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CYRANO

By: (Illian, George). Rogers, Cameron

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc., (1929).: (1929).

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 28131

Condition: Good


Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc., (1929).. (1929).. Good. INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY CAMERON ROGERS - Octavo, black cloth with a pictorial label mounted on the front cover & a printed label on the spine. The binding is lightly rubbed & bumped with a small stain to the front cover. The label on the spine is rubbed. viii, [iv] & 308 pages. Illustrated with plates & a pictorial title in brown & white by George Illian. There are tiny areas of rubbing to the rear endpaper & pastedown with a bookseller's label on the pastedown. Good. First edition.Inscribed by the author on the ... View more info

BOOKS: What they represent to some of those who have written, read and loved them

By: (Rogers, Bruce)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Scarsdale, NY: Fran and Fred Rudge, Christmas 1944.: 1944.

Seller ID: 15089

Condition: Very good


Scarsdale, NY: Fran and Fred Rudge, Christmas 1944.. 1944.. Very good. - Octavo, bluish gray paper covered boards with a decorative paper label on the front board. The boards are lightly rubbed with a light stain to the front board. Title, [2] leaves & [15] pages printed on Normandy vellum watermarked paper. Very good. This little book was published during the war as a Christmas keepsake by Fran and Fred Rudge with an introduction by Bruce Rogers. It is a wonderful compilation of aphorisms and sayings on the subject of books written by famous authors from throughout the ages. View more info

MONOTYPE: A Journal of Composing Room Efficiency. Vol. XXI No. 72. (Cover title).

By: (Rogers, Bruce).

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Phildelphia, PA: The Lanston Monotype Machine Company, August 1927.: 1927.

Seller ID: 34664

Condition: Very good


Phildelphia, PA: The Lanston Monotype Machine Company, August 1927.. 1927.. Very good. - Quarto [12-1/4 inches high by 9 inches wide], softcover bound in cream wrappers printed & decorated in black & tan and sewn with gilt cord. The wraps are lightly bumped with small areas of very light soiling to the rear wrap. 24 pages, including wraps. Illustrated with six advertisements in black & white and color which appeared between October 1926 and September 1927 and were designed by Bruce Rogers. The page corners are lightly bumped. Very good. On pages 22 and 23 is a complete listing of the types ... View more info

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A BROOKPLATE FOR BRUCE ROGERS

By: (Rogers, Bruce). Emmons, Earl H

Price: $150.00

Publisher: New York: The Maveric Press [i.e. Maverick Press], 1936.: 1936.

Seller ID: 32150

Condition: Very good


New York: The Maveric Press [i.e. Maverick Press], 1936.. 1936.. Very good. - 16mo, 6 inches high by 3-5/8 inches wide. Softcover, bound in colorfully stitched printed white wraps. The covers are very lightly soiled and creased. 8 pages, including blanks, consisting of a title page, a one-page preface, and the colophon, with an attractive 3-7/8 inch high by 2-1/2 inch wide bookplate mounted in the center of the pamphlet. Very good. First edition, first printing of "A BRookplate for Bruce Rogers".Limited edition of 100 copies. "100 copies of this little gem of graphic art, fif... View more info

AMYCUS ET CELESTIN

By: (Rogers, Bruce). France, Anatole

Price: $50.00

Publisher: (New York: printed at the Museum Press), 1916.: 1916.

Seller ID: 5073

Condition: Fine


(New York: printed at the Museum Press), 1916.. 1916.. Fine. - Octavo, soft cover bound in stiff paper yellow wraps with a printed paper label on the front wrap. The wraps are darkened along the spine & soiled with chips out of the top corner of the rear wrap & the head of the spine. Title & [11] pages plus colophon. Illustrated with 2 woodcuts by Timothy Cole after designs by Bryson Burroughs. The contents are near fine. Limited edition of 200 copies on handmade paper, designed by Bruce Rogers. The text is in French. View more info

SALUTE AT 87: AN 87TH BIRTHDAY TRIBUTE TO BRUCE ROGERS. [Broadside].

