Just in! Dozens of books on books: bibliographies, bookbinding, exhibitions, and more. For #marbledmonday , this is but one example - a Harvard University Press bibliography from 1928 of Theodore Hook’s novels. Hook was apparently quite the prankster, btw. See more at triangleheadbooks.com
Truman Capote - The White Rose. Only 2.5” tall, this #miniature book bound in #vellum was published by Tamazunchale Press in 1987 and bound in #limoges#france . The endpapers are ever so slightly metallic. 😍Happy #marbledmonday ! *sold!*
An exquisite miniature less than 3” in size bound in leather and marbled paper-covered boards - just in from #SouthAfrica ! Entitled Spirit of Trees, it’s from Barbara Brear - one of an edition of only 36 in coordinating leather clamshell case. 😍 Marbled paper by @jemmalewismarbling #marbledmonday
For #tinytuesday , here’s a little preview of what’s coming to our store later this week at triangleheadbooks.com. All three are under 3” in size! The Frost book was published by Achille J St Onge and has lovely pictorial endpapers pictured in the next photo. The other two were published by Tamazunchale Press and have #marbled endpapers. 😍
Just got the latest Miniature Book Society Newsletter with our ad inside the rear cover. Exciting!!! The MBS is a fantastic organization, check them out if you’re into #miniature books. Happy #marbledmonday ! The wonderful paper the books are on is by #jemmalewismarbling !
We’re running a one week auction of about 20 books on eBay right now. Check it out at www.triangleheadbooks.com and get some great deals on #miniature books, fine press books and more (6 #Citylights /Black Sparrow/Ecco Press #Bukowski books, a signed David Meltzer/Black Sparrow Press, two signed Michael McClures, including a #beat book, a couple Book Club of Californias, other limited edition and signed books). The photos show a sampling of what’s available. #pulp#barfly#beatnik#michaelmcclure#davidmeltzer
Flashback to the 1970s! These are a few Mosaic Press tiny books - two are leather micro minis - published in the late ‘70s. All three have ornately decorated bindings and marbled endpapers. Available now at triangleheadbooks.com. Titles include: Forty is Fine, To Remember Me (in #French and English), and The #Grandparent Book. Swipe for more views. #bookart
This fun mini mix is winging its way to Brazil today! It includes Czech macro minis, regular minis and micro minis. My favorite Black Cat Press binding (Alphabetum Zanium) is in the mix just in time for #marbledmonday . Swipe for a close up. I’m going to miss it. 😰More like these are available in store at triangleheadbooks.com
Voyage Aboard the Jupiter - a contemporary account of the world's first airmail flight - Indiana, 1859. This 2 5/8” x 1 7/8” Press of the Indiana Kid miniature book was printed letterpress in 1967 in a limited edition of 100. It is the 3rd miniature book printed by this press. Bound in 1/4 #leather and #marbled paper boards with two fold outs, including a 2-page illustration of the subject hot air balloon (swipe to see). *sold* Happy #marbledmonday !
Here they are sans photobombing yorkie for #marbledmonday . Photo 2 shows the sparkly aspect to one of the volumes. Both books contain reports and activities of the Pittsburgh Bibliophiles spanning the late 1960s-early 1979s. Bound in #French flaps with French marbled paper. 😍Jack Stauffacher designed them.