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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
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
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

Petite calendar and stamp case 1903.

Description: Calendar for the year 1903. Bound in full red simulated leather with gilt cover title. Includes table for each month of the year showing days/date, religious days, and phases of the moon; information on postal rates (foreign & domestic), and information on money order rates. Includes section at center with wax pages between which stamps could be stored so they would not stick to anything.
Date: 1902
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
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

[Calendar for 1919]

Description: Calendar for the year 1919, bound in full brown leather with gilt decorations. Contains a calendar for 1919, 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: 1918
Creator: Tiffany and Company
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

[Calendar for 1914]

Description: Calendar for the year 1914, bound in full green leather with gilt decorations. Contains a calendar for 1912, 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: 1913
Creator: Tiffany and Company
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

[Calendar for 1917]

Description: Calendar for the year 1917, bound in full green leather with gilt decorations. Contains a calendar for 1917, 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: 1916
Creator: Tiffany and Company
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

[Calendar for 1920]

Description: Calendar for the year 1920, bound in full brown leather with gilt decorations. Contains a calendar for 1920, 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: 1919
Creator: Tiffany and Company
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

[Calendar for 1937]

Description: Calendar for the year 1937, bound in full blue leather with gilt decorations. Contains: Page for each month of 1937, 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 1937 -- Calendar for 1938.
Date: 1936
Creator: Tiffany and Company
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

[Calendar for 1936]

Description: Calendar for the year 1936, bound in full red/brown leather with gilt decorations. Contains: Page for each month of 1936, 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 1936 -- Calendar for 1937.
Date: 1935
Creator: Tiffany and Company
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

[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
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

Jacob and Esau

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

The fall of man

Description: The story of the Fall of Man.
Date: 1827 - 1853
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

Noah and the flood.

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

Moses. Part 1

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

Flowers for a juvenile garland.

Description: Child's gift book of short stories illustrated with woodcuts.
Date: [1850-1859]
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
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

Quintus Horatius Flaccus [Unbound sheets]

Description: A complete set of unbound sheets of the last printing of the Pickering Horace. The Horace was originally printed by Pickering in 1820 as the first of his Diamond Classics, and are a landmark in the world of miniature books and printing. This set of sheets are a remarkable survival, giving insight into the printing and binding process. The sheets are quarter-sheet impressions, each sheet holding 8 front-and-back leaves (16 pages) of the text. The sheets have been folded into gathers, and left thus. The separately printed frontispiece engraving is included as an individual sheet. The whole is housed in a book-form leather case.
Date: 1826
Creator: Horace
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

[Calendar for 1912]

Description: Calendar for the year 1912, bound in full brown leather with gilt decorations. Contains a calendar for 1912, 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: 1911
Creator: Tiffany and Company
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections

[Calendar for 1910]

Description: Calendar for the year 1910, bound in full dark grey leather with gilt decorations. Contains a calendar for 1910, 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: 1910
Creator: Tiffany and Company
Partner: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections