Special Collections

The Charlotte M. Smith Collection of Miniature Books

Dawson – Ganske

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

The portion of this website in front of you brings together in preliminary fashion a variety of lists and descriptions for United States Miniature Books published during the Twentieth Century. The books have then 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.

Dawson – Ganske

Los Angeles, CA


Dawson, Glen. LettersĀ to Emily. Pasadena, Castle Press, 1996. 2 7/8″ x 2 1/4″. 55 pp. Colophon: Thanks to Fern Dawson Shochat and Emily Shochat Whytock for saving these letters. Design and printing by The Castle Press Pasadena. Binding by Mariana Blau Los Angeles. Glen Dawson, 1996. Bound in green cloth with pasted label. Handwritten dedication: “For Charlotte from Uncle Glen 9/21/96.” Contains cancelled 25 pfennig Adolf Hitler postage stamp. B20th 1/866..

Ganske, Anna. Anna Is a Palandrome. Nampa, ID: Anna Ganske, 1995 Gift of Robert C. Bradbury.. B20th 2/1157.

Stevenson, Robert Louis. Foreign Lands. Nampa, ID: Anna Ganske, 1995.Gfit of Robert C. Bradbury. B20th 3/2818.

Ganske, Karl. The Five Elephants and I. Nampa, ID: Dewey Decimal Press, 1995. Gfit of Robert C. Bradbury. B20th 4/1158.