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Colours of Persia Susan Allix
Colors of Persia
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Lccn: 2009484330
Physical details: ill. (some colored)
"Perceptions, accounts, comments, remarks & descriptions from the travel writings of Arrian, Ibn Battuta, Sir John Chardin, Sir Robert Ker Porter, and others"--P. [13].
The books is in five sections: Tehran, Mashad, Yazd, Shiraz, and Isfahan. The section titles are printed in English and Farsi. A different typeface is used for each author.
"The prints are etchings and lino-cuts with aquatint, dry-point, and carborundum. The paper is hand made; for the letterpress Barcham Green RWS, and for the prints Richard de Bas"--Colophon.
Bound in blue, yellow, black, and natural goatskin. Inlay work includes a translucent waxed paper which lets the title, in English and Farsi, show through. In a clamshell box covered in blue cloth.
"An edition of 25"--Colophon.
LC has copy 19, signed by the artist.
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38 cm.
[130] p.
Provision Activity Statement
London : [Allix], 2007.
Provision Activity
Publication: England 2007
Publication: London Allix 2007
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Colours of Persia