Books & Vines Re-Launch: Private/Fine Press News for 2019

After a two year hiatus, I would like to welcome you to a re-launched Books and Vines. Plenty of articles are in the works for the coming months to highlight recent release private/fine press publications while continuing our march through some of the greatest works in private press history (see the ‘Upcoming Reviews’ section for details). Look for the first review article in the coming … Continue reading Books & Vines Re-Launch: Private/Fine Press News for 2019

London: A Pilgrimage, by Gustave Doré and Blanchard Jerrold, Easton Press Deluxe Limited Edition

One of the latest Deluxe Limited Editions (DLE) to be released by Easton Press is London: A Pilgrimage, by Gustave Doré (1832-1883) and Blanchard Jerrold (1826-1884).  I was excited about this publication since Gustave Doré is one of my favorite illustrators, and Victorian England one on my favorite times and settings in history (at least for literature). London: A Pilgrimage was first published in 1872 by Grant & Company, … Continue reading London: A Pilgrimage, by Gustave Doré and Blanchard Jerrold, Easton Press Deluxe Limited Edition