Justinian and Theodora courtesy of Dick Blacher
Picture and note courtesy of Dick Blacher. Description by Paul Jackson.
Justinian and Theodora
by Elbert and Alice Hubbard, 1906
Note: #18 of 106
The book measures 7 7/8" x 5 7/8" and has 107 pages. The body of the text is set in Caslon. The limited edition of 106 depicted above was printed on Japan Vellum and bound in 3/4 tooled leather. Some of the 106 were also bound in full tooled leather according to McKenna. The regular edition was bound in suede, paper over boards with a suede spine or in an Alicia binding and printed on Roycroft handmade paper. The title page, initials, colophon and running heads were designed by Dard Hunter. Note the inlay work on the spine.
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