|the set... book and box|
The book itself was bound with an exposed French-link and kettle stitch binding, then glued to cover boards which were covered in Italian print paper. Over each signature is a small folio of either handmade Cave paper (http://www.cavepaper.com ) or a piece of a vintage North Carolina map, or both.
|the spine and covers...|
|old map and a line connect the word maps|
|the title page|
|looking in from the fore-edge|
|the schooner page...|
|map words, outlined and connected|
It's fascinating and reassuring to realize the connections between languages and peoples of the world. ...To realize that even in this, where there are so many differences, there are Word Maps that connect us all.
|the parts of Word Maps|