THE TRAJAN INSCRIPTION. Edward M. Catich.
THE TRAJAN INSCRIPTION.

THE TRAJAN INSCRIPTION. An essay...together with an original rubbing from the the inscription.

Boston: Society of Printers, 1973. 8 1/2 x 11. (iv), frontis from photograph of the Trajan Column, 13 pages, double spread photograph of the inscription, with an original rubbing of the letter "P" tipped in. Oatmeal cloth, paper cover label. Fine copy. Item #18213

Number 53 of 130 copies with the rubbing, signed by Catich. (There were an additional 100 copies with text only). With brief essays by Philip Hofer and Michael Bodden. Two rubbings of the entire inscription were made for the Society of Printers: one stored rolled for SP archives; the other cut into individual letters or combinations of letters for this book. The SP monogram , designed in 1905 by Bruce Rogers, was based on those in the Trajan Column.

Price: $475.00

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