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[Calendar for 1939]

Description: Calendar for the year 1939, bound in full brown leather with gilt decorations. Contains: Page for each month of 1939, 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 1939 -- Calendar for 1940.
Date: 1938
Creator: Tiffany and Company
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

[Calendar for 1940]

Description: Calendar for the year 1940, bound in full red/brown leather with gilt decorations. Contains: Calendar for 1940 -- Memoranda pages -- Birth Stones -- Wedding Anniversaries -- Anniversaries and Festivals -- Legal Holidays in New York States -- Sterling Silver Marks (used by Tiffany & Co.) -- Calendar for 1941 -- Chronology of Tiffany & Co.
Date: 1939
Creator: Tiffany and Company
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

[Calendar for 1941]

Description: Calendar for the year 1941, bound in full blue/green leather with gilt decorations. Contains: Calendar for 1941 -- Memoranda pages -- Birth Stones -- Wedding Anniversaries -- Anniversaries and Festivals -- Legal Holidays in New York States -- Sterling Silver Marks (used by Tiffany & Co.) -- Calendar for 1942 -- Chronology of Tiffany & Co.
Date: 1940
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

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

26 type designers

Description: 3D scanned models of a Rubik's cube describing designers of type.
Date: 2016
Item Type: Dataset
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

Aaron

Description: Biography of Aaron, first High Priest 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

Adam and Eve

Description: The story of Adam and Eve.
Date: 1827/1853
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

The Arabian nights entertainments

Description: 3D scanned models of a miniature copy of the book Arabian nights. Bound with a tanned flap cover with gold letter and embellishments.
Date: 2016
Item Type: Dataset
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

The fall of man

Description: The story of the Fall of Man.
Date: 1827 - 1853
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

Jacob and Esau

Description: The story of Jacob and Esau.
Date: 1827 - 1853
Item Type: Book
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

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

Miniature Koran leaves

Description: 3D scanned models of leaves from a miniature Koran. Housed in rectangular brass(?) locket with oval applied lenticular illustration on cover showing bearded male figures in robes.
Date: 2016
Item Type: Dataset
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

Miriam

Description: Biography of Miriam, sister of Moses and Aaron. 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

Mite

Description: The 1st printing of The Mite was produced in 1891, and was at the time the smallest book in the world printed with movable type. This 2nd printing was produced in 1893, and a third printing was done in 1896. The text, a collection of facts and information, is supplemented with various illustrations. In 1896, Salmin of Padova, Italy, printed their Galileo A Madama Christina Di Lorena, which supplanted The Mite as the smallest book in the world printed with movable type. It may still, however, be the smallest book printed in England with movable type.
Date: 1893
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

Moses. Part 1

Description: The story of Moses.
Date: 1853 - 1857
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

Noah and the flood.

Description: A retelling of the story of Noah.
Date: 1827 - 1853
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

Pearls of Wisdom

Description: Volume consists of various wise singings by different authors.
Date: 1965
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections