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1 Arts Club of Chicago The Calligraphic Statement. An exhibition of Western and Eastern Calligraphy and Painting from the 8th to the 20th century
(Chicago): Arts Club of Chicago 1970 paperback Thin 8vo. Unpaginated, [16] ff. Numerous illus. Printed orange wrappers. Fine. 
(Chicago):: Arts Club of Chicago. 1970. paperback. Thin 8vo. Unpaginated, [16] ff. Numerous illus. Printed orange. wrappers. Fine.. 1 
Price: 8.00 USD
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2 CATICH, Edward M. (1906-1979). Letters Redrawn from the Trajan Inscription in Rome.
Davenport, IA: Catfish Press, 1961. Signed
2 volumes (text volume with separate portfolio). 8vo. xi, [1], 44, [2] pp. 94 numbered plates*, with additional title plate, loose in slipcase. Gilt-stamped rust cloth, slipcase quarter white cloth over patterned paper-backed boards, paper titles. Fine [Some portfolios with foxed spines—these are very good]. * Title indicates 93 plates, but in actuality there are 94 numbered plates plus the title-page. Note: All copies have the preface signed in facsimile by Dwiggins, 1951. 
Price: 180.00 USD
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3 CATICH, Edward M. (1906-1979). Reed, Pen, & Brush Alphabets for Writing and Lettering.
Davenport, IA: Catfish Press, 1972. 
Two volumes (text vol. with portfolio). 8vo. viii, 32 pp. [preliminary pages numbered out of sequence]. 27 numbered double-sided calligraphic plates (alphabet + ampersand), portfolio with additional title-page, loose in matching slipcase (11 ¾ x 9 inches), as issued. Quarter gilt-stamped cloth over marbled paper-backed boards, printed paper front cover title, matching slipcase. Fine. Privately printed. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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4 JUDGE, Cyril Bathurst. Specimens of Sixteenth-Century English Handwriting Taken from Contemporary Public and Private Records.
Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1935. 
(310 x 240 mm). (xvi) pp. 24 plates with facing descriptions. Original maroon cloth, gilt-stamped cover emblem and spine title. Near fine. FIRST EDITION. First Edition. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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5 MINER, Dorothy E., Victor I. CARLSON, & P.W. FILBY (comps.). 2,000 Years of Calligraphy. A Three-Part Exhibition Organized by the Baltimore Museum of Art, the Peabody Institute Library, the Walters Art Gallery, June 6-July 18, 1965. A Comprehensive Catalog.
Baltimore: (Walters Art Gallery), 1965. 
(280 x 215 mm). 201 pp. Illustrations, index. Printed wrappers. Very good. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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6 [EKSTRÖM, John (1858-1924)] Ove HAGELIN [comp.]. The Art of Writing and Drawing: A Selection of One Hundred Books from the Ekström Collection in the National Library for Psychology and Education, Stockholm. A descriptive and annotated catalogue of 16th through 18th century rare and important books on calligraphy, perspective, architecture, drawing, anatomy, colours, and related arts.
Stockholm: National Library for Psychology and Education, 1987. 9185528005 / 9789185528004 
FIRST EDITION. Large 8vo. 232 pp. Frontispiece, 185 illustrations, corrigendum tipped-in with cellophane tape. Original printed wrappers; spine lightly creased. Photocopied book review (The Book Collector Vol. 37, No. 3, pp. 427-8) laid-in. Very good. ISBN: 9185528005 First Edition. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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