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Hidden Folk by Eleanor Arnason (Many World Press, 2014)

Contributed by John D. Berry on Sep 27th, 2015. Artwork published in
September 2014
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    Photo: John D. Berry. Book and cover design: John D. Berry. Cover photographs: “Rocks,” © 2014 by Dennis Letbetter; “Icelandic box,” © 2014 by Aaron Bell. Collection © 2014 by Many Worlds Press. All stories © 2014 by Eleanor Arnason. License: All Rights Reserved.

    Book jacket and interior page spreads for Hidden Folk, a collection of fantastic short stories by Eleanor Arnason based on Icelandic folklore. Published by Many Worlds Press.

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    Photo: John D. Berry. License: All Rights Reserved.
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    Photo: John D. Berry. License: All Rights Reserved.
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    Photo: John D. Berry. License: All Rights Reserved.
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    Photo: John D. Berry. License: All Rights Reserved.
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    Photo: John D. Berry. License: All Rights Reserved.

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    3 Comments on “Hidden Folk by Eleanor Arnason (Many World Press, 2014)”

    1. P.R. Gramly says:
      Sep 14th, 2017  8:16 pm

      Is Beorcana used for text in the interior? Or just on the cover? btw, Beorcana is a great fit for a book of folk tales.

    2. Sep 15th, 2017  4:00 am

      No, the interior text face is Ross Mills’s Huronia. Beorcana could work very well as a text face, but it’s unusual-looking enough that it might provoke disquiet in some potential readers. I’m still looking for the right project to use Beorcana as the text face. (Well, I did use it in a brochure once, and I’ve used it for promotional cards and such, but I haven’t tried using it as the text face for a book.)

    3. Sep 16th, 2017  7:37 pm

      Please share with us some interior images, John! I’d love to add a Huronia use here. You can edit the use and add them anytime.

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