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The seafarer / translated from the Anglo-Saxon by Amy Kate Riach ; with illustrations from original monoprints by Jila Peacock: PB 1-2011

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

The seafarer / translated from the Anglo-Saxon by Amy Kate Riach ; with illustrations from original monoprints by Jila Peacock

Maker(s)

Translator: Riach, Amy Kate
Printmaker: Peacock, Jila
Publisher: Sylph Editions

Categories

Description

20 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 47 cm. Issued in case.
Museum has copy no. 26 with title page signed by Riach and Peacook.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (2011)

Dating

Production date: AD 2011

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Illustrations

Materials used in production

Printing ink

Techniques used in production

Printing : "This book was designed by Ornan Rotem and set in Hoefler & Frere-Jones's Requiem .... Zone Graphics printed this book at Paddock Wood, Kent ..., on bamboo paper supplied by Fenner Paper. The first edition is limited to one hundred copies, three of which are hors série; 12 copies--lettered A to L--are signed, slipcased and accompanied with an original monoprint by Jila Peacock. The remaining 88 copies are signed, numbered and slipcased."--Colophon.

Identification numbers

Accession number: PB 1-2011
Primary reference Number: 199509
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Friday 18 July 2014 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Manuscripts and Printed Books

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2024) "The seafarer / translated from the Anglo-Saxon by Amy Kate Riach ; with illustrations from original monoprints by Jila Peacock" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/199509 Accessed: 2024-04-15 11:28:13

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