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Acorns Children's Hospice


Blue Henry
The Almost Forgotten Story of the Blue Glass Sputum Flask

Author: Ivo Haanstra

Due: Available now


See for more details of this exciting project. Sample pages available to view.


Book Mechanics

▶ 260×195mm medium-large format
▶ 84 pages in length
▶ Heavily illustrated: over 170 images and photos; at least one image per spread

  • Photos of original flasks
  • Vintage photos, posters and adverts
  • Illustrations and explanations of original patents
  • Postage stamps, catalogue pages and other ephemera
  • Photos and biographies of famous people afflicted by tuberculosis.

▶ Quality 130gsm silk-art paper
▶ Binding: perfect bound
▶ Laminated cover
▶ Price: £16 (equivalent €20, or US$25)


November 2010

The Worlds of Giordano Bruno - book cover


Ivo Haanstra at teh book launch
Ivo Haanstra at the book launch

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