Justinian and Theodora courtesy of Alburn Sleeper
Book and pictures courtesy of Alburn Sleeper, "The Aurora Silversmith"
Justinian and Theodora
by Elbert and Alice Hubbard, 1906
#34 of 106
The book measures 7 7/8" x5 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 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.
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