The Voices of Marrakesh, by Elias Canetti, Arion Press (2001)

One of my favorite things about collecting works from Arion Press is that while I get a good selection of well known classics, I also get introduced to great works and great writers who, while lesser known, are well worth exploring. An excellent example of which is Arion’s publication of The Voices of Marrakesh by Elias Canetti. Canetti (1905–1994), a Bulgarian-born writer who wrote plays, novels and non-fiction, won the Nobel Prize … Continue reading The Voices of Marrakesh, by Elias Canetti, Arion Press (2001)

My Visit to Arion Press, Part Two – Art

A few days ago, I posted pictures of equipment used at Arion Press to create their wonderful books.  The pictures were taken at my visit to Arion Press in early September this year.  This next installment looks at some of the artwork hanging on the walls at Arion.  These pictures are mostly originals, done by artists they commission, for the illustrations of their books. Probably my … Continue reading My Visit to Arion Press, Part Two – Art

Arion Press, Photos of The Ballad of Lemon and Crow & The Voices of Marrakesh

I always get excited running across Arion Press books that I have not seen before, so I was thrilled when I saw a couple that I had not seen before in my local bookstore (Book Gallery in Phoenix — no I am not a paid spokesman(!), nor do I have any interest, other than the store is great, Mike Riley (the owner) and his staff … Continue reading Arion Press, Photos of The Ballad of Lemon and Crow & The Voices of Marrakesh