Florence (MA): Kat Ran Press, 2005. 6 1/2 x 9 3/4. 56 pages, 4 multi-color etchings. Full black morocco, grey morocco semi-circular onlays, ruled in blind, gilt circles, by Claudia Cohen. Fine in tray case, with prospectus. Item #18734
No. 5 of 45 copies signed by the author, translator, and artist (and 15 lettered copies for the participants). Murakami's story, first published in The New Yorker, tells of a woman who ignores conventional wisdom by embracing more than two weeks of sleeplessness. John Gibson's paintings are in collections of the Metropolitan Museum, Boston Museum of Fine Arts, and RISD, among others. Printed by Michael Russem on Twinrocker handmade paper.