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THE BRUCE ROGERS WORLD BIBLE. (Prospectus)., (Rogers, Bruce).
181 (Rogers, Bruce). THE BRUCE ROGERS WORLD BIBLE. (Prospectus).
New York: Philip C. Duschnes, circa [1948]. [1948]. Very good 
- Octavo, softcover. Four-page brochure printed in black on cream paper. There is a minor crease along the left edge. Very good.

The brochure includes a two-page announcement and description of the Bruce Rogers Bible [to be published in the Fall of 1949] with an order form on the fourth page. 
Price: 10.00 USD

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182 (Rogers, Bruce). France, Anatole AMYCUS ET CELESTIN
(New York: printed at the Museum Press), 1916. 1916. 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. 
Price: 50.00 USD

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183 (Rogers, Bruce). Stark, Lewis M.; compiler BOOKS DESIGNED BY BRUCE ROGERS. Exhibited in Honor of His Eighty-fifth Birthday
NY: New York Public Library, 1955. 1955. 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. 
Price: 25.00 USD

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184 (Rogers, Bruce; Brinley, George; Schafer, Otto; et al). McTigue, Bernard; editor AMERICAN BOOK COLLECTOR. Volume 6, Number 5 / New Series. September/October 1985
(New York: The Moretus Press, 1985). 1985). 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". 
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185 (Rollins, Carl Purington; Koopman, Harry) SPECIMENS OF TYPE IN THE OFFICE OF E. L. HILDRETH & CO. / Incorporated / At Brattleboro Vermont
Brattleboro, VT: E. L. Hildreth & Co., 1932. 1932. Very good 
Brattleboro, VT: E. L. Hildreth & Co., 1932.. 1932.. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed blue wraps. The wraps are lightly bumped & the front wrap is stained. The spine & the adjacent edges of of the wraps are faded. There are a few very light stains to the lower half of the spine. 228 pages. The pastedowns have separated from the inside wraps. There is a light stain to the fore-edge. Illustrated with numerous samples of type faces. The contents are bright & very good.

Second printing. From the library of E. Harold Hugo of the Meriden Gravure Company, with his book label..

Carl Purington Rollins explains in his preface that in order to produce a readable specimen book, the "copy" selected for displaying the various type faces is reprinted, with the author's permission, from articles on printing and literary subjects contributed by Harry Lyman Koopman, Librarian of Brown University, to various printers' magazines.

Scarce. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 75.00 USD

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186 (Rosenbach Company) ENGLISH POETRY TO 1700. (Catalogue)
Philadelphia/New York: The Rosenbach Company, 1941. 1941. Good 
Philadelphia/New York: The Rosenbach Company, 1941.. 1941.. Good. - Octavo, printed blue wraps. Spine darkened with short tears to the head & tail & tiny pieces out; wraps chipped with the extremities darkened & owner's ink inscription on front wrap. 182 pp. The top corners & front edges of the pages are lightly creased. Good.

833 items are catalogued with prices. 
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187 (Ryskamp, Charles) THE PIERPONT MORGAN LIBRARY: GIFTS IN HONOR OF THE FIFTIETH ANNIVERSARY. An Exhibition 1 September-3 November 1974. (Catalog)
New York: The Pierpont Morgan Library, 1974. 1974. Fine 
New York: The Pierpont Morgan Library, 1974.. 1974.. Fine. - Large octavo, decorative wraps. 63 pages. Fine.

The catalog, which lists incunabula, rare books, fine bindings, manuscripts and drawings, was printed by the Stinehour Press.

Laid in are a mechanically reproduced form letter from Charles Ryskamp to fellows of the Pierpont Morgan Library, enclosing the catalog, and photocopies of two English reviews of publications connected with the library. 
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188 (Salloch, William; et al) EARLY PRINTED BOOKS AND MANUSCRIPTS, INCLUDING INCUNABULA. The Properties of Manhattan College, Mrs. Gordon Pribek, George S. Heyer, Jr., The Estate of William Salloch. Saturday, June 1, 1991 at 10:00 a.m. (Catalogue)
NY: Christie's, 1991. 1991. Fine 
NY: Christie's, 1991.. 1991.. Fine. - Quarto, teal & black pictorial wraps. Lightly rubbed. 102 & [3] leaves. Illustrated with facsimiles in B&W & color. Near fine.

