THE HIEROGLYPHIC MONAD. New Translation by Michael Zellmann-Rohrer of the University of Oxford. DeLuxe Limited Edition.
New York: Von Zos, 2019. DeLuxe Limited Edition of 30 hand-numbered copies. In a specially illustrated card box; A FINE COPY, sewn and archival, in fine dust jacket with custom end papers.This edition only includes reproductions of several pages from books that formed part of Dee’s library including his personal annotations in the form of large-scale giclée prints on archival paper, material from the British Library and Wellcome Collections, and a Dee self-portrait as a tipped-in miniature giclée. Additionally each deluxe comes with a separate photograph taken of the site of Dee’s home in Mortlake, London in 2018. Each photo is unique as 30 different perspectives and angles were used for the photography. Plus an introduction by the the translator, and specially commissioned essay by Emma Doeve, this new translation of the “Hieroglyphic Monad” provides greater insight into one of John Dee’s most famous texts. 120 pages. Tall octavo. (Item ID: V-DEEd)