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Order Nr. 61160 BRUCE ROGERS: AMERICAN TYPOGRAPHER. Georgia Mansbridge
(Rogers, Bruce).


New York: The Typophiles, 1997. small 8vo. cloth. xiii, 95, (3) pages. Limited to 500 copies. Chap Book, New Series, Number One. Short biography of Bruce Rogers (1870-1957), a reprint of the 1965 Master's Thesis by Mansbridge, who was acquainted with Mr. Rogers during the last decade or so of his life. (Facing the title page is a photo of the author and Mr. Rogers.) There is no discussion of books designed by Mr. Rogers..... READ MORE

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Preface                                          vii
Acknowledgments                                    x
Introduction                                      xi
1. Early Years                                     1
2. The Years at Riverside                          9
3. Years of Indecision                            18
4. The Years at Mount Vernon                      34
5. Transatlantic Commuter                         45
6. Last Years                                     65
7. Summary, Conclusions and Recommendations       75
Notes                                             83
Bibliography                                      91