The Travels of Sir John Mandeville beyond the Holy Land. Foolscap Press, Sir John Mandeville.
The Travels of Sir John Mandeville beyond the Holy Land
The Travels of Sir John Mandeville beyond the Holy Land
The Travels of Sir John Mandeville beyond the Holy Land
The Travels of Sir John Mandeville beyond the Holy Land

The Travels of Sir John Mandeville beyond the Holy Land

Santa Cruz: Foolscap Press, 2019. Limited edition. Softcover. Fine. Item #21273

Folio. Printed on paper handmade at the University of Iowa's Center for the Books; five double-spread maps are printed in paper handmade at Papeterie Saint-Armand in Montreal. Printed letterpress by Lawrence G. Van Valzer in Silentium, a font designed by Jovica Veljović.


The text is based mainly on the Cotton MS C.xvi, a translation first edited in 1725. Illustrated throughout by Peggy Gotthold, who also hand painted and gilded the pages. Bound in deep red Cave paper and protected in a cloth clamshell case. A fine copy.


One of 90 numbered copies signed by the printer and the artist.

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Price: $1,500.00

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