The Centaur Types

By: Rogers, Bruce

Price: $75.00


Limited printing of 1000 numbered copies, of which this is out of series (unnumbered). Grey cloth with gilt spine titles, grey top-stain, dust jacket (see below), 16.4 by 24.5 cm, (ii) 69 (21) pp. plus limitation page. Near fine hardcover, in very good jacket with light fading on the spine panel. Documents Rogers’ creation of the classic Centaur typeface, including its forebears and offspring. While printed in a limited run, an unspecified number of unsold copies of this 1949 edition made it into the hands of Perdue University who offered it with new dust wrappers. Dust jacket present.

Title: The Centaur Types

Author Name: Rogers, Bruce

Categories: Typography,

Edition: Limited ed

Publisher: Chicago, October House: 1949

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: very good

Item: 1.00

Seller ID: 1962