Special Collections

The Charlotte M. Smith Collection of Miniature Books

Bob Young

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.

Bob Young

Phoenix, AZ


Young, Bob. Just L.A. Memories in Line. Los Angeles, CA: Bela Blau, 1985. 2-3/4″ x 1-7/8″.
Colophon: Designed, Written, & Illustrated by Bob Young. Printed by Phoenix Printing. Bound by Bela Blau, Los Angeles.
Text printed on accordian fold paper with colorful illustrations. Bound in orange cloth with title and author stamped on front and title on spine. B20th 1.