Seattle: Chatwin Books, 2018. illustrated by Brian Dempsey. First Edition. Hard Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" New / No Jacket (as issued). Item #00545907
Special hardcover limited edition. Each copy of the hardcover edition includes an original giclée print on German etching paper, signed and numbered by the artist in an edition of only 150 copies. These special hardcovers are hand-bound in gold-flecked silk by the Campbell-Logan Bindery. The man with bees in his beard did not wish for a large house or the weight of money in his pocket or even the company of others. He lived for the soft wind a path beneath his feet and the hum of nothing when everything is quiet... So begins this enchanting and meditative tale by masterful storyteller Brian Dempsey. Weaving lyrical narrative with lush and dream-like illustrations, this is a perfect bedtime book to share with the young ones in your life, or anyone who loves the soft wind, and the hum of nothing when everything is quiet.