Special Collections

The Charlotte M. Smith Collection of Miniature Books

Imprentas Gloria

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.

Imprentas Gloria

Los Angeles

Stuart, Gloria. Boating with Bogart. Los Angeles, CA: Imprentas Gloria, 1993. 48 pp. 3″ x 2 1/8″. Colophon: Embellishments by Davie Dicker. One hundred copies printed by Robin Price. Composition by Bieler Press. Published by Imprentas Gloria, Los Angeles, California, 1993. 1 of 100 copies printed by Robin Price and signed by the author/publisher. Including 7 full-page illustrations by Davie Dicker (a.k.a. Ward Ritchie) printed on blue paper. Marbled boards with paper spine label. Bound by Allwyn O’Mara. B20th 1.