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On defining an acceptable miniature book

Description: Extended verse musings on what constitutes a miniature book, and how to decide what to include. Bound in cream card covers with applied cover label.
Date: 2000
Creator: Hunter, Darragh
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

Special books : a description in verse, of the type of book I seek.

Description: Poetic musings on the collecting of books, and what makes a book desirable, including size. Produced as a keepsake for the Miniature Book Society annual Conclave XXIII. Bound in blue/purple card covers with applied cover label.
Date: 2005
Creator: Hunter, Darragh
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

Insight

Description: Miniature book collector and publisher Darragh Hunter produced this volume as part of a workshop for the visually impaired. The poem within - on seeing without needing to look - is done in very large type within the size restraints of a miniature book. Bound in blue card cover with applied pictorial label.
Date: 2005
Creator: Hunter, Darragh
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

To Olga : an appreciation in verse.

Description: Poetic appreciation of Mrs. Olga Hunter, wife of the author. Bound in cream card covers with applied cover label.
Date: 2003
Creator: Hunter, Darragh
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

Pacemaker.

Description: Poetic musings on the function of the heart, and when a pacemaker is needed. Bound in light green card covers with applied cover label.
Date: 1999
Creator: Hunter, Darragh
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

Little book.

Description: Poetic musings on miniature books. Bound in dark red card covers with applied cover label.
Date: 2002
Creator: Hunter, Darragh
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

[Calendar for 1921]

Description: Calendar for the year 1921, bound in full orange/brown leather with gilt decorations. Contains: Page for each month of 1921, with memoranda page facing each -- Movable feasts -- Birth stones -- Wedding anniversaries -- Chronology of Tiffany & Company.
Date: 1920
Creator: Tiffany and Company
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

[Calendar for 1922]

Description: Calendar for the year 1922, bound in full black leather with gilt decorations. Contains: Page for each month of 1922, with memoranda page facing each -- Movable feasts -- Legal holidays in New York State -- Birth stones -- Wedding anniversaries -- Calendar for 1922 -- Calendar for 1923 -- Chronology of Tiffany and Company.
Date: 1922
Creator: Tiffany and Company
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

[Calendar for 1916]

Description: Calendar for the year 1916, bound in full reddish brown leather with gilt decorations. Contains a calendar for 1916, a page for each month of the year, with various information such as postage rates, holidays, birthstones, etc. Also has information on Tiffany and Company.
Date: 1915
Creator: Tiffany and Company
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

[Calendar for 1923]

Description: Calendar for the year 1923, bound in full light brown leather with gilt decorations. Contains: Page for each month of 1923, with memoranda page facing each -- Anniversaries and festivals -- Legal holidays in New York State -- Birth stones -- Wedding anniversaries -- Chronology of Tiffany & Company -- Calendar for 1923 -- Calendar for 1924.
Date: 1922
Creator: Tiffany and Company
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

[Calendar for 1915]

Description: Calendar for the year 1915, bound in full brown leather with gilt decorations. Contains a calendar for 1915, a page for each month of the year, with various information such as postage rates, holidays, birthstones, etc. Also has information on Tiffany and Company.
Date: 1914
Creator: Tiffany and Company
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

[Calendar for 1918]

Description: Calendar for the year 1918, bound in full brown leather with gilt decorations. Contains a calendar for 1918, a page for each month of the year, with various information such as postage rates, holidays, birthstones, etc. Also has information on Tiffany and Company.
Date: 1917
Creator: Tiffany and Company
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

[Calendar for 1938]

Description: Calendar for the year 1938, bound in full green leather with gilt decorations. Contains: Page for each month of 1938, with memoranda page facing each -- Anniversaries and festivals -- Legal holidays in New York State -- Birth stones -- Wedding anniversaries -- Chronology of Tiffany & Company -- Sterling silver marks used by Tiffany & Company -- Calendar for 1938 -- Calendar for 1939.
Date: 1937
Creator: Tiffany and Company
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

[Calendar for 1942]

Description: Calendar for the year 1942, bound in full brown leather with gilt decorations. Contains: Calendar for 1942 -- memoranda pages -- Birth stones -- Wedding anniversaries -- Anniversaries and festivals -- Legal holidays in New York State -- Sterling silver marks used by Tiffany & Company -- Calendar for 1943 -- Chronology of Tiffany & Company.
Date: 1941
Creator: Tiffany and Company
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

Pocket almanack, for the year of our Lord 1847

Description: Almanac for 1847, bound in publisher's yellow printed wrappers, with hole at upper left through which a string is looped for suspension. The almanac contains information on eclipses, tides, phases of the moon, rising and setting of the moon/sun, historical facts, and quotations. Anonymous gift to the Miniature Books Collection in 2003.
Date: 1846
Creator: Spofford, Thomas, b. 1795.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

[Calendar for 1931]

Description: Calendar for the year 1931, bound in full red leather with gilt decorations. Contains: Page for each month of 1931, with memoranda page facing each -- Anniversaries and festivals -- Legal holidays in New York State -- Birth stones -- Wedding anniversaries -- Chronology of Tiffany & Company -- Sterling silver marks used by Tiffany & Company -- Calendar for 1931 -- Calendar for 1932.
Date: 1930
Creator: Tiffany and Company
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections