Special Collections

The Charlotte M. Smith Collection of Miniature Books

Livermore & Knight Co.

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.

Livermore & Knight Co.

Providence, RI

1905-

Petite Calendar for 1931. Providence, RI: Livermore & Knight Co. 33 pp. 1 15/16″ x 1 7/16″. “Compliments of Washington Mutual Savings Bank, 1101 Second Avenue, Seattle.” Red leather binding, with gold stamping. Printed endpapers. Includes pages for postage stamps, have paper band. B20th: Not listed.

Almanac for 1934, the Petite Calendar. Cleveland, OH: The Cowell & Howell Co. n.p. 1 15/16″ x 1 3/8″. No. 128. Livermore & Knight Co. Providence, R.I. Leather bound. B20th: Not listed.