STUDIES IN TYPE DESIGN. ALPHABETS WITH RANDOM QUOTATIONS.

  • Hanover, NH: Friends of the Dartmouth Library, (1968).
  • folio
  • cloth, slipcase.
  • A 4 page folder with title page, description, and index, followed by ten folders each with a plate on which is printed a quotation from a famous author.

Price: $100.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 23114

First edition. A brilliantly done piece of calligraphy in which Ruzicka has chosen 10 quotations from authors such as Robert Frost, Paul Valery, Herman Melville, Walt Whitman, and Henry David Thoreau and rendered each of them in a different calligraphic format. The ten plates are printed by the Meriden Gravure Company in different shades. Bookplate on front pastedown.