Special Collections

The Charlotte M. Smith Collection of Miniature Books

Great Britain – The Astolat Press

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Described on this page are copies of miniature books in the Smith Collection published by a press in a country other than the United States.

The Astolat Press

London, Philadelphia

Dickens, Charles. The Cricket on the Hearth. London: The Astolat Press, n.d. [early 1900?]. 222pp, plus advertisements. 2 1/2 x 3 5/8″. Brown suede cover, marbled end papers, gilding on all edges. Gift of Carol Kapell in memory of Pauline B. Deems.

Lamb, Charles. A Few of the Essays of Elia. London: The Astolat Press, n.d. [early 1900?]. 160pp. 2 1/2 x 3 5/8″. Dark brown suede cover, marbled end papers, gilding on all edges. Gift of Carol Kapell in memory of Pauline B. Deems.