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 facsimile copy of the typset version of the Surrealist photo book The Road is Wider than Long' by Roland Penrose. Written as a 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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