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.
Paul and Betty Walcott
Walcott, Paul and Betty; Soliday, Marion. Chats about Miniature Books. Boston, MA: Paul and Betty Walcott, 1932. 31 pp. 1 5/8" x 1 5/16".
This edition printed on handmade paper by Thomas Todd Co., Boston, is limited to 250 copies of which this is No. 29.
Original paper boards, elaborately titled and decorated in gilt. Frontispiece. Printed partly in red on fine handmade paper. B20th 1.