The Silverado Squatters, by Robert Louis Stevenson, Arion Press (1996)

Concerning Robert Louis Stevenson‘s The Silverado Squatters I must start with a simple exhortation for you to drop what you are doing and simply read it. This is travel writing done right! Engaging, interesting and thought-provoking, it pulls you into it’s time and place as if you were there. Secondly, this edition from Arion Press is the one to read. With atmospheric photographs from the renowned photographer Michael Kenna sprinkled … Continue reading The Silverado Squatters, by Robert Louis Stevenson, Arion Press (1996)

‘Thomas Jefferson’s Paris Walks’, text by Diana Ketcham, photographs by Michael Kenna, Arion Press (2012)

{Ed. Note: I have not read this new edition yet, so will add to this review my thoughts on the text after reading. However, I wanted to get some first thoughts and visuals of the book posted immediately, as I think fans of fine photography, Thomas Jefferson, Paris, Michael Kenna, and those who just love beautifully done books should get an early peek so to … Continue reading ‘Thomas Jefferson’s Paris Walks’, text by Diana Ketcham, photographs by Michael Kenna, Arion Press (2012)

Some Photo’s on Six Random Arion Press Books

Was in a local bookstore (Book Gallery in Phoenix) that had six Arion Press books for sale.  All I had with me was my iPhone, so I apologize for the less then stellar photo’s and backgrounds, but I thought I would pass on some of the photo’s, lousy as they may be. I should be getting my first set of Arion Press books early this week, … Continue reading Some Photo’s on Six Random Arion Press Books