Special Collections

The Charlotte M. Smith Collection of Miniature Books

Acorn Press

Return to: 20th Century U. S. Imprints in the Smith Collection

The portion of this website in front of you brings together a variety of lists and descriptions for United States Miniature Books published during the Twentieth Century. The descriptions have been organized by press or publisher as described in Robert C. Bradbury’s Twentieth Century United States Miniature Books (No. Clarendon, Vermont: The Microbibliophile, 2000). This page describes titles held by the University of Iowa Libraries for the press or publisher described below. The descriptions generally follow Bradbury’s format: Author. Title. Imprint (if it varies from the heading), date. Size in inches. Number of pages. Brief physical description. Illustrations note. Copy # of [##] copies.

Acorn Press

Omaha, NE

Hawthorne, O. Lawrence. The Little Acorn Series. Omaha, NE: The Acorn Press, n.d. Paper slipcase holding 6 books. All stapled pamphlet bindings. 2 3/8″ x 3 1/8″.

Includes After the Storm; The Years Between; The Final Test; Make Me a Man; The Test of a Man; and I Will Fight.