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ABOUT BROWSE FEED

Hoe stelt men een bibliotheek samen

Description: A brief listing of selected important works of literature and non-fiction that should be in every home library.
Date: [1965..1973]
Creator: Franco-Suisse
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

A-hunting of the deer

Description: Excerpt from a larger work by Warner about hunting in the Adirondacks.
Date: 1985
Creator: Warner, Charles Dudley
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

Isaac

Description: Biography of Isaac, Patriarch of Israel. Written for children, with an emphasis on submission to God's will. Bound in illustrated wrappers.
Date: 1853-1857
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

Jacky Ickx

Description: An overview of the career of Belgian race car driver Jacky Ickx
Date: [1965..1973]
Creator: Franco-Suisse
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

Jacob and Esau

Description: The story of Jacob and Esau.
Date: 1827 - 1853
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

John Dryden Works Volume 2

Description: 3D scanned models miniature book of poetry. One volume in part of a collection of miniature volumes of poetry, essays, novels, and stories. Volumes are bound in publisher's embossed and textured blue cloth with blind-stamped rules and gilt urn device on front covers, same design on back covers without gilt, and ornately gilt spines with foliate forms and titles.
Date: 2016
Creator: Dryden, John
Item Type: Dataset
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

Joshua

Description: Biography of Joshua, leader of the Children Of Israel after Moses. Written for children, with an emphasis on submission to God's will. Bound in illustrated wrappers.
Date: 1853-1857
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

Kenkenweetjes

Description: A collection of household tips and hints.
Date: [1965..1973]
Creator: Franco-Suisse
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

Knutselen en huiselectriciteit

Description: An overview of electricity and wiring in households.
Date: [1965..1973]
Creator: Franco-Suisse
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

Koran

Description: 3D scan models of a miniature Koran case. The case is octagonal and silver with loops on side and decorated with Arabic text. The case holds a octagonal Korans called a banner Koran which were known to have been hung on standards with flags and carried into battle. Gruber, C. J. The Islamic manuscript tradition, p. 64
Date: 2016
Item Type: Dataset
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

De kunst om brieven te schrijven

Description: An overview of correct writing and composition for the Dutch language.
Date: [1965..1973]
Creator: Franco-Suisse
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

De lijnen van de hand

Description: An overview of palmistry.
Date: [1965..1973]
Creator: Franco-Suisse
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

Max und Moritz: their first, second, and final tricks.

Description: 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.
Date: 1990
Creator: Busch, Wilhelm.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

Meubelen eertijds en nu

Description: A brief overview of furniture styles throughout history.
Date: [1965..1973]
Creator: Franco-Suisse
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

Michigan and me, 1947-1950: law school and library school

Description: 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.
Date: 2006
Creator: Massmann, Robert E.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections