Pinocchio

hand-bound – printed in letterpress
high-crafted in only 451 copies worldwide.

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Pinocchio hand-printed - hand-bound edition powered by Morning Bell edition. High-crafted in only 451 copies worldwide. Handmade for a unique and unrepeatable limited edition illustrated by Luca Zamoc.

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The Italian puppet

One of the most famous books in literary history which has had an enormous and profound influence on the entire world’s collective imagination: Carlo Collodi’s Pinocchio.

Illustrator

Luca Zamoc is an internationally and renowned artist whose style marry well with the story of the puppet who wanted to become a boy, traditional and contemporary at the same time.

Edizione di Pinocchio di Carlo Collodi stampata interamente a mano con torchio in letterpress

Printing

The entire book will be letterpress printed, starting with the illustrations, all of which will be printed on an early 20th-century manual proof press. We will reclaim the tactile value of printing, which is extremely important to us.

Edizione di Pinocchio rilegata a mano artigianalmente con antiche tecniche da Morning Bell

Binding

The book will be bound completely by hand.

Each individual phase requires the knowledge and skills of the most traditional bookbinding, from the stitching to the creation of the multi-colored headband, from the spine to the inlay work, using only materials of the highest quality to ensure the most precise workmanship.

Pinocchio hand-printed - hand-bound edition powered by Morning Bell edition. High-crafted in only 451 copies worldwide. Handmade for a unique and unrepeatable limited edition illustrated by Luca Zamoc.

Morning Bell

Morning Bell

Morning Bell was born of our passion for literature and for books as an object in and of themselves, with the goal of creating prestigious, strictly limited editions of world literary classics, available in two versions: original language (Italian) and English, and illustrations from internationally renowned artists. 

All volumes are printed in letterpress, hand bound and finished by skilled artisans, using the finest materials, bringing together the traditions of letterpress printing and bookbinding with a contemporary graphical interpretation.

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made in Italy

100%
made with care

100%
made for you

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