Sukie's tiny tepee: a sketch book

Description

Drawings of Sukie, the toy poodle, in various activities.

Physical Description

[29] p.: chiefly ill.; 71 mm. long spine. 63 x 73 mm. Bound in tan card with red/orange illustrations and spine titles. Volume is triangular in shape, designed as a "tepee", the bound edge forming one of the vertical sides.

Creation Information

Sherman, E. Helene 1970.

Context

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Former owner

  • Levitan, Kalman L. Rabbi Kalman L. Levitan (1917-2002). Author, teacher, United States Air Force, ret., publisher, collector, founding member and 1st president of the Miniature Book Society.

Others

  • 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.
  • Massmann, Eloise Wife of Robert E. Massmann, Eloise has contributed to many of the works published by REM Miniatures, including hand-coloring illustrations.

Printer

  • Art Press Art Press, located in New Britain, Connecticut.

Publisher

  • REM Miniatures
    Publisher Info: REM Miniatures is the imprint of Robert E. Massmann, librarian, author, publisher, and collector.
    Place of Publication: New Britain, Connecticut

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  • Robert E. Massmann

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Description

Drawings of Sukie, the toy poodle, in various activities.

Physical Description

[29] p.: chiefly ill.; 71 mm. long spine. 63 x
73 mm.

Bound in tan card with red/orange illustrations and spine titles.

Volume is triangular in shape, designed as a "tepee", the bound edge forming one of the vertical sides.

Notes

Edition of 300 copies.

"Hand colored by Eloise and Robert Massmann. Design, typography, and binding by R.E.M. Printed at Art Press."--colophon.

From the collection of Rabbi Kalman Levitan, with his bookplate inside front cover.

Inscribed on ffep: "Greetings / of Sukie's / Missey / E. Helene Sherman."

Gift: July 2003.

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Collections

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Miniature Book Collection

The Miniature Book Collection presents a small selection of tiny treasures from the holdings of the University of North Texas Libraries' Rare Book Room. These miniature books, 4" (10 cm) tall or smaller, include both contemporary and historical works. In some cases, only the covers have been digitized.

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Creation Date

  • 1970

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  • Sept. 28, 2007, 5:56 p.m.

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  • Dec. 21, 2009, 10:54 p.m.

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Sherman, E. Helene. Sukie's tiny tepee: a sketch book, book, 1970; New Britain, Connecticut. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc3564/: accessed February 20, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections.