Dard Hunter: miscellaneous thoughts and reflections.

Description:

Collected memories by Dard Hunter, as well as information about him and his work. Includes samples of paper made by Hunter.

Creator(s): Massmann, Robert E.
Location(s): United States - Connecticut - Litchfield County - Lime Rock
Creation Date: 1984
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections
Collection(s):
Miniature Book Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 163
Past 30 days: 7
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Compiler):
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: 1984
  • Digitized: September 2007
Coverage:
Place
United States - Connecticut - Litchfield County - Lime Rock
From 1928 to 1955
Description:

Collected memories by Dard Hunter, as well as information about him and his work. Includes samples of paper made by Hunter.

Note:

Edition of 100 copies.

"Publication, design, typography, layout, carpentry, and hand coloring by Robert E. Massmann. Printed at Art Press."--colophon, v.1.

Libraries' copy signed by Robert E. Massmann.

Purchase: 2005.

Physical Description:

1 case (2 v.) : col. ill. (on covers and case), 1 mounted ill., mounted samples ; 83 x 64 x 92 mm.

Rectangular case is surmounted by model of Dard Hunter's papermill. Within case are the two volumes of text. One volume is shaped as a cross-section of the mill, while the other volume is constructed in the shape of a millstone.

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Contributor(s):
  • Printer : Art Press Art Press, located in New Britain, Connecticut.
Other: Miscellaneous thoughts and reflections.
Other: Dard Hunter doll house
Partner:
UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections
Collection:
Miniature Book Collection
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 15692745 |
  • CALL-NO: Z232.R64 D373 1984
  • UNTCAT: b2421197 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc3584
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.