THE TOY THRONE. Franz Wright.


Tungsten Press, N. H., 2015.

1st edition, limited (1/12) Roman numbered and signed, hand tied white stiff wrappers, with printed dust jacket, and publisher's tissue. A beautiful presentation designed by Wolfram Swets. Set in Bembo and Akzidenz Grotesk type, printed by Joos Wiersinga on Zerkall Butten, and using for the dust jacket Kizuki Hosho handmade paper by Ichibei Iwano, a living legend in Japan for papermaking. Hand binding by Frank Turenhout and Hans Dessens. The poet's final publication. Laid into the book is a copy of the poignant letter from the poet's wife, Beth, telling of the days leading up to Franz Wright's death while he signed and numbered the copies of this title. Offered in bright, fine, 'as new' condition. Item #6368

Price: $150.00

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