From an Almanack, 1726
Originally by Cardanus Rider
Illustrated by Peter Reddick
Published by The Old Stile Press, 2010
 
56 pages
370 x 235mm
Printed on 130gsm Hahnem uhle old antique laid paper
Limited Edition of 150 copies, signed by the artist.
Bound by Glenn Malkin 2011
 
Exhibited as part of the Elizabeth Soutar Bookbinding Competition 2011, supported by the National Library of Scotland.
 
Boards covered in tinted vellum, then overlaid and bound with dark green goatskin with acrylic painted edges. Blind tooled and onlaid floral design in leather. Traditionally gold tooled by hand on the spine with the title.
 
The design represents the four seasons and twelve months of the year which is discussed within, the floral design changing with the seasons and alluding to the 'notes on husbandry' within.
 
Presented in a two part sliding box with hand marbled paper decoration.
 
Available for sale - PRICE: £795