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The Construction of Roman Letters by Albrecht Dürer.

Cambridge: Dunster House, 1924.

Price: $400.00

About the item

One of 350 copies printed by Bruce Rogers at the Printing House of William Edwin Rudge, 1923. Text and illustrations printed within red rules. 39, [1, imprint] pp. 1 vols. 12mo. Black boards, marbled endpapers, printed spine label. Label toned. Unopened. Fine. The Work of Bruce Rogers 332.

Item #367850

The designs were printed by Bruce Rogers from blocks prepared by Emery Walker based on the first edition of Dürer’s treatise on geometry, Unterweysung (1525), where they appear in book III.