A Long Story
- Brett, Simon Motion, Andrew
- New / / Quanitity available: 1
- ISBN: 189-9-93314--
Old School Press, 2001, Limited edition. A poem in four parts by Andrew Motion, with wood engravings by Simon Brett, printed from the wood. The poem is written in a loose rambling rhythm and concerns key moments from childhood to adulthood. Hardback book, one of 230 copies. This is a designer binding by Patrick Fox using one of the 19 sets of loose sheets (this #213) sold for the purposes of bespoke binding. Sheets printed on 170gsm Magnani paper; Fournier typeface; colophon signed by both Andrew Motion and Simon Brett. Binding spec: bound in blue/white striped African cloth, leather titles pasted on front and spine, Fabriano Roma endpapers, and contained in a plain blue cloth-covered slipcase. As new.