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White Horse 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.

White Horse Press

Cottage Grove, OR

1985-1986

Morgan, Clyde B. The Love of Printed Things. Cottage Grove, Oregon: White Horse Press, 1985. 3″ x 2 3/8″. 12pp.
750 copies have been handset in Pencraft Text, and printed on a 1928 Kelsey 3 x 5 hand press, by W.L. Bushey, Prorietor. Keepsake, in wrappers, stapled. B20th 1.

Camus, Albert. The Year of Peace. Cottage Grove, OR: White Horse Press, 1986. 2 ¼” x 1 ¾”. 4pp. B20th 2.

Francis of Assisi, Saint. The Almond Tree. Cottage Grove, OR: White Horse Press, 1987. 1 1/8″ x 13/16″. 4pp. B20th 3.