A Look at Shanty Bay Press

{Ed. Note: Thank you to Walter Bachinski and Janis Butler for their many replies with information and pictures. Also to Crispin Elsted for his many comments, and to Eyal Reingold and Elizabeth Bosman for their comments. Lastly, putting this article together shows me, yet again, how invaluable a resource ‘Parenthesis’ is, so please support FPBA and subscribe  to ‘Parenthesis’!} Shanty Bay Press is a private … Continue reading A Look at Shanty Bay Press

Aeneid, by Virgil, Folio Society Limited Edition

The Aeneid is one of the most important single works in all of Western literature. It tells the story of Aeneas, a Trojan who travelled to Italy, where he became the ancestor of the Romans.  It was written by Virgil between 29 and 19 BC, immediately after the tumultuous civil wars that had engulfed Rome. Augustus Caesar was now on the throne, and a long period of stability was to begin. Virgil’s epic … Continue reading Aeneid, by Virgil, Folio Society Limited Edition