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The Officina Bodoni printed works; books and articles by Giovanni Mardersteig, 1952-1977; 1982

MS. 21435/234
Held in our offsite storage facility

  • Request


  1. Miscellaneous prospectuses and proofs of books printed by the Officina Bodoni, 1952-1977.
  2. Correspondence between John Ryder and Faber & Faber Ltd with associated papers, relating to the edition of Four Quartets by T.S. Eliot published in 1960 by Officina Bodoni for Faber & Faber, 1970-1972 and 1982.
  3. Papers relating to type faces used by Officina Bodoni, 1954 and 1971; correspondence and papers relating to Monotype/Bodoni typefaces, 1974-1977.
  4. Correspondence and papers relating to The Remarkable Story of a Book Made in Padua by Giovanni Mardersteig, 1967-1976.
  5. Correspondence, papers and designs relating to Petri Bembi De Aetna liber & Pietro Bembo On Etna by Pietro Bembo and Giovanni Mardersteig, 1969-1970.
  6. Photocopy of 'Aldo Manuzio e i caratteri di Francesco Griffo da Bologna', by Giovanni Mardersteig in Studi di bibliografia e di storia in onore di T. de Marinis, Verona, Valdonega, 1964, III, p.105-147.


  • Creation: 1952-1977; 1982


1 box (6 folders)

Language of Materials

  • English
  • Italian


MS. 21435/234

Separated Materials

The following printed material has not been retained in the box: The Remarkable Story of a Book Made in Padua in 1477 by Giovanni Mardersteig, 1967, Nattali & Maurice Ltd, London.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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