Shakespeare’s Sonnets, William Shakespeare, New Albion Press

{Ed. Note: This article is from Books and Vines contributor DlphcOracl. If you like what you see below, please contact Jonathan Finegold to place an order, or to say hello and express potential interest in future works he is considering; that being a book of Montaigne’s essays and another of Whitman’s poems. Mr. Finegold’s response to one of my questions is a wonderful example of how fine private … Continue reading Shakespeare’s Sonnets, William Shakespeare, New Albion Press

Two Tennyson’s – Maud: A Monodrama, The Kelmscott Press (1893) and In Memorium, The Vale Press (1900)

{Ed. Note: This latest article from Books and Vines contributor Neil looks at two works of Alfred, Lord Tennyson, published by famous presses at the start of the modern private press movement: Maud: A Monodrama from The Kelmscott Press (1893) and In Memorium from The Vale Press (1900). What fantastic presswork, in the pictures below just look at the type, the ornamentation and the quality of the paper!} Alfred, … Continue reading Two Tennyson’s – Maud: A Monodrama, The Kelmscott Press (1893) and In Memorium, The Vale Press (1900)