REM Acrostics

Description:

Acrostics based on the names of 14 friends of the author, and his own. The title page and colophon are also written as acrostics also.

The people are: Robert E. Massmann; Samuel E. Murray; J.N.B. Artfield; Ruth E. adomeit; F. J. Board; Glen Dawson; A. J. St. Onge; Julia P. Wightman; Eugene D. Buchanan; Francis J. Gagiardi; Royce L. Gale Jr.; Philip Bliss; Julian I. Edison; and Raymond A. Smith.

Creator(s): Massmann, Robert E.
Creation Date: 1972
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections
Collection(s):
Miniature Book Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 66
Past 30 days: 2
Yesterday: 0
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: 1972
  • Digitized: September 2007
Description:

Acrostics based on the names of 14 friends of the author, and his own. The title page and colophon are also written as acrostics also.

The people are: Robert E. Massmann; Samuel E. Murray; J.N.B. Artfield; Ruth E. adomeit; F. J. Board; Glen Dawson; A. J. St. Onge; Julia P. Wightman; Eugene D. Buchanan; Francis J. Gagiardi; Royce L. Gale Jr.; Philip Bliss; Julian I. Edison; and Raymond A. Smith.

Note:

Editon of 25 copies.

"Design, typography and binding by Robert E. Massmann. Printed at Art Press."--colophon.

Libraries' copy is #1, from the collection of author/publisher Robert E. Massmann, with his bookplate inside front cover.

Purchase: June 2002.

Physical Description:

[24] p.; 54 mm.

Bound in brown leatherette with printed acrostic title label on cover. In dark orange card slipcase with matching cover label and with printed spine label.

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Contributor(s):
  • Printer : Art Press Art Press, located in New Britain, Connecticut.
Other: Fourteen fabulous acrostic bibliophiles
Partner:
UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections
Collection:
Miniature Book Collection
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 46621384 |
  • CALL-NO: Z232.R64 R44 1972
  • UNTCAT: b2724122 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc3565
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.