By: (Rogers, Bruce). Shapiro, Solomon R.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: [Woodstock, NY]: The Mermaid Press, 1957.: 1957.

Seller ID: 35665

Condition: Fine


- Broadside, 10-7/8 inches high by 5 inches wide, titled "Salute at 87 / May 14,1957" followed by the initials "B R" in red within a decorative green frame. The author's name "S. R. Shapiro" is printed below the tribute. Fine. Limited edition of 87 copies printed by Fridolf Johnson at The Mermaid Press.The tribute lists printers, "Gutenberg, Jenson, Caxton, Aldus, Estienne [et al]" and concludes: "SpirItual ancestors all, whose greatest living successor you are." The 87th birthday tribute is dated May 14, 1957, a week before Bruce Rogers died on Ma... View more info

BOOKS DESIGNED BY BRUCE ROGERS. Exhibited in Honor of His Eighty-fifth Birthday

By: (Rogers, Bruce). Stark, Lewis M.; compiler

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY: New York Public Library, 1955.: 1955.

Seller ID: 6272

Condition: Very good


NY: New York Public Library, 1955.. 1955.. Very good. - Octavo, rust brown printed wraps. Light spotting & a stain to the front wrap. 16 pp. B&W portrait frontispiece. The top edge of the catalogue is warped. Very good. A catalogue of the books exhibited, reprinted from the New York Public Library Bulletin of October 1955. View more info

AMERICAN BOOK COLLECTOR. Volume 6, Number 5 / New Series. September/October 1985

By: (Rogers, Bruce; Brinley, George; Schafer, Otto; et al). McTigue, Bernard; editor

Price: $10.00

Publisher: (New York: The Moretus Press, 1985).: 1985).

Seller ID: 25193

Condition: Very good


(New York: The Moretus Press, 1985).. 1985).. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in pictorial black-and-white wrappers. The binding is very slightly bumped with light creases to the corners of the rear wrap. 70 pages. Black-and-white illustrations & facsimiles and pictorial ads. The bottom corners of the last 3 leaves are creased. Very good. Among the contents of this issue are "Bruce Rogers at Newark", "George Brinley and His Sales", "Dr. Otto Schafer's Treasures". and "The Perishable Press at Twenty". View more info

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TWO VIEWS OF THE MOUNTAIN: gift book for Bruce Rogers on his 85th birthday. Together with Robert L. Leslie's place card at the May 14, 1955 luncheon marking this event.

By: (Rogers, Bruce; Leslie, Robert L.). Clarke, Bert; et al.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: (New York): The Thistle Press, 1955.: 1955.

Seller ID: 36871

Condition: Fine


- 12mo [4-7/8 inches high by 3-1/4 inches wide], softcover bound in printed gray wrappers. 23 pages plus colophon, partially unopened. Together with: 2-3/4 inch high by 5-5/8 inch wide 4-sided cream-colored place card printed in red & green on a decorative tan ground. Fine. "Two Views of the Mountain" was a gift book printed by the Thistle Press in a limited edition of 85 copies for the friends of Bruce Rogers on the occasion of Rogers' 85th birthday. The birthday was marked by a luncheon on May 14, 1955 and the book is accompanied by Robert L. Leslie's place card for this event. Lesli... View more info

SHAKESPEARE: A REVIEW AND A PREVIEW. (Prospectus)

By: (Shakespeare, William). (Macy, George; Farjeon, Herbert; Rogers, Bruce)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York: The Limited Editions Club, (1939).: (1939).

Seller ID: 3168

Condition: Good


New York: The Limited Editions Club, (1939).. (1939).. Good. - Quarto, tan cloth titled in red on spine & in red with device stamped in red on front cover. The covers are lightly bumped & the spine & extremities are slightly faded. There is an area of light staining to the bottom corner of the rear cover. 25 & [1] pages plus [4] sample pages & 4 sample plates, 3 of them in color, with order form bound in & 2nd order form & mailing envelope laid in. There is offsetting to the top edge of the front endpaper. Good. Laid in is a one-page promotional letter from George Macy, Director of the Limi... View more info

GUIDE TO RUSSIAN MEDICAL LITERATURE

By: Adams, Scott; Rogers, Frank B.; editors

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Washington, DC: (U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare), 1958.: 1958.

