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Celestial Dragon

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.


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A5 - 312 pages. Hand dyed turquoise and navy-blue kangaroo leather. Main feature is a hand sculpted snow dragon in ice blue and white with wings outstretched, aloft in the night sky with stars reflected in the lake below.
   Sterling silver lockable wire clasp with stylised dragon wing design and ring-wire gates. Sterling silver padlock is engraved with SC - the initials of the owner of the book. The lock opens with a sterling silver sun/moon folding key hand carved from three layers of 1mm silver plate - the key can be hidden away inside the disc and worn as a pendant.
   The book is sewn in French style with two reinforcing ribbons and spinal insert. Red headbands. Sky blue satin bookmark with straight diagonal cut. Blue linen endpapers. The stars in the background are based on NGC 300 - a Milky-Way-like galaxy about 9 million light years away. It is a member of a small group of galaxies towards the southern constellation of Sculptor.
Cover: 158mm W x 220mm H (6.25 x 8.68in). Page: 148mm W x 210mm H (5.88 x 8.25in). Weight: 0.882kg (1.95lb).
International Order: Skyler Courter (California)
Book - 01 Oct 2003 - 26 Jul 2004, Clasp 09 Sep 2004 - 11 Dec 2004

Celestial Dragon Journal

Celestial Dragon Journal
This design is also available as a 5" x 8" wire-bound journal for only $11.95 USD. 160 pages - blank or lined.

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