Do you have a match?


Musings of a collector of matches.

Creator(s): Massmann, Robert E.
Creation Date: 1988
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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.
  • Creation: 1988
  • Digitized: September 26, 2007

Musings of a collector of matches.


Edition of 300 copies.

"Conceived and executed by R.E.M. New Britain, Conn. Printed at Art Press."--colophon.

Purchase: February 2002.

Physical Description:

[20] p.; 25 mm.

Bound in red leatherette with applied printed cover label. Book is housed in a custom-made matchbook of red card, with applied printed label on one side. Matchbook contains matches, and has a space in the center in which the book fits. Matchbook is housed in custom made white and green card matchbox, the bottom of which is lined with real matches. Lid of matchbox with applied printed label.

  • Printer : Art Press Art Press, located in New Britain, Connecticut.
Other: Have a match?
Other: From ye cooking fires to thy funeral pyres thou needest me more than I thee
Other: Thee just met thy match
UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections
Miniature Book Collection
  • OCLC: 47729470 |
  • CALL-NO: Z232.R64 D6 1988
  • UNTCAT: b2351582 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc3581
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text
Access: Public
License: Copyright
Holder: Robert E. Massmann
Statement: Copyright held by Robert E. Massmann. Material may not be reproduced without permission.