How to Read a Book


Michael Moran, “How to Read a Book”, 2013.
Edition of 200. Signed by author and numbered.

1 in stock



“How to Read a Book” was hand-set in Emerson and Garamond typefaces, and then printed on an antique  1920 Chandler & Price press.  Two hundred copies were printed on Somerset Book paper and signed by the author.

Michael Moran is a poet who lives on a small farm in Franklin County, Kentucky.  Larkspur Press published his collection, The Fallen World, in 2008.  His poetry has also been featured on MPR’s “The Writer’s Almanac”.

Carolyn Whitesel is a book artist, illustrator and poet living in North College Hill, Ohio.

Print size: 13 x 11 inches
Mounted: 14 x 12 inches (Temporary mount with photo corners, on mat board – black)
Paper:  Somerset Book
Typeface:   Emerson and Garamond
Illustration:  Carolyn Whitesel
Color:  Black and red on warm white