The Road Is Wider Than Long (typset edition)

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Title The Road Is Wider Than Long (typset edition)
Language English
Author Roland Penrose
Publisher Lee Miller Archives (2021), ISBN:9780953238996
Format / Size Hardback, 21.6 x 17.0 x 1.2 cm
Description Special facimilie copy of the typset version of the Surrealist photo book The Road is Wider than Long' by Roland Penrose. Written as Surrealist love poem, the inspriration for the book is drawn from a journey that Roland Penrose made together with Lee Miller through the Balkans in 1938. This book is made as a replica of the first copy that Roland printed in 1939 using different type fonts for his poem and then embellished with imaginative colour illustrations for Lee Miller. 

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