This captivating image comes from the first edition of Scottish poet and anthropologist Andrew Lang’s The Violet Fairy Book. Compiled in 1901 by Lang, illustrated by Henry Justice Ford and published under the editorial direction of Lang’s wife, Leonora Alleyne, the book was one in a twelve-part series known as Lang’s Fairy Books, with each book named for the colour of its fairy.
This note book journal has a unique geometric design on a hard cover, 208 pages, 85 GSM paper weight. The book has a memento pouch on the inside back cover. Each page is unlined, perfect for drawings, sketches, diagrams, maps as well as travel journaling or diaries or notes, poems and essays, as well as random observations. Size: 3-3/4"x5-1/2"x3/4"
Lang’s Violet Fairy Book Mini Journal - Paperblanks
These journals are part of a unique collection of notebooks, each with an antique look and feel. The materials are carefully chosen for both beauty and longevity. These are perfect for memos, notes, stories, diaries, travel journals, daily tasks, field trips, composition books, sketching, lists, drawing, poetry, short stories, music, songs, ideas, scrapbooks, mixed media art, collections, ... you name it.
Paperblanks creates products that inspire creativity, empower expression and celebrate special moments. An homage to art and culture, this line of journals sparks the imagination by offering a connection to artists and cultural movements from all eras and regions. Expression has no limits with Paperblanks.
The Paperblanks design library is a curated selection of antique bindings, traditional artistic practices and contemporary trends. Traditionally they have looked to museums and private collections that specialize in antique book bindings or handwritten manuscripts ... and while these art forms continue to inspire key pieces of the collection, Paperblanks now also works with contemporary painters, illustrators and digital artists in creating unique book covers.