The Art of Book Design: Steep Trails » « Project Badgermascus – Part 1- Three Pieces of Steel, Two Kinds of Failure The Art of Book Design: The Prophet of Martinique Lydia Whitaker. The Prophet of Martinique. New York, J.S. Barcus Company, c1906. via: The Library of Congress Share this:TweetShare on TumblrPocketMoreEmailPrintLike this:Like Loading... Related The Art of Book Design: Steep Trails » « Project Badgermascus – Part 1- Three Pieces of Steel, Two Kinds of Failure
Awesome cover. Spectacular and striking.
Mount Pelee I presume circa 1902? (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mount_Pel%C3%A9e )
Wonder who the “prophet” referred to in the title was? Can’t seem to find much on the author or this book with my google-fu largely failing me. (This aside : https://www.abebooks.com/servlet/BookDetailsPL?bi=808912371&searchurl=an%3Dwhitaker%2Blydia%26sortby%3D17&cm_sp=snippet-_-srp1-_-title3 which isn’t overly informative.)
That is a lot of lava in the ocean there tho’.. almost say a (crescent even!) lunar sea of it!
Thinking of :