The Book of the Five Pens. Ito & Mahfouz. Mendini & Morrison. Munari & Soyinka. Siza Vieira & Saramago. Tusquets Blanca & Bellow. Cinque penne per cinque Premi Nobel. Five Pens for Five Nobel Prize Winners.

Published by Vicenza, Italy: Cleto Munari Design Associati S.r.i.
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Title: The Book of the Five Pens. Ito & Mahfouz. ...

Publisher: Vicenza, Italy: Cleto Munari Design Associati S.r.i.

Binding: Hardcover

Edition: 1st Edition


First Edition, 2003. A Fine hardcover copy in black cloth stamped in gilt on front cover, without jacket as issued. Eccentric binding with abbreviated scarlet endpapers. Unpaginated. A celebrity design project promotional book built around the idea of having architects design fountain pens for Nobel Prize winner writers. Each pairing includes elegant color views of the designed pens, in addition to facsimile holographs of the recipients letters of appreciation tipped in. An extravagant gesture more characteristic of Italian character than American. Text in Italian and English. Collectible fountain pens are a serious affair. Bookseller Inventory # Q00914

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