(Berkeley, CA): Poole Press, 1980. (12) pp. Approximately 2 1/2 x 2 1/8". LIMITED EDITION of approximately 50 copies. Stiff decorated hand-dyed wrappers, printed label on upper cover. Handset, printed and bound by Maryline Adams at the Poole Press, signed by the printer on the colophon page. A fine copy, attractively produced. (Bradbury, Poole Press, 3)
The children's nursery rhyme that starts "Monday's Child is Fair of Face" included in this miniature goes back to the 1570's when it was considered fortune-telling or prophecy of what kind of temperament each child would have based on what day of the week they were born on.