By Endurance We Conquer is the Shackleton family motto. This bookmark is written in Latin “Fortitudine Vincimus” and English “By Endurance We Conquer”
Bookmark handprinted by letterpress on 250g Awagami Bamboo Paper, with 18pt Caslon type (Shackleton used 14 pt Caslon on the book Aurora Australis, is it very small type so I have used 18pt). Printed with blue or black rubber-based ink.
- Size 20cm x 5cm approx
- available with blue or black ink
- Printed by letterpress by Angelina Foster at The Tanyard, Ballitore, Co Kildare. Please note these beautiful, simple, letterpress bookmarks are available for pre-order and will be posted on the 1st December 2021, in time for Shackleton’s centenary on the 5th January 2022.