Miniature Books: Their History from the Beginnings to the Present Day. Louis W. Bondy.

Miniature Books: Their History from the Beginnings to the Present Day

Sheppard Press, 1981. First edition. Hardcover. First printing. Hardcover. 221 pp. with bibliography, general index, index of publishers and printers. Illustrated with photographs. Fine in very good, price clipped dust jacket. Miniature books--that is book that are not more than 3 inches in height--have always fascinated book lovers. Miniature books predate the invention of the printing press and there are actual examples that date as far back as 20 centuries BC. Chiefly concerned with the printed book, this volume deals chronologically and in detail with their development, changes in taste and fashion, and with technical advances. it includes sections on subjects such as devotional books, costume, erotica, song books, etc. Fine / very good. Item #E24505
ISBN: 9780900661235

Price: $22.50

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