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.
A4 - 312 pages. High quality black suede. Main feature
is a hand sculpted bass relief female angel in white with wings
outstretched. Latin text beneath the angel reads "NASCENTES MORIMUR"
which means "from the moment of birth, we begin to die". The book
is sewn in French style with three reinforcing ribbons and spinal
insert. Red headbands. Black satin tasselled bookmark. Gold/Silver
Cover: 220mm W x 309mm H (8.66 x 12.17in). Page: 210mm W x 297mm
H (8.25 x 11.75in). Weight: 1.29kg (2.85lb).
International Order: Alvin Florentino (New Jersey) 11 Oct 2004
- 01 Dec 2004