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Paperblanks Flexis William Kilburn Floralia Mini 208pp SOFTCOVER LINED (NEW) (BO1L)

Paperblanks Flexis William Kilburn Floralia Mini 208pp SOFTCOVER LINED (NEW) (BO1L)
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FLEXIBLE SOFTCOVER NOTEBOOK

Lined: 9781439772850

  • Flexible softcover and spine
  • 208 lined pages - 95 x 140mm (3.75 x 5.5in) - 80gsm
  • Expanded page count for boundless creativity!
  • Smythe sewn binding
  • Decorated page edges
  • Back cover memento pouch
  • Bookmark satin ribbon page marker
  • Acid-free, archival paper
  • Takes pen and ink beautifully

Introducing Paperblanks Flexis, a sophisticated new line of softcover notebooks.

Our new softcover Flexis are the ultimate notebooks for writers with somewhere to go. Enjoy the freedom that comes with flexibility!

Crafted with a flexible cover material, these lightweight notebooks offer increased mobility for everyday use. Their durable, Smyth sewn spines allow the books to lie completely flat while also providing the flexibility to open 360 degrees, connecting cover-to-cover for a stable writing surface on the go.

The eternal appeal of a classic floral design is captured in the work of Irish illustrator William Kilburn (1745–1818). The artist behind William Curtis’ Flora Londinensis, a comprehensive book on 18th-century English botany, Kilburn was also a leading designer and printer of calico. With winding twigs, colourful petals and undulating seaweed, Kilburn’s unique ability to blend local flora with exotic plants is on full display in this design. This characteristic sense of creative freedom was so sought after that by the late 1700s his style was widely imitated. To protect his signature patterns, Kilburn became an activist for artists’ rights, fighting in court to defend copyright in the textile industry.

Sadly, Kilburn was unsuccessful in stopping his designs from being copied, and he died bankrupt in 1818. It is our honour to bring an original William Kilburn print back to life here. His name may not be familiar, but we see Kilburn’s influence in the work of textile artists like William Morris who have followed in his footsteps, and in the copyright laws that protect artists today.

GREAT GIFT IDEA - ORDER THIS NEW RELEASE SOFTCOVER PAPERBLANKS JOURNAL TODAY
 

Product Code PB72850
Manufacturer Paperblanks
Condition New
Weight 0.181kg

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