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Jack London - The Call of the Wild - Century Press

Regular price $249.00

Jack London's 1903 breakthrough novel, The Call of the Wild, reinvigorated turn-of-the-century American literature with a new assertive voice that sang a paean to the primitive world, overflowing with instinct, sensation and emotion.

Century Press is pleased to present a striking new edition of The Call of the Wild, limited to 500 letterpress printed copies.

  • Fully bound in vegetable-tanned, Slate Blue goatskin leather from the Hudson Valley

  • Two-colour letterpress printed on premium 100% cotton 'Flurry' paper with a 1956 Heidelberg 'Windmill' platen press, typeset in Caslon

  • Four brand new, full-page illustrations from Calvin Laituri

  • Italian, tight-weave, cotton ribbon bookmark

  • New introduction by Jack London historian, Jonah Raskin

  • Original silver-stamped artwork on front cover, back cover, and spine by Mac Pogue

  • Smyth-sewn by hand for maximum durability

  • Measures 7.5" x 5.25"