CHARLES NYPELS PRIJS: Charles Nypels Prijs Award 1998: Emigre: Rosbeek 43

Charles Nypels Prijs Award 1998: Emigre: Rosbeek 43. Charles Nypels Foundation, 1998. Unmarked. Rubbed cover. Very Good. Paperback. (#31134) $16.00

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Text in English and Dutch. 72p.

Catalogs the fifth Charles Nypels Award presented to Zuzan Licko (Slovakia, 1961) and Rudy VanderLans (the Netherlands, 1955) for their innovative typeface designs, and the design and contet of Emigre magazine, which was founded in 1984. Printed in red and black with numerous examples of their typeface designs.

STUART, G: Imprenta Glorias by Gloria Stuart (with Cockerell marbled paper cover, 2000)

Cover. Imprenta Glorias by Gloria Stuart (with Cockerell marbled paper cover, 2000) Stuart, Gloria. Imprenta Glorias by Gloria Stuart (with Cockerell marbled paper cover, 2000). Imprenta Glorias, 2000.

Unmarked. Small tear on edge of first page. Very Good. Sewn Binding. (#23572) $175.00

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Cockerell paper marbled cover, with a stamp: Cockerell, Letchworth, England 1954.

This book was prepared as a keepsake for the Roxburghe-Zamorano fiesta in San Francisco, 2000. Allywn O’Mara bound it.The drawings on the inside were inspired by paraphernalia of Lillian Marks, Plantin Press.

Imprenta Glorias is the imprint of film and television actress Gloria Stuart (Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm, 1938; My Favorite Year, 1982; Titanic, 1997).

In 1983, when she was in her seventies, the master printer Ward Ritchie taught her to print. Stuart started a fresh career as a respected designer of hand-printed artists’ books and broadsides. She produced illustrated books and broadsides under her own imprint, Imprenta Glorias, from 1984-2006.

Her print work is in the collections of the Getty Museum in Los Angeles and the Victoria and Albert Museum in London.

The Plantin Press, a small private press in Los Angeles was started in 1931 by Saul and Lillian Marks.

WBPA: Bookbuilders West / Western Book Publishers’ Association Book Show 1971

Fox, George; Radcliffe, Ashley; Wilson, Adrian. Bookbuilders West / Western Book Publishers’ Association Book Show 1971. Western Book Publishers’ Association, 1971. Unmarked. Letter Design sticker on front end page. Very Good. Hardcover. (#30633) $14.00

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Catalogs the jury choices for the Western Book Publishers’ Association (WBPA) Association 1971 book show. Designers include Clifford Burke, Ken Carlson, Dave Comstock, Audrey Meyer, Tom Suzuki, Adrian Wilson, and others.

Lain in Cranium Press list on textured card stock.

Designers. Bookbuilders West / Western Book Publishers' Association Book Show 1971