Coffeehouse Days

Ismail Kadare; translated by Pirro Dollani; illustrated by Peter Koch
Las Vegas, Nevada: Rainmaker Editions, 2004

Designed and printed letterpress on Zerkall-Nideggen paper using wooden type and photo-polymer plates by Peter Koch, with the assistance of Jonathan Gerken. Composed in four Renner’s Futura Bold typefaces, three of which were specially made for this edition in progressive states of decay by Christopher Stinehour. Photomontages of Albania by Koch. Inner cover bound by John DeMerritt. Housed in a galvanized steel clam-shell box made by G. and L. Manufacturing with black silk screen printing. Signed by the author and printer.

Book; 56 pp.    15.75 x 10.75 inches   125 copies.