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  • 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.
    The discussion 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 versus economic convenience, nostalgia as opposed to practicality.

  • KUPAHÚBA, 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.

    It is a love poem from the Bible in the form of a dialogue between a young woman and her lover. 

  • Manuale Tipografico I - Enrico Tallone et al.

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    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.

  • Complemento al Manuale Tipografico I

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    Limited edition of 156 copies typeset by hand in movable types, letter by letter, and letterpress-printed.

    Dedicated to the aesthetics of indexes, colophons and book prospectuses. Includes original specimens from the 1930s.

  • Manuale Tipografico II - Enrico Tallone et al.

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    Limited edition of 386 copies typeset by hand in movable types, letter by letter, and letterpress-printed.

    Dedicated to the aesthetics of page layout, types and book formats.

    It includes original Tallones' quartos from the 1930s onwards, together with lower-case alphabet tables of the original foundry types owned by the Tallones, each of them described by Enrico Tallone.

  • IL CANTO DEGLI ITALIANI

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    Limited edition of 150 copies typeset by hand in movable types, letter by letter, and letterpress-printed.

    The Italian national anthem and a portrait of the men who wrote it: Goffredo Mameli, Michele Novaro, and Lorenzo Valerio.

  • Libroinfinito

    €950.00

    Print run of 18 copies. A tribute to the 26 letters of the alphabet which give form to Literature, Libroinfinito is designed so as to create a circular 'infinite' reading experience. Design by Giulio Iacchetti & Tallone Press.

  • SILENZIO - Giuseppe Ungaretti

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    Limited edition of 200 copies typeset by hand in movable types, letter by letter, and letterpress-printed.

    This edition includes the fable “Silence” by Edgar Allan Poe, and both its Italian and French translation, respectively written by Giuseppe Ungaretti and Charles Baudelaire.