Small Cakes. A Selection Containing Brief histories, ingredients and recipes, poetic anecdotes and visual decorations. Susan Allix.

Small Cakes. A Selection Containing Brief histories, ingredients and recipes, poetic anecdotes and visual decorations.

[London :]: Susan Allix, 2017. 3 of the leaves have been cut down into creative shapes (a trapezoid and two cupcakes). With 11 prints in total (3 carborundum prints plus hand-colored etchings and linocuts) and with additional leaves throughout printed with colorful patterns and borders. Also with paper decorations cut in the shape of cupcakes and 2 leaves embossed to resemble seashells. Text is hand-set in Pastonchi and Gill Sans and letterpress printed on Somerset paper. A fine copy in a brown cloth clamshell case decorated inside and out with cut-paper onlay. Purple and beige goatskin over boards with white calf spine. Onlay in brown and wine-red goatskin as well as pink and white glazed kidskin. With a moveable miniature Murano glass cake secured to cover with a magnet. Endpapers are marbled in red-and-gold in the suminagashi style. 4.25 inches by 5.25 inches. [42] ff. Item #16700

Price: $1,250.00

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