Gymnasium by Simon Armitage, illustrated by Anthony Gormley (limited edition of 100 copies, signed & numbered by Armitage & Gormley)
A very beautiful book, this edition of Gymnasium is limited to 100 copies individually numbered and signed by the Poet Laureate Simon Armitage and the great artist Antony Gormley.
Gymnasium features 12 poems from Armitage's recent collection 'The Unaccompanied'. Gormley has provided 14 drawings or, in his words 'scratchings' for the edition.
The edition was created by Andrew Moorhouse at Fine Press Poetry. It was designed and printed by John Grice of the Evergreen Press, Stonehouse, Gloucestershire, was printed from Centaur 16 point type on Zerkall paper and bound at the Fine Book Bindery, Wellingborough, England.