NY: 21st Editions, 2006.
Folio. Bound in silver-flecked, paper-covered flexible covers. First edition. Introduction by John Wood. Essay by Lance Speer. One of 60 numbered copies signed by Michael Kenna, John Wood, Lance Speer, and Steven Albahari (the publisher). This edition features 14 signed platinum prints bound-in, and one free-standing signed platinum print. Kenna's photographs documenting the island and its architecture are supplemented by excerpts from Henry Adams' classic text, Mont Saint Michel and Chartres. The book is housed in a handsome, linen-covered clamshell box and enclosed in a wooden carrying case with sliding cover and brass handle. As new. A spectacular, handsomely printed handmade edition with a sizable number of original photographs by Kenna.