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Shakespeare Sonnet 85

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This year is the 400th anniversary of William Shakespeare’s death. The Bodleian Library, the university library in Oxford, is aiming to collect a set of the ‪#‎154sonnets‬ that Shakespeare wrote from letterpress printers around the world.

I’ve picked sonnet 85 “My tongue-tied Muse” for the “Pilloface Press” entry.

Translated by S.M.Marshak into Russian.

Printed letterpress in red, green and black ink on cotton rag paper.


Category Books Inks Red, blue + yellow (green), black. From Ink-in-Tubes.
Paper CRANE'S LETTRA® Papers Production Printed on Kelsey 5x8
Paper Weight 100lb Printer Pillowface Press
Paper Color White Artist/Agency Ivan Gulkov


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