Adventures of the flighty old woman

Description:

An illustrated version of the old English children's rhyme about the old woman tossed up in a basket.

Creator(s): Massmann, C. Ernest
Creation Date: 1966
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections
Collection(s):
Miniature Book Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 141
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Creator (Illustrator):
Massmann, C. Ernest

C. Ernest Massmann, artist and illustrator. Son of publisher Robert E. Massmann.

Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: Massmann, Robert E.
Publisher Info: 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.
Place of Publication: New Britain, Connecticut.
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1966
  • Digitized: September 2007
Description:

An illustrated version of the old English children's rhyme about the old woman tossed up in a basket.

Note:

Edition of 500 copies.

"Typography and binding by R.E.M. Lithographed at Central Connecticut State College."--Leaf [2].

Libraries' copy is #457.

Gift: February 2003.

Physical Description:

[8] p., 1 folded sheet ([12] p.): chiefly ill.; 70 mm. when folded closed.

Yellow card covers, with applied red spine. Within covers are two sections. Left section is sewn leaves, of art papers and simulated vellum, sewn as leaves. Right side is a single long accordion strip, which unfolds to show the illustrations of the rhyme.

In yellow card slipcase.

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Partner:
UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections
Collection:
Miniature Book Collection
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 46621386 |
  • CALL-NO: Z232.R64 A379 1966
  • UNTCAT: b2476704 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc3587
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.