Deconstructing Elsie
Deconstructing Elsie
Deconstructing Elsie


The Story of Table Setting

By Elizabeth Munger
Iowa City: mind your manners press, 2006. Edition of 37.

4 x 7.9"; 21 pages. Printed on Rives lightweight. Printed using a combination of linoleum cuts, photopolymer plates, and handset type. Text in Goudy Old Style with captions in Palatino. Cover printed using photopolymer plates and Johannot type font. Pamphlet stitched.

A fairy tale that teaches how to set a table properly. The tale is set in the country of Table in the Kingdom of Placemat and involves a lovely Princess Spoon, an evil knight Fork (who has an evil son Salad Fork), and a handsome knight Sir Knife.
$75