Hand Papermaking: Papermaking by Hand, A Book of Qualified Suspicions
1982·(Minor Confluence, WI)
by Hamady, Walter
(Minor Confluence, WI): Perishable Press, 1982. Zapf, Hermann. Octavo. 46pp., + (6)ff. One of 200 copies. The text describes how "handmade paper is made directly from used rags of cotton & linen origin as well as other materials." Printed on different handmade papers, in various colors, with linoleum cuts by Jim Lee and a title-page calligraphed by Hermann Zapf. Numerous samples are included, among them a paper-pulp painting and an embossed page. One of the most readable and instructive papermaking books, as well as the most elegant. Fine in Irish linen-covered boards. Prospectus laid-in.
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