Griffin is an artist in London. Sabine, a woman living on a South Seas island, sends him a postcard "out of the blue." Their relationship grows as they exchange beautiful cards and letters. However Griffin has doubts; is this real or is he going mad? This is the 25th Anniversary Edition of this wonderful epistolary correspondence. — Sarah Knight
Don't miss The Pharos Gate, the final volume in the Griffin & Sabine story. Published simultaneously with the 25th-anniversary edition of Griffin & Sabine, the book finally shares what happened to the lovers.
"Wondrous, ingenious, gorgeous . . ."—USA Today
"Extremely original . . . classical myth, reality, and fantasy are blended artfully in this modern allegory"—Los Angeles Times
Beloved by millions the world over, Griffin & Sabine redefines the art of the novel. With its combination of lush illustration, creative storytelling, and the guilty pleasure of reading other people's correspondence, Griffin & Sabine is part romance, part mystery, and completely a work of art. Each turn of the page contains a new card or letter to be unfolded from its envelope, and is vibrant with wildly imaginative creatures, landscapes, and intrigue. Destined to become a collector's volume, this limited, 25th anniversary edition contains new artwork, an original postcard, and specially created decorative stamps, making this a book that is as rewarding to enjoy all over again—or to discover for the very first time.
About the Author
Nick Bantock, born and raised in England, now lives in Victoria, British Columbia. An acclaimed writer and artist, he is the author of books ranging from fiction to creative inspiration. His art is publicly and privately collected throughout the world.