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A-hunting of the deer
Excerpt from a larger work by Warner about hunting in the Adirondacks.
A recipe for moon tea
Poem on the making of moon tea.
Adventures of the flighty old woman
An illustrated version of the old English children's rhyme about the old woman tossed up in a basket.
1901-1999: the century with only 99 years
Observations on how many people committed the error of looking at 2000 as the first year of the 21st century, followed by a variety of statements about such people.
Alpha and omega: the Christian symbol that was Hadon Klingberg.
A tribute and remniscence of Haddon E. Klingberg, with a selection of Christian symbols.
Michigan and me, 1947-1950: law school and library school
Autobiographical account of time spent in the Law School and the Library Science School at the University of Michigan, and some of the people the author knew there.
More not in Adomeit
Bibliography and description of 2 Thumb Bibles not listed in the bibliograph compiled by Ruth Adomeit, Three centuries of Thumb Bibles. Includes illustrations of title pages of the Thumb Bibles.
More not in Adomeit [extra illustrated edition]
Bibliography and description of 2 Thumb Bibles not listed in the bibliograph compiled by Ruth Adomeit, Three centuries of Thumb Bibles. Includes illustrations of title pages of the Thumb Bibles.
Max und Moritz: their first, second, and final tricks.
3 sections of the children's work Max und Moritz by Wilhelm Busch. The terrible twosome pull various tricks, and end up getting their just reward in the end. Includes some information on the history of the work.
Ella Cinders and the kidnappers.
Cartoon drawings telling the story of Ella Cinders, and how she helps solve the kidnapping case with a bowl of alphabet soup.
Elihu Burritt: as much a brother [variant binding]
Text of a speech commemorating the life and achievements of Elihu Burritt.
Ere e eme: pronunciamento miniaturo del importo profundissimo para los MCMLXXXs.
Spoof of Latin and Spanish text in ornate calligraphy. The text is not in correct Latin or Spanish, but intended to "look" like it.
Not in Adomeit [extra illustrated edition]
Bibliography and description of 4 Thumb Bibles not listed in the bibliograph compiled by Ruth Adomeit, Three centuries of Thumb Bibles. Includes illustrations of title pages of the Thumb Bibles.
Not in Adomeit
Bibliography and description of 4 Thumb Bibles not listed in the bibliograph compiled by Ruth Adomeit, Three centuries of Thumb Bibles. Includes illustrations of title pages of the Thumb Bibles.
Pearls of Wisdom
Volume consists of various wise singings by different authors.
Recognition dinner in honor of Gertrude S. Bridge, educator: Wednesday, May twenty-second MDCCCCLXVIII.
Keepsake honoring Gertrude S. Bridge. Includes brief biography, lists of achivements, honors, travel, a poem in her honor, and program for the evening banquet in her honor.
Prudent policy for seller survival: a tiny conceit
Humorous rules for commerce and seller survival.
Sukie's tiny tepee: a sketch book
Drawings of Sukie, the toy poodle, in various activities.
REM Acrostics
Acrostics based on the names of 14 friends of the author, and his own. The title page and colophon are also written as acrostics also. The people are: Robert E. Massmann; Samuel E. Murray; J.N.B. Artfield; Ruth E. adomeit; F. J. Board; Glen Dawson; A. J. St. Onge; Julia P. Wightman; Eugene D. Buchanan; Francis J. Gagiardi; Royce L. Gale Jr.; Philip Bliss; Julian I. Edison; and Raymond A. Smith.
Win, place, and show, or, the fund raising jack
Fictional story of fundraising efforts by Father Murphy, who enters his new donkey in various races. The headlines cause the Archbishop much distress, which causes further headlines.
Things you should know about Canada
Volume contains information about Canada, Ontario, and Ottawa, for attendees of the Conclave. Prospectus includes information about the publication, and ordering information.
Water: from Proceedings of the Company of Amateur Brewers, 1932
A statement on ways to conserve water based on a passage about the hazards of drinking water.
The werm turns
Humorous musings by a retiring male librarian about how libraries should deal with certain types of problem patrons.
The spirit of '76
Miniature artists' book. Front cover of "book" opens to reveal a hollow space containing a miniature alcohol bottle labled "Napoleon 1876."
Der winzige Struwwelpeter
Essay and history of the folk character Struwwelpeter, translated variously as "Slovely Peter," "Shock-headed Peter," Boy with shock of unkempt bristly hair" etc. This character was well known to Mark Twain, and would have been an influence for his character Huckleberry Finn.
Do you have a match?
Musings of a collector of matches.
Dard Hunter: miscellaneous thoughts and reflections.
Collected memories by Dard Hunter, as well as information about him and his work. Includes samples of paper made by Hunter.
Dibdin's ghost
Poem about the visit of the ghost of bibliographer Thomas Frognell Dibdin to a booklover, describing the heaven that awaits bibliophiles.
Bezoek aan Kaap Kennedy
General information and overview of Cape Kennedy (now Cape Canaveral), Florida.
Eddy Merckx
An overview of the career of Belgian cyclist Eddy Merckx.
Jacky Ickx
An overview of the career of Belgian race car driver Jacky Ickx
Hoe ontvangt men zijn gasten? Gastvrijheid in de praktijk
A brief overview of etiquette and rules of hospitality.
De kunst van het spreken in het openbaar, redenaarskunst
An overview of the art of public speaking.
Ditjes en datjes over een (klassieke) platenverzameling
An overview of records and a brief look at classical music from the 15th to the early 20th century.
Op vier wielen : geschiedenis van de auto
A brief overview of the early history and development of the automobile.
Achter de horizon . . . de grote ontdekkingen
An overview of explorers and their voyages of discovery.
Van 100 tot 3.000 km/h : Geschiedenis van de luchtvaart, deel I
The first volume of a brief overview of the history of flight.
De kleurenteorie: in kleuren en geuren
Brief overview of the chemestry of color and smell.
Van 100 tot 3.000 km/h : Geschiedenis van de luchtvaart, deel II
The second volume of a brief overview of the history of flight.
De Tweede Wereldoorlog, deel II
An overview of major events of World War II.
[Calendar for 1941]
Cover of the Tiffany and Company calendar for the year 1941, bound in full blue/green leather with gilt decorations.
Galerij der sportberoemdheden in Belgie en de wereld
An overview of the achievements of various sports figures from Belgium and other countries.
Knutselen en huiselectriciteit
An overview of electricity and wiring in households.
[Calendar for 1940]
Cover of the Tiffany and Company calendar for the year 1940, bound in full red/brown leather with gilt decorations.
Rural amusements, or the history of Billy and Kitty
The story of Billy and his sister Kitty. Billy tries to correct the behavior of the "forward and headstrong" Kitty who had learned all the worst aspects of education at her boarding school.
Rhymes, for infant minds.
Mid-1800's children's book containing various poems with moral themes. Most deal with death of children, and how if they live right, they will go to heaven.
The Poetic Gift : or, Alphabet in Rhyme
Child's pictorial primer with the alphabet, and wood-cut illustrated rhymes to teach the letters.
België en de olympische spelen
Overview of Belgian participation in the Olympic Games since 1900.
De geschiedenis van de olympische spelen
Overview of the modern Olympic Games.
Apollo 13 en 14
Overview of the Apollo 13 and 14 missions.