192 items are catalogued and fully described with estimated prices. 
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189 (Schad, Robert O.) FINE BOOKS: An Exhibition of Written and Printed Books Selected for Excellence of Design, Craftsmanship and Materials. Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery. (Catalog)
San Marino, CA: Henry E. Huntington Library, 1936. 1936. Very good 
San Marino, CA: Henry E. Huntington Library, 1936.. 1936.. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed tan wraps titled within a decorative frame in red. The wraps are slightly bumped & their bottom edges are lightly chipped. 16 pages, [1] leaf & 29 full-page black-and-white illustrations. Very good.

Inscribed by Max Farrand on a Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery compliment slip which is laid in. Farrand was an American university professor and writer on historical subjects. Among his publications was the three-volume "Records of Federal Convention of 1787" [1911]. 
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190 (Schimmel, Stuart B.) THE STUART B. SCHIMMEL COLLECTION OF THE BOOK ARTS comprising Private Press Books, Fine Bindings, Autograph Letters and Calligraphy. Friday, May 17, 1991 at 10:00 a.m. (Catalogue)
New York: Christie's, 1991. 1991. Fine 
New York: Christie's, 1991.. 1991.. Fine. - Quarto, B&W pictorial wraps. Very lightly rubbed. 105 & [1] pp. with bid slip bound in. Profusely illustrated in B&W & color. Near fine.

The catalogue lists an estimated price for each item. 
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191 (Schocken, Salman) IMPORTANT HEBREW BOOKS FROM THE LIBRARY OF THE LATE SALMAN SCHOCKEN. Sale 93693. Monday 6th December 1993
London: Sotheby's, 1993. 1993. Fine 
London: Sotheby's, 1993.. 1993.. Fine. - Quarto, decorative red & black wraps. 101 & [15] pp. Illustrated in B&W with a portrait & facsimiles. Near fine.

268 items are catalogued with estimated prices. 
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192 (Schoeffer, Peter). Lehmann-Haupt, Hellmut PETER SCHOEFFER OF GERNSHEIM AND MAINZ with a list of his surviving books and broadsides
Rochester, NY: The Printing House of Leo Hart, 1950. 1950. Very good 
Rochester, NY: The Printing House of Leo Hart, 1950.. 1950.. Very good. - Octavo, cloth, in a dust wrapper. The covers are very lightly bumped. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed & chipped with a short tear to the top edge of the front panel repaired with scotch tape. xv, [1] leaf & 146 pages. Illustrated with facsimiles in black & white & color. Very good.

First edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 25.00 USD

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193 (Schwegmann, George A., Jr.) SYMBOLS USED IN THE N ATIONAL UNION CATALOG OF THE LIBRARY OF CONGRESS
Washington, DC: Union Catalog Division, The Library of Congress, 1965. 1965. Good 
Washington, DC: Union Catalog Division, The Library of Congress, 1965.. 1965.. Good. - Small quarto, printed blue wraps. The book is somewhat warped. The wraps are soiled, chipped & darkened with a piece out of the head of the spine. 214 pp. Page edges darkened; corners of prelims & a number of rear pages creased. Good working copy.

Ninth Edition Revised. 
Price: 10.00 USD

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194 (Scribner Book Store) FIFTY DISTINGUISHED BOOKS AND MANUSCRIPTS. (Catalogue 137)
NY: The Scribner Book Store, circa [1948]. [1948]. Very good 
NY: The Scribner Book Store, circa [1948].. [1948].. Very good. - Octavo, white boards titled in red & black. The boards are bumped & heavily soiled & the spine is darkened. 69 pages. Small ink mark on the title page, else the contents are very good.

A fascinating descriptive catalogue of fifty extraordinary items for sale. 
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195 (Scribner Book Store) SCIENCE, MEDICINE, ECONOMICS, ETC. In First Editions. (Sale catalog)
New York: The Scribner Book Store, circa [1930]. [1930]. Very good 
New York: The Scribner Book Store, circa [1930].. [1930].. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in decorative blue wraps. The spine & extremities are faded with the publisher's name handwritten on the spine. There are small stains to the rear wrap. [iii] & 181 pages. The contents are near fine.

