Not in Adomeit [extra illustrated edition]

Description:

Bibliography and description of 4 Thumb Bibles not listed in the bibliograph compiled by Ruth Adomeit, Three centuries of Thumb Bibles. Includes illustrations of title pages of the Thumb Bibles.

Creator(s): Massmann, Robert E.
Creation Date: 2002
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections
Collection(s):
Miniature Book Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 33
Past 30 days: 1
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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: 2002
  • Digitized: September 26, 2007
Description:

Bibliography and description of 4 Thumb Bibles not listed in the bibliograph compiled by Ruth Adomeit, Three centuries of Thumb Bibles. Includes illustrations of title pages of the Thumb Bibles.

Note:

An example of the "Extra Illustrated" edition, which consists of 20 copies. The Libraries' copy is #15.

"typography by Richard A. Massmann. Design, layout, and binding by Robert E. Massmann."--colophon.

Physical Description:

[24] p.: ill. (some col.); 79 mm.
Bound in red leatherette with applied hexagonal printed title label on cover. In dark grey/blue card slipcase with applied printed label. Unlike the regular edition, this edition is bound as pages within the covers, with applied color illustrations of the bindings of some of the bindings.

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Contributor(s):
  • Typographer : Massmann, Richard A. Richard Massmann, son of publisher Robert E. Massmann. Typographer and designer.
Partner:
UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections
Collection:
Miniature Book Collection
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 51829630 |
  • UNTCAT: b2357643 |
  • CALL-NO: Z232.R64 N68 2001a
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc3571
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.