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REM Acrostics

Description: 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.
Date: 1972
Creator: Massmann, Robert E.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

Rhymes, for infant minds.

Description: 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.
Date: c.1850
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

Rural amusements, or the history of Billy and Kitty

Description: 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.
Date: 1790-1799
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

De schoonste monumenten in de wereld

Description: An overview of various great architectural monuments in Spain, France, Italy, Turkey, Greece, Russia, and Cambodia.
Date: 1965 - 1973
Creator: Franco-Suisse
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

The spirit of '76

Description: Miniature artists' book. Front cover of "book" opens to reveal a hollow space containing a miniature alcohol bottle labled "Napoleon 1876."
Date: 1980-2000
Creator: Massmann, Robert E.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

Sukie's tiny tepee: a sketch book

Description: Drawings of Sukie, the toy poodle, in various activities.
Date: 1970
Creator: Sherman, E. Helene
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

Things you should know about Canada

Description: Volume contains information about Canada, Ontario, and Ottawa, for attendees of the Conclave. Prospectus includes information about the publication, and ordering information.
Date: 1994
Creator: Massmann, Robert E.
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

Tot de dokter komt

Description: A brief overview of first aid for common injuries and ailments.
Date: 1965 - 1973
Creator: Franco-Suisse
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

De Tweede Wereldoorlog, deel I

Description: An overview of major events of World War II.
Date: 1965 - 1973
Creator: Franco-Suisse
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

De Tweede Wereldoorlog, deel II

Description: An overview of major events of World War II.
Date: 1965 - 1973
Creator: Franco-Suisse
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

The werm turns

Description: Humorous musings by a retiring male librarian about how libraries should deal with certain types of problem patrons.
Date: 1983
Creator: Massmann, Robert E.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

Wijnen

Description: A brief overview of wine and winemaking.
Date: 1965 - 1973
Creator: Franco-Suisse
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

Win, place, and show, or, the fund raising jack

Description: 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.
Date: 1967
Creator: Massmann, Robert E.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

Der winzige Struwwelpeter

Description: 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.
Date: 1982
Creator: Massmann, Robert E.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

De wonderlijke openbarigen van de microscoop

Description: An overview of the use of microscopes, and the types of things that can be seen through them.
Date: 1965 - 1973
Creator: Franco-Suisse
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections