Yad Vashem, Children's Memorial

Balakian, Peter & Colleen Shannon (signed by both)

Published by The Press of Appletree Alley, 1996
ISBN 10: 0916375269 / ISBN 13: 9780916375263
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Book measures 6 X 9 1/2 inches, in handsewn pale-blue Roma paper covers. 8 pages, set in Spectrum type, and printed letterpress on Zerkall paper. Limited to 100 copies this #26, signed by both the artist and the author. All in new condition. A year after his visit in 1993 to the Children's Memorial Holocaust Museum in Jerusalem, Peter Balalian wrote Yad Yashem. He has described the setting and grounds of Yad Vashem as "beautiful and haunting". The children's memorial, which commemorates the millions of children killed in the Holocaust, is a profound and unique space lit by candles which reflect in marrors while names of the dead are read and Yiddish music is palyed. The poem is illustrated with a powerfully evocative two-color woodcut by Colleen Shannon, who designed the typography. Beautiful book. Bookseller Inventory #

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Title: Yad Vashem, Children's Memorial
Publisher: The Press of Appletree Alley
Publication Date: 1996
Binding: Card Wraps
Illustrator: Colleen Shannon
Book Condition: As New
Edition: First Edition

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Balakian, Peter & Colleen Shannon (signed by both)
Published by The Press of Appletree Alley (1996)
ISBN 10: 0916375269 ISBN 13: 9780916375263
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Book Description The Press of Appletree Alley, 1996. Soft cover. Book Condition: New. 1st Edition. Copy number 26 of 100 double signed copies. Original Appletree Alley publication announcement included. Signed by Author(s). Bookseller Inventory # 294

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