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University of Iowa News Release

March 4, 2004

Miniature Books Is Topic Of March Bibliophiles Meeting

John G. Henry, owner of Cedar Creek Press in Mason City and one of Iowa's few miniature book publishers, will discuss miniature books at the next meeting of the Iowa Bibliophiles on Wednesday, March 10 at 7 p.m. in the conference room on the second floor of the UI Main Library.

Admission is free and open to the public.

Miniature books are those that are less than 3 inches tall. Henry will bring photos of his shop, copies of published miniature books, and the plates, proofs and materials he uses. He'll also discuss the specific interests of miniature collectors and publishers he has known.

STORY SOURCE: University of Iowa News Service, 300 Plaza Centre One, Iowa City, Iowa 52242-2500.

MEDIA CONTACT: Tom Snee, 319-384-0010, tom-snee@uiowa.edu.