Event Title

Miniature Books from the Puskas Collection

Location

Cleveland Public Library Special Collections, Main Library Building, 3rd Floor, 325 Superior Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44114

Event Website

http://www.cpl.org/

Start Date

9-1-2012 10:00 AM

End Date

12-31-2012 6:00 PM

Cost to Attend

FREE

Pre-registration required?

No

Event Type

Exhibit

Description

Exhibit: Miniature Books from the Puskas Collection
September 1 through December 31, 2012

Miniature books are defined by the Library of Congress as books measuring up to 4 inches in height, but many bibliophiles consider a true miniature book to measure less than 3x3 square inches. On display in the John G. White Exhibit Corridor of Special Collections is a collection of miniature books acquired by a local Cleveland artist and graduate of the Cleveland Institute of Art, John Puskas. The collection includes a variety of subjects and titles that were published from 1800 to 1999.
Cleveland Public Library Special Collections
Main Library 3rd floor
325 Superior Ave.
Cleveland, OH 44114
216-623-2818

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Sep 1st, 10:00 AM Dec 31st, 6:00 PM

Miniature Books from the Puskas Collection

Cleveland Public Library Special Collections, Main Library Building, 3rd Floor, 325 Superior Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44114

Exhibit: Miniature Books from the Puskas Collection
September 1 through December 31, 2012

Miniature books are defined by the Library of Congress as books measuring up to 4 inches in height, but many bibliophiles consider a true miniature book to measure less than 3x3 square inches. On display in the John G. White Exhibit Corridor of Special Collections is a collection of miniature books acquired by a local Cleveland artist and graduate of the Cleveland Institute of Art, John Puskas. The collection includes a variety of subjects and titles that were published from 1800 to 1999.
Cleveland Public Library Special Collections
Main Library 3rd floor
325 Superior Ave.
Cleveland, OH 44114
216-623-2818

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