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Cockerell, Sydney Carlyle, Sir, 1867-1962

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1867 - 1962

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Bruce Rogers Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Wing-Modern-MS-Rogers
Abstract

Correspondence, a few works, and miscellaneous items relating to Bruce Rogers, an American typographer and designer of books.

Dates: 1902-1951

Count Harry Kessler letters

 Collection
Identifier: Wing-Modern-MS-Kess
Abstract Designer, publisher and patron of fine press printing. His first book was the Notizen ├╝ber Mexico (1898). After founding the Cranach Press at Weimar in 1913, he commissioned type designs from Edward Johnston and a book version of Gordon Craig's staging of Hamlet with designs by Craig. Incoming correspondence, largely in English, with a small number of drafts or carbon copies of outgoing letters. Included are letters from Sidney Cockerell, Edward Gordon Craig, Eric Gill, Edward Johnston,...
Dates: 1898-1937

John Carter calligraphic letters

 Collection
Identifier: Wing-Modern-MS-Cart
Abstract

Letters, postcards and related materials collected as examples of the handwriting of calligraphers among John Carter's friends, including Sydney Cockerell, Alfred Fairbank, E.A. Lowe, Francis Meynell, Paul Standard, Janet Stone, Irene Wellington, Aubrey West. Also included are a few letters by historical figures, i.e. May Morris, A.J.A. Symons, and C.J. Turner.

Dates: 1946-1971

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Book designers -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 2
Book design -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Calligraphers -- Great Britain 1
Calligraphy -- Great Britain 1
Calligraphy -- Specimens 1