Things you should know about Canada

Description:

Volume contains information about Canada, Ontario, and Ottawa, for attendees of the Conclave.

Prospectus includes information about the publication, and ordering information.

Creator(s): Massmann, Robert E.
Location(s): Canada - Ontario Province - Ottawa
Creation Date: 1994  
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections
Collection(s):
Miniature Book Collection
Usage:
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Creator (Author):
Massmann, Robert E.

Robert E. Massmann, author, librarian, and publisher of miniature books under his imprint REM Miniatures. Massmann assembled a major collection of miniature books, and is a founding member of the Miniature Book Society.

Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: REM Miniatures
Publisher Info: REM Miniatures is the imprint of Robert E. Massmann, librarian, author, publisher, and collector.
Place of Publication: New Britain, Connecticut.
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1994
  • Digitized: September 2007
Coverage:
Place
Canada - Ontario Province - Ottawa
From 1000 AD to 1992 AD
Description:

Volume contains information about Canada, Ontario, and Ottawa, for attendees of the Conclave.

Prospectus includes information about the publication, and ordering information.

Note:

Edition of 150 copies.

"Typography by Richard A. Massmann. Design, layout, and binding by R.E.M."--colophon.

Created as a keepsake for the Miniature Book Society Grand Conclave XII, held in Ottawa, Canada, in 1994.

Volume: Purchase, January 2002.
Prospectus: Gift: Robert E. Massmann, March 2002.

Physical Description:

Volume: [7] p.; 45 x 60 mm.
Bound in publisher's white card with black outline of Ontario and black titles. Covers shaped as the provence of Ontario. Text is partly shaped to fit the covers. Inside the front cover is a small laminated maple leaf.

Volume is housed in a miniature envelope.

Prospectus: 1 folded sheet (2 leaves) ; 50 x 64 mm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Contributor(s):
  • Other : Massmann, Eloise Wife of Robert E. Massmann, Eloise has contributed to many of the works published by REM Miniatures, including hand-coloring illustrations.
  • Typographer : Massmann, Richard A. Richard Massmann, son of publisher Robert E. Massmann. Typographer and designer.
  • Other : Miniature Book Society The Miniature Book Society was founded in 1983 by a group of authors, publishers, collectors, and dealers of miniature books. The object of the society is "to stimulate and sustain interest in miniature books and to provide a forum for the exchange of ideas and information." The society sponsors an annual competition, publishes a newsletter, has a traveling exhibition, and has an annual Conclave held in various locations.
Other: Ontario
Other: Keepsake of Eloise and Robert Massmann for M.B.S. Grand Conclave XII
Other: Prospectus: Things you should know about Canada
Partner:
UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections
Collection:
Miniature Book Collection
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 48905530 |
  • CALL-NO: Z232.R64 T55 1994
  • CALL-NO: Z232.R64 T55 1994 Prospectus
  • UNTCAT: b2351071 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc3560
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text
Rights:
Access: Public
License: Copyright
Holder: Robert E. Massmann
Statement: Copyright held by Robert E. Massmann. Material may not be reproduced without permission.