Sabbath XI


Wendell Berry, “Sabbath XI”, 2016.
Second edition, 300 copies, 2023. Signed by author and illustrator.

A few 1st edition, numbered copies, are available at $100. Both editions are signed by author and illustrator.

19 in stock



“Sabbath XI” was hand-set in Garamond type and printed on a 1920 antique Chandler & Price printing press. For this second printing, three hundred copies were printed on Somerset paper, and signed by the author and illustrator.

Wendell Berry is an author, environmental activist, and farmer. He is the author of works of fiction, nonfiction, and poetry, and has been the recipient of numerous awards and honors. He lives and works with his wife, Tanya Berry, on their farm in Port Royal, Kentucky.

Mary Azarian is a woodcut artist, book illustrator, Caldecott medalist and gardener. She lives on a small hill farm in Vermont.

Print size: 9 1/4 x 12 1/4 inches
Mounted: 11 x 14 inches (Temporary mount with photo corners, on mat board – black)
Paper: Somerset Book
Typeface: Garamond
Illustration: Woodcut by Mary Azarian
Color: Black and green on warm white