George Macy Imagery Video Series #9 – LEC First Series #3…but with a twist!

Welcome to the ninth video for the George Macy Imagery Video Series, where I share some books from the first series of the Limited Editions Club alongside Heritage Press exclusive variants that did their own thing with the same piece of literature. Covered in this episode are Leaves of Grass and The Decameron!

Links Referenced:
Leaves of Grass – https://georgemacyimagery.wordpress.c…
The Decameron – https://georgemacyimagery.wordpress.c…

George Macy Imagery Video Series #8 – The Heritage Press First Series #1

Welcome to the eighth video for the George Macy Imagery Video Series, where I share some books from the first series of the Heritage Press. Covered in this episode are The Song of Songs which is Solomon’s and The Story of Manon Lescaut!

Links Referenced:
The Song of Songs: https://georgemacyimagery.wordpress.com/2019/07/14/heritage-press-the-song-of-songs-which-is-solomons-1935/
Manon Lescaut: https://georgemacyimagery.wordpress.com/2011/09/24/heritage-press-the-story-of-manon-lescaut-by-the-abbe-prevost-1935/
Vathek: https://georgemacyimagery.wordpress.com/2021/05/29/limited-editions-club-vathek-by-william-beckford-1945/
The Kasidah: https://georgemacyimagery.wordpress.com/2020/12/28/limited-editions-club-the-kasidah-of-haji-abdu-el-yezdi-by-richard-f-burton-1937/
The Booklover’s Tour of the World: https://georgemacyimagery.wordpress.com/2017/07/30/of-interest-the-lecs-booklovers-journey-around-the-world-project/

George Macy Imagery Video Series #7 – Cyrano de Bergerac

May’s video is on the two LEC Cyrano de Bergerac editions!

Episode 3 (Anatole France #1) – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eN_g9…
Manon Lescaut post – https://georgemacyimagery.wordpress.c…
Cyrano post – https://georgemacyimagery.wordpress.c…

Video Series #6 – The First Series Part 2

Welcome to the sixth video for the George Macy Imagery Video Series, where I share some more books from the first series of the Limited Editions Club. Covered in this episode are The Travels of Baron Munchausen, The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym, Rip Van Winkle, Undine, and Robinson Crusoe!

Video Series #5 – Notable Women Illustrators for the George Macy Company

For the fifth video for the George Macy Imagery Video Series, I share some books illustrated by women for Women’s History Month. Covered in this episode are The Ballad of Reading Gaol (Heritage) illustrated by Zhenya Gay, South Wind (LEC) illustrated by Carlotta Petrina, Jude the Obscure (LEC) illustrated by Agnes Miller Parker, and The Adventures of Hajji Baba in Ispahan (LEC) illustrated by Honore Guilbeau!

There’s a lot of books referred in this video, so here is a medley of links:

The Ballad of Reading Gaol by Oscar Wilde/Zhenya Gay
The Aeneid by Virgil/Carlotta Petrina
George Macy Imagery Video Series #1 – The Aeneid
South Wind by Norman Douglas/Carlotta Petrina (Conn.)
Far from the Madding Crowd by Thomas Hardy/Agnes Miller Parker
Elegy Written in a Country Church Yard by Thomas Gray/Agnes Miller Parker
The Faerie Queene by Edmund Spenser/John Austen/Agnes Miller Parker
The Shaving of Shagpat by George Meredith/Honore Guilbeau