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.
Mount Pleasant, MI
Lanman, Charles. Memories of Michigan. Mount Pleasant, MI: Tiny
Tomes, 1983. 23 pp., 2 1/8" x 1 3/4".
Colophon: Printed in an edition of three hundred copies at TINY TOMES, the press of William Miles, at Mount Pleasant, in Michigan. This is copy number 28, signed by William Miles.
Edition of 300 copies bound by Hugo Grummich in brown fabricoid with the title gold stamped on the front cover. B20th 7.
The Candle. Mount Pleasant, MI: Tiny Tomes, 1984. (8) pp. 2 1/2" x
letterpress, pictorial paper wrappers. B20th 8.