Some Odes of Pindar (The Poets of the Year Series)

Some Odes of Pindar (The Poets of the Year Series)

Margaret Evans, Norfolk, Connecticut, 1942

Description

Juror Notes

It took nice discrimination here to suggest the classic source in an unorthodox way, and note how the red is used as a textual auxiliary. Well done!

Ray Nash

Collections: Fifty Books of the Year (1943)
Discipline: Book design
Format: Book

Credits

Designer
Margaret Evans
Translator
Richmond Lattimore
Size
5.75 x 8.75 inches
Pages
32
Price
$1.00
Typefaces
Linotype Metrolite No. 2, 10 point, 3 point leading, foundry Lydian and Linotype Metrolite No. 2 (title page), Civilité numerals and foundry Lydian (other display), 24 x 40 picas
Compositor
Charles D. O’Brien
Printer
The Overbrook Press
Printing method
letterpress
Paper
Tileston & Hollingsworth Tru-Color Text, gray antique, sub. 70
Binder
George McKibben & Son
Binding
Singer sewn, bound between boards covered with printed Worthy Coronet, sand rough
Publisher
New Directions
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