The spirit of '76

Description:

Miniature artists' book. Front cover of "book" opens to reveal a hollow space containing a miniature alcohol bottle labled "Napoleon 1876."

Creator(s): Massmann, Robert E.
Creation Date: 1980-2000  
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections
Collection(s):
Miniature Book Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 18
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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.

Date(s):
  • Creation: 1980-2000
  • Digitized: September 24, 2007
Coverage:
From 1980 to 2000
Description:

Miniature artists' book. Front cover of "book" opens to reveal a hollow space containing a miniature alcohol bottle labled "Napoleon 1876."

Note:

Unique artists' book created by Robert E. Massmann, from his personal collection, with his bookplate inside the front cover.

Presented to the Miniature Book Collection of the UNT Libraries in honor of the 25th anniversary of the founding of the Rare Book & Texana Collections. Anonymous Gift: November 2006.

Physical Description:

1 v. (unpaged); 55 mm. "Textblock" of silver-covered paper, with brown leatherette covers. Applied hand-lettered spine label.

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Contributor(s):
  • Former owner : 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.
Other: The spirit of seventy-six
Partner:
UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections
Collection:
Miniature Book Collection
Identifier:
  • CALL-NO: Z232.R64 S65 1980z
  • OCLC: 75562157 |
  • UNTCAT: .b3099733 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc3562
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.