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Walker, Emery, 1851-1933



  • Existence: 1851 - 1933

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

A. P. Redifer papers

Identifier: Wing-Modern-MS-Redi

Papers of University of Pennsylvania library cataloguer Redifer, who assembled a collection of material on Emery Walker of the Doves Press. Papers include notes related to this project, offprints, copies of original documents and published materials concerning Walker, and correspondence with heirs, friends, and associates of Walker.

Dates: 1971-1973

Count Harry Kessler letters

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

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Book design -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Book designers -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Correspondence -- 1851-1900 1
Correspondence -- 1901-1950 1
Printers -- Germany -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1