Hymns ancient and modern: for use in the services of the church

Description

3D scanned models of a miniature hymn book.Bound in publisher's black pebbled leather with gilt spine titles, all edges of text block gilt. Mounted on cover is silver plaque with repousse decoration of the heads of cherubs or putti among clouds. The silver plaque is marked with hallmarks for: Birmingham, England, sterling silver, date letter for 1906, and maker Levi & Salaman.

Physical Description

1 book : 53 x 56 x 29 mm.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 2016.

Context

This dataset is part of the collection entitled: Miniature Book Collection and was provided by UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections to Digital Library, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 88 times . More information about this dataset can be viewed below.

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Publisher

  • William Clowes & Sons
    Publisher Info: printed for the proprietors by William Clowes & Sons, Limited, Stamford Street and Great Mill Street, between 1900 and 1906?
    Place of Publication: London

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UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

The UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections house and provide access to more than 20,000 rare and unusual items including scrolls, books, posters, maps, artwork, artifacts, games, photographs, Texana, and more. The staff of the Rare Book Room does preservation and conservation work and digitizes rare items to make them freely available to the world via the Internet.

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Titles

  • Main Title: Hymns ancient and modern: for use in the services of the church
  • Other: Hymns A & M
  • Other: Angels Book

Description

3D scanned models of a miniature hymn book.Bound in publisher's black pebbled leather with gilt spine titles, all edges of text block gilt. Mounted on cover is silver plaque with repousse decoration of the heads of cherubs or putti among clouds. The silver plaque is marked with hallmarks for: Birmingham, England, sterling silver, date letter for 1906, and maker Levi & Salaman.

Physical Description

1 book : 53 x 56 x 29 mm.

Notes

Physical book includes words for 638 hymns, without music.

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Collections

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Miniature Book Collection

These miniature books, 4 inches (10 cm) tall or smaller, include both contemporary and historical works. In some cases, only the covers have been digitized.

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Creation Date

  • 2016

Start & End Dates

  • 1906 - Unknown End Date

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • April 14, 2017, 4:56 p.m.

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Total Uses: 88

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Hymns ancient and modern: for use in the services of the church, dataset, 2016; London. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc967393/: accessed January 22, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections.