Affordable Treasures and Pleasures, No. 1: Acts of Light: Emily Dickinson (New York Graphic Society, 1980)

{Ed. Note: This is the first part of what will be an on-going series looking at finely done books that are actually affordable! The idea for this series, and this article, is by Books and Vines contributor DlphcOracl.} Many of the books featured on Books and Vines have two features in common: (1) they represent the pinnacle of private press imagination, craftsmanship and typographical excellence, and … Continue reading Affordable Treasures and Pleasures, No. 1: Acts of Light: Emily Dickinson (New York Graphic Society, 1980)

A Look at a Mix of Later Publications from the Limited Editions Club, Part 4

{Ed. Note: This is part 4 (the final part) of a series looking at a mix of Limited Edition Club (LEC) publications from the Shiff-era; an era in which the book form was elevated to an art in itself, publishing editions with no expense spared. See here for part 1, here for part 2 and here for part 3. There will be a few more Shiff era books reviewed … Continue reading A Look at a Mix of Later Publications from the Limited Editions Club, Part 4