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Eleven miniature books published by Worldhouse Publishers  

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Eleven miniature books published by Worldhouse Publishers

Neal, Tom

Los Angeles, CA


Various dates


11 miniature books (6 unique titles). Illustrated by the author. Limited editions of unstated limitations.

Many of the copies are signed and/or inscribed by the author, with original drawings. Tom Neal was a longtime employee of Dawson's Bookshop of Los Angeles and published numerous miniature books under his Worldhouse Publishers imprint, showcasing his own charming artwork and designs. 


  • Book Bay. Full leather, illustrated dust jacket. Top joint cracking. Signed and inscribed by Neal, dated July 4, 1976. 1976.
  • Mother Goose. Full leather with gilt lettering, illustrated dust jacket. Signed with a drawing by Neal. 1977.
  • Old Mother Who? (4 copies).  Illustrated wrappers. 2 copies with hand-drawn addictions to covers. 1978.
  • Heather and Hilary (2 copies). Full leather with gilt lettering, illustrated dust jackets.  Both copies signed with a drawing by Neal. 1978.
  • Bookshop of Selmore Tomes: A Sometimes-Rhymed Tale. Quarter leather and  boards, gilt spine. 1980.
  • The Road to Foxville. (2 copies). Full gilt-decorated leather. 1981.

Lot Amendments

Book Bay with top joint cracked; else just a bit of occasional light wear, all volumes near fine or better.

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