Special Collections

The Charlotte M. Smith Collection of Miniature Books

Great Britain – Collins’ Clear-Type 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.

Collins’ Clear-Type Press

London and Glasgow

Autumn Leaves. London and Glasgow: Collins’ Clear-Type Press, c. 1900. n.p. 3″ x 2 1/8″. Poems by classic authors. Worn stained suede cover with gilt title, split hinge. Colored frontispiece. Top edge gilt. Not in Welsh.

Drummond, Henry. The Greatest Thing in the World. London and Glasgow: Collins, no date. 96pp. 3 3/4″ x 2 3/4″. Gift of Carol Kapell in Memory of Pauline B. Deems. Welsh 2542.

The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam. London and Glasgow: Collins, no date. 79pp. 3 3/4″ x 2 3/4″. Gift of Carol Kapell in Memory of Pauline B. Deems. Welsh 5376.

Whittier, J.G. Visions of Light. London and Glasgow: Collins’ Clear-type Press, 1900. n.p. 3″ x 2 1/4″. Worn suede cover with gilt title, split hinge. Colored frontispiece. Top edge gilted. Not in Welsh.

Barham, R.H. Ingoldsby Legends. London, England: Collins Clear Type Press, n.d.

Christmas with Dickins. London: Collins, n.d.

Drummond, Henry. The Greatest Thing in the World. London and Glasgow: Collins’ Clear-Type Press, n.d. 80 pp. 3-3/4″ x 2-3/4″. Bound in red fabricoid with the title gold stamped on the front cover. Printed in Great Britain on a Collins Clear-Type Press.