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  • La commedia - Dante Alighieri

    €1,200.00

    Limited edition of 209 copies typeset by hand in movable types, letter by letter, and letterpress-printed.

    An edition in 3 volumes, for a total of 740 pages entirely handset.

    Text edited by Francesco Mazzoni, based on the reading by Giorgio Petrocchi for the Società Dantesca Italiana.

  • Luca Pacioli - Sergio Castrucci

    €300.00

    Limited edition of 42 copies typeset by hand in movable types, letter by letter, and letterpress-printed.

    The adventurous life of Luca Pacioli, the inventor of the double-entry accounting system, who befriended Leonardo da Vinci and designed the so-called "dignissimus" alphabet.

    It includes 3 original woodcuts, made expressly for this edition.

  • Visioni della vita rapita – Davide Rondoni

    €300.00

    Limited edition of 120 copies typeset by hand in movable types, letter by letter, and letterpress-printed.

    First Italian anthology of Davide Rondoni’s poetry. It includes 50 poems, out of which 16 are unedited.

  • La lettera a Ludovico il Moro - Leonardo da Vinci

    €5,000.00

    Limited edition of 24 copies typeset by hand in movable types, letter by letter, and letterpress-printed.

    One of 24 copies with a drypoint etching by Giuseppe Penone.

    The first modern curriculum vitae, written by Leonardo da Vinci to the Duke in Milan, proves to be a document of rare effectiveness. Its ten-point structure describes a man so versatile and polymath that it would be difficult for any other candidate to compete with that.

  • Manuale Tipografico III - Enrico Tallone et al.

    €0.00

    – PRICE ON REQUEST STILL AVAILABLE BY CONTACTING THE PRINTER –  
    Limited edition of 358 copies typeset by hand in movable types, numbered and letterpress printed.

    Dedicated to the aesthetic of papers, watermarks and inks. It includes more than a hundred original samples of ancient papers (starting from the 15th century), as well as original samples of the finest 20th-century typographic inks and papers (among which those used in the 1930s-1950s by Mondrian, Léger, Picasso, Chagall, De Chirico, Aristide Maillol and the greatest artists based in Paris)

  • Manuale Tipografico IV - Enrico Tallone et al.

    €0.00

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    – STILL AVAILABLE BY CONTACTING THE PRINTER – 

    Dedicated to the engraving, founding and printing techniques in favour of the aesthetic of the book. It describes centuries of typographic and paper civilization through original ancient watermarks from the 16th century onwards, and specimens handset in original foundry types from the 17th century onwards.

  • Libroinfinito

    €600.00

    Print run of 22 copies. A tribute to the 26 letters of the alphabet which give form to Literature, Libroinfinito-Abecedary Book is designed so as to create a circular 'infinite' reading experience.
    Design by Giulio Iacchetti & Tallone Press.

  • De Aetna Liber - Petri Bembi

    €430.00

    Limited edition of 46 copies typeset by hand in moveable types, letter by letter, and letterpress printed on cotton paper made in Sicily with water from the volcano Etna. Etching by Walter Valentini. This edition printed in Latin is a tribute to the famous incunabulum printed by Aldus Manutius in 1495, which is considered to be the first modern book.
    Bembo tells about his trip to Sicily to learn Greek and about his ascent to the top of volcano Etna. 

  • De Aetna Liber - Petri Bembi

    €630.00

    Limited edition of 23 copies typeset by hand, letterpress printed on paper made with water from the volcano Etna. Etching by Walter Valentini. This edition printed in Latin is a tribute to the famous incunabulum printed by Aldus Manutius in 1495, which is considered to be the first modern book. Bembo tells about his trip to Sicily to learn Greek and about his ascent to the top of volcano Etna. 

  • Messia - Guido Ceronetti

    €280.00

    First edition in Italian. Limited edition of 56 copies typeset by hand, numbered and letterpress printed.

    Poems and proses dedicated to the figure of the Messiah. Written by Guido Ceronetti, Ionesco, Virgil, Eraclitus, Isaiah, Black Elk, Rimbaud, Bloy, Beckett, Joyce, Mansour, Sibony.

  • Qohélet (o L'Ecclesiaste)

    €400.00

    Limited and numbered edition of 62 copies printed on pure cotton cream-colored Magnani paper made in Pescia, Tuscany.

    Italian edition of the Old Testament's "Ecclesiastes"
    New translation from Hebrew by Guido Ceronetti.

  • Lamine d'oro orfiche

    €100.00

    Limited edition of 74 copies typeset by hand in movable types, letter by letter, and letterpress-printed on handmade paper.
    The Orphic gold tablets.
    Original Greek text and Italian inedited translation by Angelo Tonelli. Anthology of 11 invocations found engraved on gold foils (V-III century b.C.)