Blot’s Deluxe Edition

Someone holds open the deluxe edition of 'Blot's Most Marvellous Historical Guide to Printing Books', showing the letterpress-printed illustrations of Blot and Grainne Mhaol.

Blot’s Deluxe Edition

Deluxe Edition Set of Blot’s Most Marvellous Historical Guide to Printing Books

This set comprises a deluxe binding of the book and an accompanying portfolio of two letterpress-printed images of the characters Blot and Grainne Mhaol. The prints and sides of the book have been letterpress printed from illustrations by Jennifer Farley on the Museum’s Vandercook #4 printing press.

A deluxe binding of the book, quarter bound in red linen book cloth with images of Blot and Grainne Mhaol printed letterpress from photopolymer plates on Fabriano Ingres.

Only 20 copies of this limited-edition book are available and only as part of this deluxe set.

The deluxe book is accompanied by a set of two letterpress prints of Blot and Grainne, in a limited edition and signed by Jennifer Farley.

The prints are presented in a portfolio bound in red linen bookcloth.

The deluxe binding and portfolio have been bound by Duffy Bookbinders at the Five Lamps in Dublin and the prints were completed by Mary Plunkett at the National Print Museum, on the Museum’s Vandercook #4.

The prints have been printed on Fabriano Rosapina acid-free paper in a limited edition of 50. The prints for the sides of the book are printed on Fabriano Ingres.

All copies are numbered and signed by the author, Dr Angela Griffith and illustrator/designer Jennifer Farley.

Blot’s Deluxe Edition Set – National Print Museum

The prints are available individually.