[Book]. Taxi Driver Curry.

[Book]. Taxi Driver Curry.

Decorah, IA: Solmentes Press, 2015. Esslemont, David. Oblong octavo. 21ff. From an edition of 55, this is one of five deluxe copies. Each page bears a colored woodcut, the design of which is based on Indian Kolam, patterns traditionally created outside homes to bring prosperity and ward off evil spirits. Underneath is printed the transcript of a conversation between Esslemont and a taxi driver while traveling between terminals at London's Heathrow airport. The driver expounds on his family's personal curry recipe, and what curry means to him as an immigrant and a family man. Bound in full leather with Kolam design in green, yellow, red, and blue, and edged in gilt. Housed in grey cloth clamshell box with title inset to spine. Mint. Item #28661

Price: $3,600.00