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Oak Tree Fine Press

Oak Tree Fine Press is a privately owned publishing company specializing in exceptional literary fiction
Philip Pullman, À Outrance

Bear Claw

Monique Lallier - USA

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Inspired by the gold claws of the bear, this binding is in tan, full goat skin leather, with drop spine technique and onlays of hand made decorative paper. It has light green endpapers and the clamshell box has decorative paper onlays to the front cover and a leather label.

Price: £2000

Technical specification

Trim size: 250 x 340mm portrait
Extent: 48pp
Engravers: Andy English, Chris Daunt & Harry Brockway
Designer (text): Jo Hilton
Typesetting: Jo Hilton
Typeface(s): Adobe Caslon
Origination, Repro: Artwork prepared by Hurtwood and 16g zinc plates made by Alpha Engraving
Print process: Letterpress
Printer: Hand & Eye Letterpress
Bound, finished by: Monique Lallier
Text paper: Ruscombe Hand Made approx 130g
Paper supplier: Ruscombe Paper Mill
Encased in a Solander Box


Designers information

Monique Lallier Design Book Bindings
7409 Somersby Drive, Summerfield, NC 27358
(001) 336 643-0934



Further details

Please note that books will only be shipped after the Bodleian Library exhibition has finished on the 21st of December.