Will O' The Mill

Book, pictures and comments courtesy of Paul Jackson.

Will O' The Mill

by Robert Louis Stevenson, 1901
Illumined by Harriet Robarge
#218 of 350

This book measures 7 3/4" x 5 7/8" and has 53 pages. The body of the text is set in Old Style Antiqua. The limited edition of 350 shown above, was bound in suede with a wallet edge. The regular edition was printed on Boxmoor and bound in suede. The decorations, portrait and initials are by Samuel Warner. Typography was done by Andrew Andrews. Additionally, there was also a limited edition of 100 that was illuminated, numbered and bound in 3/4 leather.

Almost all the limited suede editions had the leather edge trimming around the suede. This is commonly referred to as a "wallet edge" printed on Imperial Japan Vellum and bound in 3/4 leather

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