Pearls of Wisdom

Description:

Volume consists of various wise singings by different authors.

Creator(s): Unknown
Creation Date: 1965  
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections
Collection(s):
Miniature Book Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 77
Past 30 days: 2
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1965
  • Digitized: September 24, 2007
Description:

Volume consists of various wise singings by different authors.

Note:

Hand-made miniature book, with original calligraphy by artist E. Helene Sherman. Bound in stiff vellum covers by Robert E. Massmann. Created in an edition of "about 40 or 50" according to Massmann.
UNT Libraries purchase, September 2002.

Physical Description:

[20] p. : col. ill. ; 74 mm. Bound in stiff vellum with red ribbon, front cover with hand-lettered titles in red amid gilt scrolls.

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Contributor(s):
  • Artist : Sherman, E. Helene E. Helene Sherman (1908-1996) Artist and calligrapher.
  • 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.
Partner:
UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections
Collection:
Miniature Book Collection
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 51112608 |
  • CALL-NO: Z232.R64 P43 1965
  • UNTCAT: .b2453323 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc3568
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.