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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.

Sam Stone

Chicago, IL

1904

Andrews, Byron. Facts about the Candidate. Chicago, IL: Sam Stone, 1904. 220 pp. 2 1/4″ x 1 7/8″. Political Campaign book, portrait of Roosevelt on front cover, many line drawings. These were printed in German, Hebrew, and Danish, and were issued to appeal to foreign born voters. B20th 1.