Miniature Book Collection - 365 Matching Results

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One bundle Dard Hunter handmade hand cut deckle edges
Item is one miniature bundle of paper, fashioned from remnants of paper made by master papermaker Dard Hunter. Bundle is tied with red thread, and has label tied to it recording what it is.
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.
Autorennen
An overview of automobile racing.
De Ardeense fauna
Overview of the animals of the Ardennes plateau of north-central Europe.
Raceauto's : Zo herkent men de moderne race-wagens
A brief overview of the various categories of race cars.
Beroepen weg wij zer, hoe kies ik een beroep?
Information on occupations and choosing a career.
Wat leert het handschrift, het schrift: een openbaring
A brief overview of handwriting analysis.
Onze naaste buren in de hemelruimte: de planeten
A brief overview of the planets of our solar system.
Tot de dokter komt
A brief overview of first aid for common injuries and ailments.
De nationale parken van Kongo, voor de bescherming van de
An overview of the national parks of the Belgian Congo, and the animals that live there.
De 7 wereldwonderen
An overview of the seven wonders of the ancient world, and various other structures and monuments that could be considered as equally important.
Ontdekkingstochten onder zee
A brief overview of undersea life, and the exploration of it.
De wonderlijke openbarigen van de microscoop
An overview of the use of microscopes, and the types of things that can be seen through them.
Meubelen eertijds en nu
A brief overview of furniture styles throughout history.
Astrologie een wetenschap
An overview of astrology and the characteristics of each sign of the zodiac.
Grote namen uit de muziekwereld
Brief biographies of great musicians and composers throughout history.