Stichting de Roos - Lot met 3 mooie geïllustreerde uitgaven van Homerus en Goethe - 1998/2005

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Stichting de Roos - Lot met 3 mooie geïllustreerde uitgaven van Homerus en Goethe - 1998/2005
Graphic design, Literature, Original artwork, Bibliophilia, De Roos, Goethe, Homer, Limited, Typography - Quantity: 3 - Limited edition - Book

3 beautiful editions of Stichting de Roos, bibliophile society in Utrecht. Edition of 175 numbered copies for members and some copies for employees and the archive.

All 3 titles are in very good condition - See pictures.

1. Homerus - Homerische hymnen, vertaald door Toon van Wolferen, Utrecht, Stichting de Roos, 2000. 37,(3) pp. 24 × 16.5 cm. Hardcover. With a large folding original lithograph by Erno Verkerk on handmade acid-free Japanese paper. Bilingual text, Greek with Dutch translation, set in ‘Albertina’, a letter designed by Chris Brand in 1965.
This publication was made on the occasion of the farewell of Hans Eenens as chairman of Stichting de Roos.

2. Goethe, J.W. v. - Buch Suleika. Utrecht, Stichting de Roos, 2007. 48 pp. 20 × 28 cm. Hardcover. Richly illustrated with (printed) drawings by Tom Eyzenbach, this edition was signed by him in pen on the back of each copy. The preface is in Dutch, the text by Goethe in German.

3. Goethe, J.W. v. - Het dagboek. Utrecht, Stichting de Roos, 1998. 14 × 20 cm. Cloth binding with stamping in gold and black. Richly illustrated with (printed) drawings by Dik Klut. The Dutch text, translated by Peter Verstegen, was printed with a newly designed type for this edition, ‘Rosebud’, by Peter Verheul.
- With loosely enclosed brochure of Rosebud type.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
3
Subject
Bibliophilia, De Roos, Goethe, Homer, Limited, Typography, Graphic design, Literature, Original artwork
Author/ Illustrator
Stichting de Roos
Book Title
Lot met 3 mooie geïllustreerde uitgaven van Homerus en Goethe
Condition
Very good
Publication year oldest item
1998
Publication year youngest item
2005
Edition
Multiple Books / Editions
Language
Dutch, German, Greek
Original language
Yes
Publisher
De Roos
Extras
Limited edition
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