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  • Sull’indole del piacere e del dolore - P. Verri

    €250.00

    RESERVATIONS ARE OPEN

    Special pre-publication price valid through August 31, 2020. 
    Included in the discounted price is a personalized inscription. 

    A passionate investigation into the search for pleasure, engine of human action.

    This new edition will be published in Summer 2020. It will be a limited edition of 170 numbered copies.

  • Giulio Da Milano creatore di tipi

    €120.00

    Limited edition of 120 copies typeset by hand and letterpress-printed.
    First and comprehensive typographic tribute to one of the most inventive 20th-century Italian type designers who created four iconic typefaces.

  • Alessandro Butti creatore di tipi

    €100.00

    Limited edition of 300 copies typeset by hand and letterpress-printed. First and comprehensive typographic tribute to the most prominent Italian type designer in the period 1930-1950s and his very successful types. Typeset by hand in the original 1930s, 1940s, and 1950s types he designed, which were cast by Nebiolo Foundry in those years.

  • Aldo Novarese

    €80.00

    Limited edition of 50 numbered copies typeset by hand in movable types, letter by letter, and letterpress-printed.

    This booklet is a homage to Italian type designer Aldo Novarese in the centenary of his birth (1920-2020). It has been typeset by hand in types he designed, which were cast by Nebiolo Foundry in Turin. 

  • A discussion about printing - Anton F. Doni

    €150.00

    Limited edition of 250 copies typeset by hand in movable types, letter by letter, and letterpress-printed.

    Bilingual English-Italian edition. First English appearance.

    Florence, late 15th century. An animated discussion takes place about the revolution prompted by the introduction of printing, in opposition to manuscript books.
    It reflects the opposite attitudes that, in recent times, have divided public opinion about paperless digital information and printing. The arguments are pretty much the same: aesthetic beauty, taste and nostalgia as opposed to practicality, economic convenience, diffusion, market.

  • TRE ATTI IN CUCINA

    €100.00

    Limited edition of 70 copies typeset by hand in movable types, letter by letter, and letterpress-printed.

    Three recipes by cook Cesare Giaccone from Langhe (Piedmont), light and springy, invite to react to the current lockdown situation (Spring 2020), thinking about the pleasures of conviviality and good food.

  • KUPAHÚBA, Il canto della foresta Amazzonica

    €280.00

    Limited edition of 320 copies typeset by hand in movable types, letter by letter, and letterpress-printed.

    Collection of inedited poems by Márcia Theóphilo, dedicated to the Amazon Forest, where the author spent her infancy, living there with her grandmother, and where she goes back as an antropologist to study and preserve the oral culture of Indian tribes. 

    Includes an original etching singed by the artist.

  • Dialogo delle Lingue - Sperone Speroni

    €280.00

    Limited edition of 118 copies typeset by hand in movable types, letter by letter, and letterpress-printed.

    A debate between advocates of the ongoing superiority of Latin and Greek, and proponents of vernacular, already fully affirmed in the 16th century, celebrates the beauty and the full dignity of the Italian language.

  • La iena di San Giorgio - guido Ceronetti

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    Signed playbill.
    The Tallone Press, who has printed in 40 years 37 works by Guido Ceronetti, has designed and letterpress printed the playbills for his theater company “Teatro dei Sensibili”.

  • rosa vercesi - guido Ceronetti

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    Signed playbill.
    The Tallone Press, who has printed in 40 years 37 works by Guido Ceronetti, has designed and letterpress printed the playbills for his theater company “Teatro dei Sensibili”.

  • Il Cantico dei Cantici

    €120.00

    Limited edition of 356 copies typeset by hand in movable types, letter by letter, and letterpress-printed.

    Italian translation by Guido Ceronetti, made expressly for this edition.

  • Manuale Tipografico I - Enrico Tallone et al.

    €0.00

    – PRICE ON REQUEST STILL AVAILABLE BY CONTACTING THE PRINTER –  

    Limited edition of 249 copies typeset by hand in movable types, letter by letter, and letterpress-printed.

    dedicated to the aesthetic of title pages and capital letters. Includes original specimens from the 1930s.