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BR marks & remarks : the marks by Bruce Rogers ; the remarks by his friends: PB 324-2003

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Current Location: In storage


BR marks & remarks : the marks by Bruce Rogers ; the remarks by his friends


Editor: Bennett, Paul A.
Illustrator: Rogers, Bruce
Publisher: Typophiles
Designer: Blumenthal, Joseph
Printer: Spiral Press
Printer: Meriden Gravure Company
Binder (person): J. F. Tapley Company



Series: Typophile chap books ; 15.

Contents: B.R.'s printer's devices / H.W. Kent -- His early work / J.M. Bowles -- At the Riverside Press / Frederic Warde -- At the Dyke Mill / Carl Purington Rollins -- With Rudge at Mt. Vernon / James Hendrickson -- At Harvard University Press / David T. Pottinger -- In England / H.W. Kent -- His secret passion / Christopher Morley.

149, [1] p. : ill., facsims., port. ; 19 cm.

Place(s) associated

  • New York
  • Meriden

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (2003-05) by Dreyfus, John


Production date: AD 1946


"Designed by Joseph Blumenthal. Composed in Emerson type by Westcott & Thomspn, Inc., Philadephia. Printed at The Spiral Press, New York. Collotype reproductions by Meriden Gravure Company ... Binding by J. F. Tapley Company, New York. This edition comprises 400 copies for the Typophile contributors and subscribers, 55 copies for the member of the Carteret Book Club ... and 350 copies for general sale"--Colophon. Museum has copy no. 498. Signed by Joseph Blummental: "For John Dreyfus in Cambridge June 1951. Bound in red cloth, stamped in gold and black on spine.

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Support composed of paper

Materials used in production

Printing ink

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: PB 324-2003
Primary reference Number: 98015
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 30 September 2019 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Manuscripts and Printed Books

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