An Account of the Making of the Oxford Lectern Bible: Rogers, Bruce An Account of the Making of the Oxford Lectern Bible: Rogers, Bruce An Account of the Making of the Oxford Lectern Bible: Rogers, Bruce

An Account of the Making of the Oxford Lectern Bible

Rogers, Bruce

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Small quarto. 15pp. In blue printed wrappers. Announcement laid in. In this booklet, the famed typographer Bruce Rogers documents the process of creating his masterpiece work, the Oxford Lectern Bible, and includes pages showing various trials of lettering for the bible. Rogers also supervised the printing of the booklet in the Centaur typeface, which was his most famous creation. Rogers designed more than 400 books over his lifetime and is one of the best known and regarded typographers of the twentieth century. Some faint discoloration of the cover is evident around the edges, but otherwise in very fine condition. Bookseller Inventory #

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Book Description Lanston Monotype Publishing Company [No date], Philadelphia. Paperback. 11" x 8". 13pp. Blue wrappers. Fine condition. The legendary typographer's account of creating his masterpiece, the Oxford Lectern Bible. Rogers designed more than 400 books and is considered one of the greatest typographers of the twentieth century. Seller Inventory # 20724

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Book Description Philadelphia, Pa : Lanston Monotype Machine Co., [1936], 1936. Hardcover. Condition: Near Fine. No Jacket. 1st Edition. First edition, 4to. 15 pp., [4] pp. of plates; facsimiles; stiff blue-paper wrappers. A slip reading, "A keepsake for collectors of Rogersiana," is attached to cover. A near fine copy except with a small light rust mark from a paper clip to keepsake and top of page 1. Seller Inventory # LEH-253

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Book Description Printed by John Johnson at the University Press, Oxford, 1936. Original Wrappers. Condition: Very Good. First Edition. 15pp, including two facsimile title-pages. Bound in tan wrappers, cover title in black. 11.25" x 8". Seller Inventory # 039073

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Book Description Lanston Monotype Machine Company, Philadelphia, 1936. Original Wrappers. Condition: Very Good. First Edition. 15pp, including two facsimile title-pages. Bound in blue textured wrappers, cover title in black; faint cover soil. Inserted is a small, printed broadside, "A Keepsake for Collectors of Rogersiana." 11.25" x 8". Seller Inventory # 039224

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Book Description 1936. ROGERS, Bruce. An Account of the Making of the Oxford Lectern Bible. Original printed wrappers. [Phila.: Lanston Monotype Machine Company, 1936]. 4to. First edition. Grolier 395. With "Keepsake for Collectors of Rogersiana" tipped onto inside of rear wrapper. Small bookplate, else fine. Seller Inventory # 72308

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Book Description Oxford University Press, Oxford, 1936. Pp. 16(last colophon), 4 pp. specimen plates; printed paper wrappers, stapled, edges lightly browned; demy 4to; printed by John Johnson, Oxford University Press, Oxford, n.d.[1936?]. *From the collection of Australian graphic designer and typographer Eric Maguire, with his inked signature on upper wrapper. Seller Inventory # 124699

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Book Description Lanston Monotype Machine Company, Philadelphia, PA. Soft Cover. Condition: Very Good. First Edition. n.d., [1936]. Quarto. 16 pp. Stapled wraps with titles. Very good, light fading to edges of covers. Bruce Rogers explains the process of designing the typography and layout of the Oxford Lectern Bible. Seller Inventory # 012452

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Book Description Lanston Monotype Machine Co., Philadelphia, 1936. Wraps. Condition: Very Good. 15 p. Designed by Rogers. Work of BR 395. Keepsake slip laid in. Seller Inventory # 004602

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