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Edwidge Danticat with wood engravings by Gaylord Schanilec
21 pages, 140 x 188mm, edition of 115, printed by Gaylord Schanilec and Mary Ellen Niedenfuer with two coloured wood engravings by Gaylord Schanilec. Bound in cloth and contained within a slipcase. Signed by Edwidge Danticat and Gaylord Schanilec and numbered.
This extraordinary story/poem by the award winning Haitian author Edwidge Danticat of a builder who falls from the 26th floor of a nearly finished condominium building in Bal Harbour, Florida will linger some while in the reader’s mind, its horror underlined by the cool still beauty of Schanilec’s engravings.
£100 (plus P&P and insurance)
Midnight Paper Sales, Wisconsin, U.S.A.