Seller ID: 6426

Condition: Good


Washington, DC: (U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare), 1958.. 1958.. Good. - (Public Health Service Publciation 602). Octavo, printed red wraps. There is a pencil notation on the rear wrap. iv, 89 & [1] pp. The bottom corners of the wraps & the bottom page corners in the second half of the guide are creased. Good. Prepared by the National Library of Medicine and the National Institutes of Health. View more info

NOTES ON PRINTING & GRAPHIC ARTS. Volume I, Number 1 - Volume IV, Number 1. (13 issues)

By: Bentinck-Smith, William; Stinehour, Roderick D.; Hitchings, Sinclair H.; Rogers, Bruce; Kent, Henry Watson; Carter, Harry; Chappell, Warren; et al

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Lunenburg, VT: The Stinehour Press, 1953-1956.: 1953-1956.

Seller ID: 16193

Condition: Very good


Lunenburg, VT: The Stinehour Press, 1953-1956.. 1953-1956.. Very good. - Octavo, stapled self-wraps. Illustrated. Some wraps are lightly soiled, creased & slightly darkened. The contents are very good. Among the substantial lead articles in this series are: "The Literature of American Typefounding" by William Bentinck-Smith [Vol. I, No. 2] on the relatively scarce materials on the history of American typefounding; "Hawthorn House" by Roderick D. Stinehour [Vol. I, No. 4] on the New England press founded by Edmund B. Thompson, which was active from 1932-1942; "The Printin... View more info

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THE ROOSEVELTS: A FAMILY IN TURMOIL.

By: Parks, Lillian Rogers.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall, Inc., (1981).: (1981).

Seller ID: 95159

Condition: Fine


- Octavo, tan cloth in a dust wrapper. xiv & 285 pages. Back-and-white illustrations. Fine. First edition. This account of the public and private lives of the Roosevelts, written in collaboration with journalist and White House correspondent Frances Spatz Leighton, is told by a retired White House maid. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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AN ACCOUNT OF THE MAKING OF THE OXFORD LECTERN BIBLE - INSCRIBED BY BRUCE ROGERS TO THE INDUSTRIAL DESIGNER, ARTIST & TYPOGRAPHER GUSTAV JENSEN

By: Rogers, Bruce.

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Lanston Monotype Machine Company, [1936].: [1936].

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 34589

Condition: Fine


- Quarto, 11-1/4 inches high by 8-1/8 inches wide. Softcover, bound in light blue stapled wraps titled with an attractive dingbat in black on the front cover. 15 pages, plus a colophon printed on the verso of the front cover, and illustrated with an additional 4 page facsimile of pages from the Bible. Near fine. First edition.Inscribed and signed in pencil by Bruce Rogers at the top of the first page to the Danish-American industrial designer, artist and typographer Gustav Jensen.An additional prospectus for this publication, also advertising the Oxford Lectern Bible, titled "A Ke... View more info

THE CENTAUR TYPE BY BRUCE ROGERS: Being the design of which the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York enjoyed for many years the exclusive use, and which more recently has been employed for the monumental BIBLE designed by Bruce Rogers and printed at the Oxford University Press, England. (Prospectus).

By: Rogers, Bruce.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York: Continental Typefounders Association, [1935].: [1935].

Seller ID: 34641

Condition: Very good


New York: Continental Typefounders Association, [1935].. [1935].. Very good. - A sheet of cream-colored paper is folded once to form 4 pages, each 11 inches high by 8-1/2 inches wide. With decorations, including a vignette of a centaur & a decorative initial, in black & brown. Folded twice for mailing. The outer edges of the pages have short tears at the folds & the corners are lightly bumped. The two outer pages are a bit darkened along the spine. Very good. Continental Typefounders Association Specimen No. 163.Following the title page is a page-long essay titled "The Centaur Type o... View more info

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AN EXHIBITION OF THE WORK OF BRUCE ROGERS IN THE LAKESIDE PRESS GALLERIES.

