Tales that Raven Told: Athabascan Folktales (1992)


Artists' Book (handmade, accordion-style binding)

Retold and illustrated by Dale DeArmond

Edition of 5 (1 extra made)

Edition of A/P: 1

Extended size: 10" x 36"

Book size: 9" x 10"

This is the first hand-made book attempted by DeArmond. The cover is a linocut and the illustrations are wood engravings. Cover and engravings were hand-pulled by the artist on Rives BFK paper on an Ettan etching press. The text was handwritten. The book was designed, printed and bound by the author in an edition of five copies, with one extra produced for the record. Produced by the artist in June, 1992.


Contains the following original, hand-pulled prints:

Raven Got the Sun and the Moon

The Seal Hunter

Porcupine and Bear

Death of Foggy Man