A Folio of Letters from Jane Austen Novels, The Bowler Press (2012)

As announced in Books and Vines News, the Pride and Prejudice project from The Bowler Press is now formally kicked off, with special pro-order pricing and perks being offered for purchases or contributions.  To whet your appetite, I thought it would be a good time to post A Folio of Letters from Jane Austen Novels, which was recently released from The Bowler Press. For those of you who do not … Continue reading A Folio of Letters from Jane Austen Novels, The Bowler Press (2012)

The Importance of Being Earnest, by Oscar Wilde, The Bowler Press, 2008

The first fine press book reviewed on Books and Vines (on July 6, 2011) was Oscar Wilde‘s The Importance of Being Earnest, from The Bowler Press. Unfortunately for The Bowler Press, in the early days of Books and Vines site traffic was lucky to be 50 or so visits a day with single digit subscribers.  Now that daily traffic is 400-500 visits daily and growing, … Continue reading The Importance of Being Earnest, by Oscar Wilde, The Bowler Press, 2008

The Bowler Press – Wilde’s Importance of Being Earnest

When doing some searches a few months back on what fine private presses still exist, I stumbled upon The Bowler Press in Vancouver.  The Bowler Press was founded in 2007 by Jarrett Morrison with an intent to primarily print illustrated works of classic literature in limited editions, with occasional new works from time to time.   Presswork is performed on a Chandler and Price Old Style jobber manufactured … Continue reading The Bowler Press – Wilde’s Importance of Being Earnest