Large 15th Century Folio

Back in our shop and for sale. Created for the 2007 film “The Summoning of Everyman”, this large blank book weighs in at a massive ten pounds. 17 1/4″ by 11 1/2″ x 2 1/8″. Beautiful, thick and creamy laid paper, sewn on five pairs of double cords laced into heavy boards beveled inwards, and bound in dark brown vegetable tanned calf. Blind tooled in period style, with edges sprinkled in brown over light red. Hand sewn headbands over single cores, with a leather label at the second panel to be retooled however you desire. (It’s currently labeled “The Gilded Leaf”, and was “The Booke of Everyman” for the film.) $1200

Label will be replace to your specs (unless you really like this one.)

With a miniature book (3 1/2″ tall) for scale.

With original film label

Edge lightly sprinkled in brown over red base

Closeup of tooling