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Rogers, Albert Bruce, 1870-1957 (book designer)

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1870-1957

Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

 File

Bruce Rogers, 1917-1949

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9813/C1/97
Scope and Contents Folder 1 = letters from Rogers to Meynell (19; 1 letter from Meynell to Rogers and typescript bibliography entry on the Oxford Lectern Bible (1950) Folder 2 = clipping of Rogers's obituary in The Times for 20 May 1957; catalogues of exhibitions of Rogers's work Folder 3 (oversize) = poster printed at the Pelican Press using Rogers's poster type.
Dates: 1917-1949
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Letter addressed from 23 Campden Hill Square, 6 Jan. 1927

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8483/17
Scope and Contents Concerning Crosby Gaige, [Bruce] Rogers and an American edition of his poetry (unspecified), feels recent poems are the strongest he has done; discussing G.A. [Gabriel Atkin]: hard to help him, couldn't fit into Sassoon's background, refused to communicate with him after 'his exploits'; also comments on Sewell Stokes.
Dates: 6 Jan. 1927
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Letter addressed from the King's Arms Hotel, Dorchester, 15 Jan. 1927

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8483/18
Scope and Contents Concerning Crosby Gaige, and waiting to hear if 'B.R.' [Bruce Rogers] would print his poems; Sassoon becoming stand-offish and philosophical; also giving news of Henry Head (now an invalid) and 'T.H.' [Thomas Hardy] (venerates Hardy above all living and most dead writers).
Dates: 15 Jan. 1927
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Letters from Bruce Rogers to Morison, 1921

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9812/D/240
Scope and Contents From the Series: Morison's letters were generally dictated to his secretary and typed with a carbon copy. For the most part, it is these carbon copies that make up his outgoing correspondence in this series. (Where his original letters or photocopies of them are included, this fact is noted.) Letters to and from Morison are interfiled in one chronological sequence. Some short compositions by a particular correspondent are included in this series alongside that person's correspondence.
Dates: 1921
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Letters from various correspondents (R-S) to Oliver Simon, 1925-1955

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9853/A1/26
Scope and Contents The letters are from Eric Ravilious (undated), Charles Ricketts (undated), Ludovic Rodo (1952), Bruce Rogers (1925, 1927), Noel Rooke (1952), M. H. Salaman (1953), Geoffrey Scott (1923), Frank Sidgwick (1923), Paul Standard (1944), H. V. Strong (1955), A. J. A. Symons (1930, 1940).
Dates: 1925-1955
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 Series

Other subject files

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9815/D
Scope and Contents Mostly research notes covering subjects on which John Dreyfus worked during a long period or for more than one publication. These are as follows: Box 51 = William Morris Boxes 52-53 (and loose volume) = T. J. Cobden-Sanderson Boxes 54-55 = Emery Walker Box 56 = Edward Johnston, Harry Kessler, and the Cranach Press Box 57 = Edward Johnston Box 58 = Eric Gill Boxes 59-60 = Jan Van Krimpen Box 61 = Gerard Meynell and the Westminster Press Box 62 = Robbert Gibbings and the Golden Cockerell Press,...
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 Series

Papers relating to Bruce Rogers, 1919-1977

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9822/B
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: This collection consists chiefly of papers that record Mansbridge's connections with his friends Stanley Morison and Bruce Rogers. Correspondence consists generally of original letters to Mansbridge and typescript carbon copies of his own letters.
Dates: 1919-1977
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 Fonds

Papers relating to work by Bruce Rogers for Cambridge University Press

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9823
Dates: 1917-1968
Conditions Governing Access: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Postcard with image of Slapton Village, 31 Dec. 1926

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8483/16
Scope and Contents Met Crosby Gaige, suggests 'B.R.' [Bruce Rogers] run off a cheap edition of his work as a snub for Heinemann, who had treated him with 'impudent carelessness'.
Dates: 31 Dec. 1926
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Report on the typography of the Cambridge University Press prepared in 1917 at the request of the Syndics by Bruce Rogers and now printed in honour of his eightieth birthday, 1950-1951

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9824/A/3
Scope and Contents Letters before publication from Sydney Cockerell and Bruce Rogers, and after publication from Philip James, Jan van Krimpen, Rogers, Paul Standard, Francis Stephenson, Joseph Thorp, and William Wrede.
Dates: 1950-1951
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 Fonds

William Coolidge Lane: Letter to Bruce Rogers, 1918

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.4251/788
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: Artificial collection of single item or small collection accessions. Mainly correspondence but includes other papers.
Dates: 1918
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).

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