CEDAR RIVER ELECTRIC GLASS
2016, 6-1/4" x 9-1/2", 32pp
Cedar River Electric Glass is an experimental prose text by Daniel Schneider documenting human incursions on the Cedar River in Antrim County, Michigan. Illustrations are composed from pieces of wood type wood, lead type ornaments, brass rule, and copper printer's cuts. The text was written during the winter/spring of 2015/2016, composed on a Linotype Model 31, and imprinted onto Hahnemühle Biblio paper using a Vandercook 219 Old Style proofing press. Quarter bound with book cloth and handmade flax paper from Cave Paper with Hahnemühle Bugra end papers.
Text: Linotype Electra
Title: Hand set Americana
2015, 6-1/4" x 5-1/2", 10pp
"Beet Romance" is a short fictional story by Daniel Schneider about bohemianism, love, and root vegetables. The text was typeset by hand in Drew and imprinted on white Somerset Book paper using a Vandercook 219 Old Style proofing press. Illustrations are original linocuts by the author. The acccordion-style book block is case bound with Bugra cover and end papers.
Text: Hand set Drew
Title: Hand set Bernhard Modern