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The adventures of Tom Sawyer

Author: Mark Twain; Jim Rimmer; Pie Tree Press & Typefoundry.
Publisher: New Westminster, BC : Pie Tree Press & Type Foundry, [2008] ©2008
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The Adventures of Tom Sawyer is a stellar accomplishment in the very productive life of the Pie Tree press and Type Foundry, operated by Jim Rimmer of Vancouver B.C., Canada. Over six years in the making, Jim has tapped all his amazing creative resources in putting together this truley unique and very handsome volume of an American classic - surely a volume which Mark Twain himself would have embraced and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
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Named Person: Tom Sawyer, (Fictitious character); Tom Sawyer, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Twain; Jim Rimmer; Pie Tree Press & Typefoundry.
OCLC Number: 1111142081
Notes: "This book has been made by Jim Rimmer who also drew and cut the blocks, designed and engraved the principle types, and did the binding. Title-page type is Duensing Titling. Text type is Hannibal Oldstyle, named for the author's birthplace and fitted to run on the monotype composition caster. Garamont Italic was cast to align. Proofreading was done by Antia Keister and Eric Swanick. Printing was don on a colts armory half super royal platen press. Paper is arches white two hundred GSM. This edition is limited to seventy-five copies, this numbered ..."
Limited edition of 75 copies.
Description: 235 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 38 cm
Other Titles: Adventures of Tom Sawyer
Responsibility: by Mark Twain ; illustrated and printed by Jim Rimmer in a new type engraved by him for this book.

Abstract:

"The Adventures of Tom Sawyer is a stellar accomplishment in the very productive life of the Pie Tree press and Type Foundry, operated by Jim Rimmer of Vancouver B.C., Canada. Over six years in the making, Jim has tapped all his amazing creative resources in putting together this truley unique and very handsome volume of an American classic - surely a volume which Mark Twain himself would have embraced and treasured."--"A private press achievement of greatest proportions" by Rich Hopkins.

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