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Arion Press.

Andrew Hoyem

Arion Press.

by Andrew Hoyem

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Published .
Written in English

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    Paginationp. 33-7
    Number of Pages33
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    Open LibraryOL21597726M

    "a vortex has us by the beak and we dive down", on page 56 from the book With the Night Mail: A Story of A.D by Rudyard Kipling (San Francisco: Arion Press, ) "And I Saw," illustration in the book The Apocalypse/The Revelation of Saint John The Divine/The Last Book of the New Testament from the King James Version of the Bible,   The spirited evening, led by Arion Press Publisher Andrew Hoyem and his wife, senior editor Diana Ketcham, honored sculptor John Newman, Author: Catherine Bigelow. AVAILABILITY: The Arion Press edition is limited to copies at a price of $ It was almost instantly out of print. This entry was posted in Fine Press Book Reviews and tagged Arion Press, Poetry, Whitman. This trade edition of Moby-Dick is a reduced version of the Arion Press Moby-Dick, which was published in in a limited edition of copies and has been hailed as a modern masterpiece of bookmaking. It was hand set under the supervision of one of America's finest book designers and printers. The initial letters that begin each chapter were designed especially for this book and christened /5(K).

    San Francisco: Arion Press, Number of numbered copies. Signed by the artist. From the acclaimed Arion Press: Cane is regarded as the highest literary achievement of the Harlem Renaissance and a masterpiece of African-American writing. To call it a novel is misleading, for the book is made up of many parts, by turn fiction, poetry, drama, set in rural Georgia, urban Washington, D.   4 of 7 Arion Press is a San Francisco publishing press founded by Andrew Hoyem (right) that makes hand-crafted, limited edition works of literature on Monday, December 4, . The Todd collection includes his personal copies of some of the finest creations of the Arion Press, such as the Poems of W.B. Yeats with Diebenkorn etchings, and the Moser-illustrated Moby Dick, as well as Beat-related poetry and art. A Travel Book, Fred Martin, Arion Press, The spring semester exhibit in Special Collections features a selection of books from the Arion Press. The press has been making beautiful limited edition books since the mid s, carrying on a strong tradition of California fine printing.

      The announcement from Arion Press arrived on the Friday before Thanksgiving: Andrew Hoyem, the company’s founder and one of the most distinguished fine printers in the world, had retired. So had his wife, Diana Ketcham, Arion’s editorial director. Arion, located in the Presidio, is . Genesis. San Francisco: Arion Press, (AFR) Translation by Robert Alter – Etching by Michael Mazur – Etching printed by Robert E. Townsend – Designed and produced under the direction of Andrew Hoyem – Handmade papers from the paper mill at Velké Losiny, Czech Republic, and Le Moulin de Larroque et Pombié, France.   The book itself is beautiful, as I have come to expect from the Arion Press. My one main gripe about the book would be the lack of a slipcase. While I understand that a slipcase, a solander box, a chemise, or other enclosure for the book drives up expense and may also be considered a design feature, I always want something to protect books that. San Francisco: The Arion Press, One of fifty special copies contained in a magnificent box with a terra cotta bas-relief by Michael Graves of his site plan for Gatsby's estate and two original drawings for the book for the drawing on page 19 and on p out of a total edition limited to copies, and signed by the illustrator.


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