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India’s implausible fine press success story

Monday, July 27th, 2009

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As the world economy was tanking, when publishing companies were foundering, when tiny independent bookmakers were collapsing – that was when Gita Wolf of Chennai, India invested her company’s resources in producing handmade, limited-edition books. The result is, as The Globe & Mail reported Saturday, India’s ‘implausible publishing success story.’ Read  Tara Books‘ story here. The video posted below shows how Tara’s The Night Life of Trees was screen-printed and bound.

—Paul Razzell