The Man of Sorrows

Book, pictures and comments courtesy of Paul Jackson

The Man of Sorrows

by Elbert Hubbard, 1904
#64 of 203 COPIES

The book measures 7 3/4" x 5 3/4" and has 150 pages. The text body is done in Scotch Roman and it was printed on Roycroft handmade paper. There were numerous variants of this book printed in 1904/05, 1905, 1906, 1908, and 1927. This is the 3/4 Levant issue of 102 on Japan Vellum and hand illuminated.  The title page and initials are illumined. Additionally, there was a printing of 90 bound in 3/4 leather, numerous versions in suede and an edition of 10 bound in full hand-tooled leather.

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