Special Collections

The Charlotte M. Smith Collection of Miniature Books

Equinox Press

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.

Equinox Press

New York, NY

1980

Erlingsson, Thorstein. The Terms. Equinox Press, 1980. Colophon: Equinox Press. This little book was setin type and printed by hand by the proprietor of the above press, J. Cannon. this is copy number 9 of 40. An Icelandic poem translated by J. Cannon. First book of the press. Printed in black and brown with one full page illustration. Mint in stiff wrappers. B20th 1.