The Tulipomania. Charles Mackay.
(Arion Press)

The Tulipomania.

San Francisco: Arion Press, 2005. Oblong octavo. 18pp. One of 350 copies. Illustrated throughout with ten prints made by scratching ink printed from a block onto frosted mylar, which is then used as a negative to produce a photopolymer plate. "The Tulipomania" is a chapter from Memories of Extraordinary Popular Delusions by Charles Mackay, published in London by Richard Bentley in 1841. It has here been reprinted as a class project for the San Francisco Art Institute course on artists' books. Bound in pink paper wrappers. Fine. Item #28446

(Arion Bibliography, p. 271).

Price: $50.00

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