This two-disc box set comes in two separate (18.7cm x 24.1cm) hard back, cloth-bound volumes which are themselves inserted into a cloth-bound rigid slip case. Each of the three cloth-bound items feature gold embossed lettering. There is an accompanying (18.5cm x 23.5cm) black on white high quality print of a portrait of David Sylvian by Atsushi Fukui. There are only 2,000 in print worldwide.
Volume One: a 40 page full colour printed, perfect bound book to accompany Manafon
, featuring the complete lyrics from Manafon
, accompanied by artwork from the artists Atsushi Fukui and Ruud Van Empel. The CD is the standard version of Manafon
Volume Two: a 24 page full colour printed, perfect bound book to accompany the documentary “Amplified Gesture”. With a foreword by Clive Bell, this book contains photos and biographies of all of the contributors to the documentary. The DVD is an NTSC Region 0 disc that contains: “Amplified Gesture” - a documentary (duration 55 mins approx), plus Manafon
audio in 5.1 dts surround sound mixed by David Sylvian PCM Stereo (48 kHz, 24 bit).