
Cover: 140mm W x 169mm H x 13mm D (5.51 x 6.65 x 0.51in).
Page: 131mm W x 158mm H (5.15 x 6.22in).
Publisher: David Weekes, Impressed Publishing (Brisbane, Australia)
Book#1 03 Nov 2003 - 04 Apr 2004, Book#2 19 Apr 2004 - 11 May 2004