What the End is For, by Jorie Graham, Illustrations by Julian Lethbridge, Arion Press

I have often remarked in these pages how I appreciate Arion Press exposing me to works that I would otherwise not allow myself to be enlightened by. I enjoy ‘core canon’ classics, and have often felt there are so many great works in history that spending time on contemporary works would only distract me from more ‘important’ reading. A questionable approach, to be sure, but … Continue reading What the End is For, by Jorie Graham, Illustrations by Julian Lethbridge, Arion Press

It’s the Holidays — Support the Fine Press Eco-System!

{Ed. Note: This first ran last holiday season, though it has been updated with current information and the latest news from fine press publishers.} As the holiday’s quickly approach, it is time to remind all Books and Vines readers about the importance of doing all we can to support those who create and sell the finely done private press books we all admire. In a world awash … Continue reading It’s the Holidays — Support the Fine Press Eco-System!