Catalogue # 124. 562 items are catalogued, with prices. Laid in is a Scribner's leaflet announcing the sale of a collection of items by Nobel Prize-winners. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 10.00 USD

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196 (Sendak Maurice). Lanes, Selma G DOWN THE RABBIT HOLE: Adventures & Misadventures in the Realm of Children's Literature
New York: Atheneum, 1971. 1971. Very good 
New York: Atheneum, 1971.. 1971.. Very good. - Small quarto [8-5/8 inches high by 6-1/2 inches wide], cloth-backed boards in a pictorial dust wrapper by Maurice Sendak. The dust jacket is very lightly chipped & soiled & its spine & the adjacent edges of the panels are slightly darkened. xv, [i], 239 & [1] pages. Black-and-white illustrations. Very good.

First edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 20.00 USD

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197 (Senefelder Mutual Benefit Association) FIFTIETH ANNIVERSARY AND BANQUET OF THE SENEFELDER MUTUAL BENEFIT ASS'N / 1872 - 1922. Saturday Evening, September 23, 1922. Hotel McAlpin, New York. Music by Prof. G. Wagner's Orchestra
(Senefelder Mutual Benefit Association, 1922). 1922). Very good 
(Senefelder Mutual Benefit Association, 1922).. 1922).. Very good. - 12mo [6-1/2 inches high by 4-3/8 inches wide], pictorial stiff paper cream wraps sewn with white cord with a black-and-white vignette portrait within a decorative gilt, red, white & blue frame on the front wrap. The wraps are lightly soiled & the top 2 inches are detached. Title & [7] pages. Very good.

The Senefelder Mutual Benefit Association was formed in 1872 by the lithographic printers of New York, who decided that the interests of lithographic workmen could best be served by organizing a society to help members who were in distress.

The text of the program includes a brief history of the society, a list of the 1922 officers, the menu for the banquet and a seating list. 
Price: 10.00 USD

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198 (Shakespeare Head Press). Sidgwick, Frank FRANK SIDGWICK'S DIARY / And Other Material Relating to A. H. Bullen, & the Shakespeare Head Press at Stratford-upon-Avon
Oxford: Published for the Shakespeare Head Press by Basil Blackwell, 1975. 1975. Very good 
Oxford: Published for the Shakespeare Head Press by Basil Blackwell, 1975.. 1975.. Very good. - Octavo, blue cloth titled in gilt on the spine with the logo of the press stamped in gilt on the front cover, in a dust wrapper. There is some minor rubbing to the covers. The dust jacket is lightly chipped with a small area of soiling to the rear panel. 90 pages. Near fine in a very good dust wrapper.

Limited edition of 1,000 copies with an illustrated facsimile of a 1904 prospectus in a sleeve at the rear. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 20.00 USD

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199 (Shakespeare, William). (Macy, George; Farjeon, Herbert; Rogers, Bruce) SHAKESPEARE: A REVIEW AND A PREVIEW. (Prospectus)
New York: The Limited Editions Club, (1939). (1939). 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 Limited Editions Club, personalized to a Dr. Maclyn F. Baker, dated November 14, 1939. The letter urges Baker to order a copy of the new Bruce Rogers Shakespeare, describing it as "the most ambitious of all plans to illustrate Shakespeare; the text should be indispensable for the proper reading of Shakespeare; and the beauties of the appearance are evidence of the genius of the greatest living designer of books...." 
Price: 45.00 USD

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200 (Shakspeare Press). Timperley, C.H WILLIAM BULMER AND THE SHAKSPEARE PRESS. A Biography of William Bulmer from A Dictionary of Printers and Printing by C.H. Timperley, London, 1839 with an Introductory Note on the Bulmer-Martin types by Laurance B. Siegfried, Syracuse University. Original Wood Engravings by John De Pol
(Syracuse, NY): Syracuse University Press, (1957). (1957). Fine 
(Syracuse, NY): Syracuse University Press, (1957).. (1957).. Fine. - 12mo, black cloth titled in gilt on spine with pictorial paper label on the front cover, in the original gilt-printed glassine dust wrapper. 34 & [2] pp. with original B&W and color wood engravings by John De Pol. Near fine.

The book is designed by Harvey Satenstein. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 25.00 USD

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