Views of Stromness & Neighbourhood - 09/200
No. 8 of 200
Discover an insight into the past with a high quality reprint of a rare 1897 photograph album featuring 16 high-quality black and white images of Stromness and surrounding areas of interest.
This is one of a limited edition of 200 bindings - each one numbered and hand-bound in a unique combination of hand printed paper, leather or vellum.
The label to the front is hand printed as is the numbered ticket inside the rear cover.
COVER - Katagami Flowers
A relief print made on indigo painted, handmade sunn hemp paper The pattern is from an antique Japanese stencil which was used to apply decoration to fabrics for kimono and scarves.
SPINE & CORNERS - Goatskin leather spine, vellum corners
SIZE - 9 x 6¾ inches, 230 x 170 mm
COVER LABEL: Letterpress. Gold ink on walnut painted VPCo Handmade paper
BAG - This book is supplied in a slate grey cotton bag with hand printed VPCo logo.