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Ruminations finely printed from Scripps College Press  

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Maryatt, Kitty

Claremont, California

Scripps College Press



11.25 x 14.25"; 36 pages. By Students of Scripps College under the direction of Professor Kitty Maryatt. Letterpress printed. Set in Scripps College Old Style, Centaur, Arrighi, and Weiss Initials. Printed on Rives BFK paper. Signatures sewn over Tyvek reinforced tapes with gold thread. Bound in Ginga Iridescent Orange bookcloth. Edition of 103

Colophon: "Inspired by our medieval books in Denison Library. Students chose to write commentaries, like the medievals, on an important text, a 14th century poem by the Persian poet Rumi: An Understanding of the Question. Geometric images suggested by the structures of medieval imagery were printed in medieval colors of minimum red, lapis blue, and royal purple."

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