RT Unpublished Material DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 79458504 LA English T1 Abe Lerner papers, A1 Lerner, Abe,, YR 1929 AB The Abe Lerner Papers reflect his wide interest and knowledge of the graphic arts of the twentieth century as reflected in his correspondence with book and type designers, printers and publishers, and editors in the United States and Europe. The correspondence files contain drafts of some of the letters he sent as well as those received. In addition to correspondence there are some files of the texts of talks he delivered and designs for book jackets and for printed ephemera. The collection includes personal and professional correspondence with: Berenice Abbott; Gregor Affleck; Elmer L. Anderson; Tony Appleton; Rowley Atterbury; Leonard Baskin; Joseph Blumenthal (Spiral Press); Max Caflisch; Will and Sebastian Carter; James Daugherty; John Dreyfus; Kathleen Garman (Lady Jacob Epstein); Philip Evergood; William Everson; Colin Franklin; Joseph A. Freilich; Morris Gelfand (Stone House Press); Michael Gullick (Red Gull Press); Carolyn Hammer; August Heckscher; Lotte Hellinga; Jonathan Hill; Edward Hopper; Andrew Hoym (Arion Press); Janet Ing; Herbert A. Johnson; Sidney Kaplan; Charles Kelly; James Mosley; Paul Needham; Richard Ramer; Bernard Rosenthal; Rudolph Ruzicka; Hans and Tanya Schmoller; Fred Schreiber; Paul Schwenke; Jack Stauffacher; Michael Tarachow (Pentagram Press); Wolfgang Tiessen; Walter Tracy; John VanSickle; Ward Ritchie; Walter Wilkes; Hugh Williamson; Emerson G. Wulling; Herman Zapf and Ben Zevin. There is also correspondence from or about: Ampersand Club (Minneapolis, MN); Bertram Rota Ltd.; Bird & Bull Press (Henry Morris); Book Club of California; Double Crown Club; Dover Publications (Hayward Circker); Fine Print (Sandra Kirschenbaum); Janus Press (Claire VanVliet); Mantayan-Lan; Officina Bodoni; Private Libraries Association; Phaidon Press; Pierpont Morgan Library; Plain Wrapper Press (Richard-Gabriel Rummonds); Scheide Library; Stinehour Press; Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec; the Typophiles and the Whittington Press (John Randle). Also: correspondence relating to book design work relating to book design by or about Alexander Dobkin, Antonio Frasconi, Paul Schwenke, and Joseph Solmon.