The Ascent of Mount Ventoux in Sheets

We are pleased to offer bookbinders a recently uncovered single copy in sheets of Petrarch’s The Ascent of Mount Ventoux. This book was printed in 1989 by our predecessor Peter Bishop, but remained unbound.

Special Offer to Independent Binders

We recently discovered a single numbered copy in sheets of Petrarch’s The Ascent of Mount Ventoux in our archives. This copy was printed in 1989 by our predecessor Peter Bishop, but remained unbound. We are pleased to offer this set of sheets to bookbinders for their special custom binding project.

To learn more about this special edition:

Details of the Original 1989 Edition
Petrarch: The Ascent of Mount Ventoux (1989)

This is one of 60 copies (#50) printed on handmade Penshurst paper and illustrated by Jon De Pol, who signed the book’s colophon.

When you purchase this book, you will receive the folded and collated, un-sewn sheets of copy #50.

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$275*


* Plus 7.5% CA Sales Tax when delivered in California, except with a valid State Resale number.

Once your special binding is finished, we would also be pleased to post photographs and details of your finished work here on our website.

Need more information? Please contact us with your questions.

The Petrarch Press
PO Box 488
9690 Stackhouse Lane
Oregon House, CA 95962
U.S.A.
+1 (530) 692-9531

The Petrarch Press is a member of the Guild of Bookworkers.