Four Views of Kealakekua Bay

By: Peter and Donna Thomas

Price: $500.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Collectible: Like New


Miniature Book. 2 7/8 x 1 3/4 inches. Unpaginated. This book is printed in a long scroll of hand-made paper printed on one side, 2 multi-colored linocuts, title printed in red ink; text clean, unmarked. Decorative paper over boards, wooden frame holds a dowel in place which can be turned to retract the unfurled scroll which has a metal dowel at the far end, illustrated paper label on front cover; binding square and tight, minor shelf wear. SA1019-010. SCARCE. Fine. LIMITED EDITION of 75 copies, this is number 46, printed letterpress on Peter's handmade paper, linocut illustration by Donna Thomas. The four views of Kealakekua Bay include texts by Captain James Cook (1779); Mark Twain (1866), Johnny Noble (1933), and Donna Thomas' multi-color linocut. A lovely volume. REFERENCE: Bradbury, 20th-Century U.S. Miniature Books, No. 757 (Bradbury has the limitation (50 copies) incorrect.)

Title: Four Views of Kealakekua Bay

Author Name: Peter and Donna Thomas

Categories: Miniature Book,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Santa Cruz, CA, Peter and Donna Thomas: 1998

Binding: Miniature Book

Book Condition: Collectible: Like New

Type: Miniature Book

Seller ID: SA1019-010

Keywords: Four Views of Kealakekua Bay, Peter and Donna Thomas, Fine Press, Limited Edition, Miniature Book, Hawaii, Scroll Book, Artist's Book, Captain Cook, Mark Twain, Johnny Noble