Terrascopædia Volume 1 - 2012 to 2016

The first two issues were basically just me fiddling about and learning the craft, so in my mind Volume 1 didn't properly begin until issue 3. You could equally argue however that Volume 1 was a six issue volume (ie issues 1 through to 6). The cover art for 3, 4 5 and 6 was by Davina Ware, based on artwork shed originally originally created for use in the Ptolemaic Terrascope magazine. 

Terrascopædia Issue 6

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Terrascopaedia issue 6 was published in August 2016. Once again, this was an extremely limited edition letterpress publications, containing an editorial, graphics, a selection of LP reviews and interviews - this time with Rusalnaia's Sharron Kraus, PSP's Jens Unosson and Constantine's, uh, Constantine.100 copies were produced. Each copy was entirely hand made from cover to cover, typeset in Caslon Old Style and lovingly printed on unbleached, hand cut paper on a vintage "Peerless" treadle jobbing press manufactured by Cropper, Charlton & Co. of Nottingham, England.Please be aware that due to the hand-made nature of this publication, small mistakes are bound to occur and no two copies can ever be exactly the same.Stitched. Lavishly illustrated. Ten different colours. 16 pages plus cover. Acid free cotton rag deckle edged paper. Measures approx. 5 inches by 7 inches.Please note that this edition is SOLD OUT

Terrascopædia Issue 5

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Terrascopaedia issue 5 (January 2016) featured an editorial, graphics, a selection of LP reviews and interviews - this time with Dead Sea Apes and the Man band's Deke Leonard.100 copies were produced. Each copy is entirely hand made from cover to cover, typeset in a specially commissioned fount and lovingly printed on unbleached, hand cut paper on a fully restored 1940s vintage Adana Letterpress machine. Please be aware that due to the hand-made nature of this publication, small mistakes are bound to occur and no two issues can ever be exactly the same.Stitched. Illustrated. Four colours. 16 pages plus cover. Acid free cotton rag deckle edged paper. Measures approx. 5 inches by 7 inches. ​Please note that this edition is SOLD OUT 

Terrascopædia Issue 4

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Terrascopaedia issue 4 (December 2015) contained a selection of LP reviews (no CDs or downloads, obviously) and interviews - this time with Thought Forms and Wolf People - all unique to this publication.100 copies produced. Each copy entirely hand made from cover to cover, typeset in a specially commissioned fount and lovingly printed on a hand-cranked, fully restored 1950s vintage Adana Letterpress machine.Hand Stitched. Fully illustrated. Four colours. 14 pages plus cover. Acid free cotton rag deckle edged paper. Measures approx. 5 inches by 7 inches. ​​Please note that this edition is SOLD OUT

Terrascopædia Issue 3

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Terrascopeaedia issue 3 was the third in an ongoing a series of extremely limited edition letterpress editions, containing a selection of LP reviews (nothing digital, obviously), a feature on Plague Lounge and specially comissioned interviews with the Bevis Frond and Green Pajamas, all unique to this publication.100 copies produced. Each copy entirely hand made from cover to cover, typeset and lovingly printed on a hand-cranked, fully restored 1950s vintage Adana Letterpress machine.​Please note that this edition is SOLD OUT