Doré's Empyrean (Foiled Journal)
ISBN10: 1786640139 ISBN13: 9781786640130 Contributors: Flame Tree (Corporate Author) Publisher: Flame Tree Pub Published: Nov 18 2016 Weight: 0.80lbs. Height: 8.50" Width: 6.25" Depth: 0.75" Language: English
Part of a series of exciting and luxurious Flame Tree Notebooks. Combining high-quality production with magnificent fine art, the covers are printed on foil in five colours, embossed then foil stamped. And they're powerfully practical: a pocket at the back for receipts and scraps, two bookmarks and a solid magnetic side flap. These are perfect for personal use and make a dazzling gift.The cover image is based on a detail from 'Rosa Celeste: Dante and Beatrice gaze upon the highest Heaven. The Empyrean'. Engraved illustration by Gustave Dore (1832-83), for Canto XXXI of Purgatory and Paradise. Henry Francis Carey's translated edition of Dante Alighier's The Divine Comedy (Thompson & Thomas, 1902).