The Grolier Club Iter Italicum

New York: The Grolier Club, Limited edition, this one of 750 copies, 1963, hardcover with brown cloth boards in dust jacket, octavo, 298pp., illustrated in b&w. Book is ex-library with only indiction being a special collections plate from the Arnold Bank Collection and withdrawl stamp to front pastedown, personal stamps of Arnold Bank to front pastedown, copyright page, and bottom edge of text block; otherwise book in near fine condition with mild wear to spine ends, binding tight, text clean bright and unmarked. DJ VG+ with mild sun to spine and rear panel, mild edgewear, in protective mylar wrap. Arnold Bank, Carnegie Mellon University professor in the Design Department from 1960-1984, was a calligrapher of international stature. His career spanned the fields of education, publishing, advertising, printing, and architectural lettering. Bank, as a Senior Fulbright Fellow, taught at the Royal College of Art in London from 1954-1957, and was art director in the Time magazine promotion department from 1941-1947. Ex-Library / Very Good+.

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Price: $30.00

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