BR: A Panel Discussion at the Bruce Rogers Centenary held at Purdue University by Harry Duncan, K. K. Merker and Ward Ritchie

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Series: Book Club of California Publication, No. 166. LIMITED EDITION of 650 copies (50 reserved for collaborators at Purdue University), designed by Ward Ritchie, set in Centaur type at Mackenzie-Harris, printed by Richard Hoffman, engravings made by Pall Bohne. 12mo. 7 1/4 x 4 3/4 inches. (66) pp. Title-page vignette in brick-red ink, 5 Rogers designs in the text, printer's device on the colophon; text clean, unmarked. Gilt-Stamped brown cloth, plain paper dust-jacket in archival mylar; binding square and tight. Prospectus in original mailing envelope. KJ319-166. Fine. This is the second book published with support of the Special Fund established in memory of Dorothy and David Magee. This volume contains the text of a "colloquium that took place during the Bruce Rogers Centennial Conference in May 1970, with the panel's assigned subject being 'Small Presses/Private Presses.' Ward Ritchie's presentation includes an interesting letter from BR to Edwin Grabhorn, commending Grabhorn for his delightful use of the modern Baskerville type." Included in the Rounce & Coffin Club's Exhibition of Western Books. REFERENCE: Harlan, The Two Hundredth Book, No. 166.

Title: BR: A Panel Discussion at the Bruce Rogers Centenary held at Purdue University by Harry Duncan, K. K. Merker and Ward Ritchie

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Illustrator: Pall Bohne

Categories: Book Club of California,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: San Francisco: CA, Book Club of California: 1981

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Collectible: Like New

Jacket Condition: Fine

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: KJ319-166

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