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Highlights of the Cary Graphic Arts Collection at Rochester Institute of Technology
Highlights of the Cary Graphic Arts Collection at Rochester Institute of Technology
Highlights of the Cary Graphic Arts Collection at Rochester Institute of Technology
Highlights of the Cary Graphic Arts Collection at Rochester Institute of Technology
Highlights of the Cary Graphic Arts Collection at Rochester Institute of Technology
Highlights of the Cary Graphic Arts Collection at Rochester Institute of Technology
Highlights of the Cary Graphic Arts Collection at Rochester Institute of Technology

Since its founding in 1969, the Cary Graphic Arts Collection at Rochester Institute of Technology has grown from the personal library of its namesake Melbert B. Cary Jr., to one of the nation’s premier libraries on graphic communication history. Highlights of the Cary Graphic Arts Collection brings this history to life with a selection of items that not only exemplify the scope and mission of the library, but are treasures in their own right.


Highlights of the Cary Graphic Arts Collection at Rochester Institute of Technology
Highlights of the Cary Graphic Arts Collection at Rochester Institute of Technology
Highlights of the Cary Graphic Arts Collection at Rochester Institute of Technology
Highlights of the Cary Graphic Arts Collection at Rochester Institute of Technology
Highlights of the Cary Graphic Arts Collection at Rochester Institute of Technology
Highlights of the Cary Graphic Arts Collection at Rochester Institute of Technology
Highlights of the Cary Graphic Arts Collection at Rochester Institute of Technology

Since its founding in 1969, the Cary Graphic Arts Collection at Rochester Institute of Technology has grown from the personal library of its namesake Melbert B. Cary Jr., to one of the nation’s premier libraries on graphic communication history. Highlights of the Cary Graphic Arts Collection brings this history to life with a selection of items that not only exemplify the scope and mission of the library, but are treasures in their own right.


Highlights of the Cary Graphic Arts Collection at Rochester Institute of Technology
Highlights of the Cary Graphic Arts Collection at Rochester Institute of Technology
Highlights of the Cary Graphic Arts Collection at Rochester Institute of Technology
Highlights of the Cary Graphic Arts Collection at Rochester Institute of Technology
Highlights of the Cary Graphic Arts Collection at Rochester Institute of Technology
Highlights of the Cary Graphic Arts Collection at Rochester Institute of Technology
Highlights of the Cary Graphic Arts Collection at Rochester Institute of Technology

Since its founding in 1969, the Cary Graphic Arts Collection at Rochester Institute of Technology has grown from the personal library of its namesake Melbert B. Cary Jr., to one of the nation’s premier libraries on graphic communication history. Highlights of the Cary Graphic Arts Collection brings this history to life with a selection of items that not only exemplify the scope and mission of the library, but are treasures in their own right.


Edges of Books
Edges of Books
Edges of Books
Edges of Books
Edges of Books
Edges of Books
Edges of Books
Edges of Books

Edges of Books examines a familiar form from an unfamiliar perspective. When books are on display it is usually their spines, covers, text, or illustrations that are featured. These are the familiar parts of the books—the parts that modern readers have come to interact with the most. Edges of Books takes a different approach, uncovering a tradition that extends back centuries in which the edges of books were important sites for information and decoration.


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Melbert B. Cary, Jr. and the Press of the Woolly Whale
Melbert B. Cary, Jr. and the Press of the Woolly Whale
Melbert B. Cary, Jr. and the Press of the Woolly Whale

Sepia frontispiece of Cary, 14 reproductions, some in color; 4 tip-ins. typography by Jerry Kelly. Printed on Zerkall in letterpress and offset. Bound by Judi Conant with black cloth spine, foil-stamped title. An edition of 120 copies.


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Melbert B. Cary, Jr. and the Press of the Woolly Whale
Melbert B. Cary, Jr. and the Press of the Woolly Whale
Melbert B. Cary, Jr. and the Press of the Woolly Whale

Sepia frontispiece of Cary, 14 reproductions, some in color; 4 tip-ins. typography by Jerry Kelly. Printed on Zerkall in letterpress and offset. Bound by Judi Conant with black cloth spine, foil-stamped title. An edition of 120 copies.


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Melbert B. Cary, Jr. and the Press of the Woolly Whale
Melbert B. Cary, Jr. and the Press of the Woolly Whale
Melbert B. Cary, Jr. and the Press of the Woolly Whale

Sepia frontispiece of Cary, 14 reproductions, some in color; 4 tip-ins. typography by Jerry Kelly. Printed on Zerkall in letterpress and offset. Bound by Judi Conant with black cloth spine, foil-stamped title. An edition of 120 copies.


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Bookbinding 2000 Conference Proceedings
Bookbinding 2000 Conference Proceedings
Bookbinding 2000 Conference Proceedings
Bookbinding 2000 Conference Proceedings
Bookbinding 2000 Conference Proceedings

In June 2000 the RIT Cary Graphic Arts Collection hosted over 400 guests for a highly successful conference, exhibition, and gala in honor of Bernard C. Middleton's contributions to the art of bookbinding, and RIT's acquisition of Mr. Middleton's outstanding book collection. Some of the world's foremost scholars and bookbinders presented a series of stimulating talks and detailed demonstrations at the event. This publication gathers the content of the six conference lectures into a fine volume with full-color illustrations.


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Bookbinding 2000 Conference Proceedings
Bookbinding 2000 Conference Proceedings
Bookbinding 2000 Conference Proceedings
Bookbinding 2000 Conference Proceedings
Bookbinding 2000 Conference Proceedings

In June 2000 the RIT Cary Graphic Arts Collection hosted over 400 guests for a highly successful conference, exhibition, and gala in honor of Bernard C. Middleton's contributions to the art of bookbinding, and RIT's acquisition of Mr. Middleton's outstanding book collection. Some of the world's foremost scholars and bookbinders presented a series of stimulating talks and detailed demonstrations at the event. This publication gathers the content of the six conference lectures into a fine volume with full-color illustrations.


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Bookbinding 2000 Conference Proceedings
Bookbinding 2000 Conference Proceedings
Bookbinding 2000 Conference Proceedings
Bookbinding 2000 Conference Proceedings
Bookbinding 2000 Conference Proceedings

In June 2000 the RIT Cary Graphic Arts Collection hosted over 400 guests for a highly successful conference, exhibition, and gala in honor of Bernard C. Middleton's contributions to the art of bookbinding, and RIT's acquisition of Mr. Middleton's outstanding book collection. Some of the world's foremost scholars and bookbinders presented a series of stimulating talks and detailed demonstrations at the event. This publication gathers the content of the six conference lectures into a fine volume with full-color illustrations.


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