Catalog

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

    €280.00

    Limited edition of 135 copies typeset by hand in movable types, letter by letter, and letterpress-printed.

    Pietro Verri (Milan 1728-1797) sheds light on the nature of human passions and the mechanisms of pleasure, anticipating the new theories of unconscious mental processes, which spur men to act in the pursuit of happiness. 

  • Leonardo da Vinci's resume

    €260.00

    Limited edition of 62 copies typeset by hand, numbered and letterpress printed. The first modern curriculum vitae, written by Leonardo da Vinci to the Duke in Milan, proves to be a document of rare effectiveness.

  • I rimpianti della bella Elmiera - F. Villon

    €0.00

    SOLD OUT

    Limited edition of 81 copies typeset by hand in movable types, letter by letter, and letterpress-printed.
    Italian translation by Guido Ceronetti, which was put up on stage on the occasion of Ceroneti’s last last show in theatre (Teatro Gobetti di Torino, 20-25 june 2011). 

  • Victimæ Paschali Laudes

    €100.00

    The only Gregorian Chant handset in movable types.
    Letterpress-printed on pure cotton paper handmade expressly for this edition at the Fabriano Paper Museum.

  • Masterpieces of type design for advertising

    €420.00

    Limited edition of 150. The only collectable series typeset by hand in original 20th-century foundry types, which represent the pinnacle of modern aesthetic.

  • Discurso de Stockholm - Pablo Neruda

    €1,100.00

    FIRST ORIGINAL EDITION (1969)

    Limited edition of 270 copies typeset by hand in movable types, letter by letter, and letterpress-printed. In Spanish.
    Moving speech held by Pablo Neruda in Stockholm at the Nobel Prize awarding ceremony.

    This copy, which comes from the printer’s collection, has been put on sale in conjunction with the 50th anniversary year of the awarding of the Nobel Prize to Pablo Neruda (1971-2021).

  • Discurso de Stockholm - Pablo Neruda

    €3,200.00

    FIRST ORIGINAL EDITION (1972)

    Limited edition of 35 copies typeset by hand in movable types, letter by letter, and letterpress-printed. In Spanish. 

    Moving speech held by Pablo Neruda in Stockholm at the Nobel Prize awarding ceremony.

    This copy, which comes from the printer’s collection, has been put on sale in conjunction with the 50th anniversary year of the awarding of the Nobel Prize to Pablo Neruda (1971-2021).

  • La Copa de Sangre - Pablo Neruda

    €2,100.00

    FIRST ORIGINAL EDITION (1969)

    In Spanish. Limited edition of 470 copies typeset by hand in movable types, letter by letter, and letterpress-printed.

    This copy, which comes from the Printer’s collection, has been put on sale in conjunction with the 50th anniversary year of the awarding of the Nobel Prize to Pablo Neruda (1971-2021).

  • Dialogo delle Lingue - Sperone Speroni (1500-1588)

    €460.00

    Limited edition of 16 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, celebrates the beauty and the full dignity of the Italian language.

  • 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 (2020), thinking about the pleasures of conviviality and good food.

  • 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. 

  • MASTERPIECES OF TYPE DESIGN FOR ADVERTISING

    €40.00

    A collectable series of 4 specimen typeset by hand in original 20th-century foundry types which represent the pinnacle of modern aesthetic.

    Layouts and colors have been individually designed so as to convey the epoch and the mood of each masterpiece.