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.

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.

Creation Information

Massmann, Robert E. 1984.

Context

This book is part of the collection entitled: Miniature Book Collection and was provided by UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections to Digital Library, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 245 times . More information about this book can be viewed below.

Who

People and organizations associated with either the creation of this book or its content.

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.

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

Named Person

Person who is significant in some way to the content of this book. Additional names may appear in Subjects below.

Rights Holder

For guidance see Citations, Rights, Re-Use.

  • Robert E. Massmann

Provided By

UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

The UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections house and provide access to more than 20,000 rare and unusual items including scrolls, books, posters, maps, artwork, artifacts, games, photographs, Texana, and more. The staff of the Rare Book Room does preservation and conservation work and digitizes rare items to make them freely available to the world via the Internet.

Contact Us

What

Descriptive information to help identify this book. Follow the links below to find similar items on the Digital Library.

Titles

  • Main Title: Dard Hunter: miscellaneous thoughts and reflections.
  • Other: Miscellaneous thoughts and reflections.
  • Other: Dard Hunter doll house

Description

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

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.

Notes

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.

Language

Item Type

Identifier

Unique identifying numbers for this book in the Digital Library or other systems.

Collections

This book is part of the following collection of related materials.

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.

What responsibilities do I have when using this book?

When

Dates and time periods associated with this book.

Creation Date

  • 1984

Start & End Dates

  • 1928 - 1955

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • Sept. 28, 2007, 5:20 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Dec. 16, 2009, 12:48 p.m.

Usage Statistics

When was this book last used?

Yesterday: 1
Past 30 days: 1
Total Uses: 245

Where

Geographical information about where this book originated or about its content.

Publication Place

Map Information

  • map marker Automatically generated Place Name coordinates.
  • map marker Automatically generated Publication Place coordinates.
  • Repositioning map may be required for optimal printing.

Mapped Locations

Interact With This Book

Here are some suggestions for what to do next.

Start Reading

Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Massmann, Robert E. Dard Hunter: miscellaneous thoughts and reflections., book, 1984; New Britain, Connecticut. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc3584/: accessed May 22, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections.