[Rogers, Bruce (book design)]; Crothers, Samuel McChord
Title THE GENTLE READER
Binding Half calf
Book Condition Very Good +
Publisher Boston Houghton Mifflin Company 1903
Seller ID 1159
8vo (5¼" x 7¾"). pp. 321. Half red calf over pale red cloth. Five raised bands and gilt ruled compartments on spine. Original ribbon marker, t.e.g. Humorous and thought provoking reflections of literary themes including the enjoyment of poetry, the mission of humor, the honorable points of ignorance and the hinterlands of science among others. Book design by Bruce Rogers while he worked for the Riverside Press. Bound for the Old Corner Bookstore, Boston. The Work of Bruce Rogers (1939) 90; Haas 50.Avery good + copy.