By: Rogers, Bruce.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Chicago: The Lakeside Press/R. R. Donnelley & Sons Company, 1957.: 1957.

Seller ID: 37476

Condition: Fine


- Octavo, softcover bound in printed tan & cream wrappers with the Lakeside Press logo in black on the rear cover. [13] pages, including inside rear wrap, printed in sienna & black. Illustrated with a black-and-white portrait frontispiece. In the original printed mailing envelope. Fine. The content of this booklet, which serves as an invitation to the exhibition, mainly consists of extracts from Bruce Rogers' "Paragraphs on Printing". The exhibition of work by "Bruce Rogers, Master Designer of the Book", was held from April through July 1957. View more info

BRUCE ROGERS OF INDIANA: An Interview by Paul A. Bennett

By: Rogers, Bruce; Bennett, Paul A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Providence: The Domesday Press, 1936.: 1936.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 3156

Condition: Good


Providence: The Domesday Press, 1936.. 1936.. Good. - Octavo, marbled paper covered boards backed with brown cloth with a printed paper label on the spine. The corners of the boards are rubbed with tiny tears to the bottom corners; there is a small black stain to the front board. 30 & [1] pages. Decorations by Bruce Rogers.The tipped-in frontispiece portrait is lacking, leaving a glue stain; there is also a glue stain on the front pastedown where the recipient's book label has become detached. There is occasional light foxing. Good. Designed and printed by George Hornby at The Domesday Pres... View more info

EARNEST WORDS TO YOUNG MEN, In a Series of Discourses. By E. P. Rogers, Pastor of the First Presbyterian Church, Augusta, Geo., and Author of "Discourses on Election."

By: Rogers, E. P

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Charleston, SC: Walker and James, 1851.: 1851.

Seller ID: 15791

Condition: Good


Charleston, SC: Walker and James, 1851.. 1851.. Good. - Small octavo, dark brown cloth titled in gilt on the spine with decorative frames in blind on both covers. The covers are rubbed & bumped with the cloth worn away at the corners & with a small score mark to the front cover. The spine is faded with the head & tail chipped & with 2 tiny pieces out. 288 pages. There are 2 owner's names on the front endpaper with numerous pencil notations on the pastedown & endpaper. The front edge of the endpaper is chipped. The score mark to the front cover has partially broken through the front pastedown &... View more info

MASTERWORKS OF MING AND QING PAINTINGS FROM THE FORBIDDEN CITY

By: Rogers, Howard; and Lee, Sherman E

Price: $50.00

Publisher: (Lansdale, PA): International Arts Council, (1988).: (1988).

Seller ID: 2521

Condition: Fine


(Lansdale, PA): International Arts Council, (1988).. (1988).. Fine. - Quarto, blue cloth titled in gilt, in blue pictorial dw. The dw is lightly rubbed & very lightly chipped. 207 & [1] pp. Profuse color illustrations. Fine in a very good dw. Inscribed by Jack Bershad, one of the sponsors of the exhibition, and his wife Helen, on the half-title. Published in conjunction with an exhibition shown at the Metropolitan Museum of Art and other American museums during 1989. Dust jacket present. View more info

AN OLD PROBLEM IN LOGIC

By: Rogers, Reginald A. P

Price: $25.00

Publisher: (Hermathena, 1907).: 1907).

Seller ID: 15530

Condition: Good


(Hermathena, 1907).. 1907).. Good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed light blue wraps. The wraps are partially detached & are lightly bumped, creased & soiled with their edges darkened. There are some tiny stains to the front wrap. Pages 455-463. The top page corners are creased. Good only. Inscribed on the top edge of the first page: "With the author's compliments".Reprinted from Hermathena, Vol. XIV., No. XXXIII., 1907. View more info