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    Lot of Eight Books on the Printed Work of Designer Bruce Rogers, including: Carl Purington Rollins. B. R. - America's Typographic Playboy. New York: The Georgian Press, 1927. Edition limited to 500 copies, of which this is number 153. [and:] Paul A. Bennett. Bruce Rogers of Indiana, An Interview. Providence: The Domesday Press, 1936. In chipped glassine wrapper. [and:] Irvin Haas. Bruce Rogers: A Bibliography - Hitherto Unrecorded Work 1889-1925, Complete Work 1925-1936. Mount Vernon, New York: Peter Pauper Press, 1936. Limited to 425 copies. [and:] Peter Piper's Practical Principles of Plain & Perfect Pronunciation. Brooklyn: Mergenthaler Linotype Company, [1936]. In chipped glassine wrapper. Title page designed by Bruce Rogers. [and:] Rudolph Ruzicka. On the Aesthetic Values That Are To Be Found in the Printed Work of Bruce Rogers. New York: The American Institute of Graphic Arts, 1939. In chipped glassine wrapper.[and:] James Hendrickson. Paragraphs on Printing, Elicited From Bruce Rogers in Talks [...] on the Functions of the Book Designer. New York: William E. Rudge's Sons, 1943. [and:] B. R. - Marks & Remarks. New York: The Typophiles, 1946. In glassine wrapper and slipcase. [and:] Bruce Rogers. Pi: A Hodge-Podge of the Letters, Papers and Addresses Written During the Last Sixty Years. Cleveland and New York: The World Publishing Company, 1953. In dust jacket. All books in good or better condition.

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    October, 2008
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