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4000 Years of Miniature Books

June 18 to September 15, 2001
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Case 1: Early Manuscripts

Babylonian seal, cuneiform clay tablet, ca. 2150 B.C.

Babylonian cuneiform tablet, ca. 2047-2039 B.C

Book of Hours, 15th century.

Book of Hours, Bruges?, Belgium, ca. 1440.

Book of Hours, Florence, 15th century.

Book of Hours, France, ca. 1525.

Regula Sororum Ordinis Fontis-Ebraldi, Regula Fratrum Ordinis Fontis-Ebraldi. Dec. 1550.

Book of Hours, n.d.

Book of Hours, n.d.

Statua Angliae, including the Magna Charta, 14th century English charter hand.

Miniature ivory discs depicting the eighteen Arhants or elders of Buddhism.

Hindu ms. Roll representing the deities in twelve colored miniatures in the text, 17th century.

Mahabharata. Bhagavadgita.

Ethiopian manuscripts showing the scroll form, and the Coptic style of codex binding. The two-part case traditionally accompanies this type of book.

Koran, ca. 1800.

Persian banner Koran, 958 [1551]

"Octagonal Korans," Ruth E. Adomeit, in My Favorite Miniature Books: Nine Essays by Collectors of Miniature Books. Newton [Iowa]: Tamazunchale Press, 1984.

Koran, Persian.

Case 2: Early Printed Books Through the 18th Century

To Tou Epiktetou Encheiridion, ex Editione Joannis Upton Accurante Expressum. Glasguae: Excudebant Robertus et Andreas Foulis, 1751.

Ta Tou Pindarou Sesosmena: Olympia, Pythia, Nemia, Isthmia. Ex editione Oxoniensi. Glasguae: Excudebat R. & A. Foulis, 1754.

Tes Kaines Diathekes Hapanta, Novvm Iesv Christi Domini Nostri Testamentum. Ex Regiis Aliisque Optimis Editionibus cum Cura Expressum. Sedani: Ex typographia & typis nouissimis Ioannis Iannoni, 1628 [i.e. 1629]

Vom Christlichen Hausstand, Johannis Matthesii. Nürnberg: zu finden bey Johann Kramern, Buchh., 1666. Bound With: Catechismus-Handlung. Nürnberg: J. Kramern, 1666.

Anicii Manlii Torquati Seuerini Boethii De Consolatione Philosophiae Libri V. Parisiis: Apud Claudium Gourault, sub ponte ligni, 1640.

Epicteti Enchiridion. Et Cebetis Tabvla, Graece & Latine. [Antwerp]: Ex officina Plantiniana Raphelengii, 1616.

Qvincti Horatii Flacci Opera Omnia: cum Nouis Argumentis. Sedani: Ex typographia & typis nouissimis Ioannis Iannoni, 1627.

Geistliche Lieder vnd Psalmen, D. M. Lut[her] und Ander Frommen Christen. Zu Braunschw[eig]: Gedruckt durch Balthasar Grubern, 1640. Bound with: Andachtig[e]s Gebetbuchlein, Colligirt durch Johann Jerx. Braunschw[eig]: [B. Grubern], 1640.

Heures de Cour, Dédiées a la Noblesse. A Paris: [s.n., 17--].

Heures de Cour: Contenant les Sept Offices de la Semaine: les 7-Pseaumes, Vespres, Hymnes & les Litan.: avec les Prieres du Matin & du Soir, & Autres. A Paris: Chez J. Collombat, 1706.

Thomae a Kempis Canonici Regvlaris Ord. S. Avgustini De Imitatione Christi: Libri Qvatuor, Recensiti ad Fidem Autographi Anni M. CCCC. XLI. cum Vita Eiusdem Thomae, per Heribertvm Ros-vveydvm Societatis Iesv. Antverpiae: Ex Officina Plantiniana, Balthasaris Moreti, 1634.

Il Pastor Fido: Tragicomedia Pastorale, del Sig. Cavalier Battista Gvarini. Ora in Questa Nuoua Impressione di Bellissime figure in Rame Ornato. In Amsterdamo: Appresso Lodovico Elzevier, 1640.

Orden de las Oraciones Quotidianas. En la Corte de Haya: a Costa de Selomon de Mercado, y Jahacob Castello. 5494 [1732].

The Whole Booke of Psalmes, Collected into English Meeter, by Thomas Sternhold, Ioh. Hopkins, and others. London: Imprinted for the Company of Stationers, 1629.

The Psalms of David: Fitted to the Tunes Used in Churches, by N. Brady ... and N. Tate ...; Compared with Different Editions, and Carefully Corrected. Edinburgh: Printed by P. Williamson, 1779.

[The New Testament in Short-hand, by] Ieremiah Rich. Twentieth impression. London: Printed for Wm. Marshall ... & Jno. Marshall ..., [1700?]

[Printing samples, two fragments from a book of devotions]. Nuremberg: Caspar Hochfeder, [not after 1495]

Kern der Kerkelyke Historie: enz. Eerste [-tweede] Deeltje. Met Figuurtjes. Te Dordregt: by A. Blussé, 1755.

Kern der Nederlandsche Historie, met Figuurtjes. t'Amsterdam: by T. Crajenschot, 1753.

Abregé de l'Histoire des Provinces Unies, avec Figures ... A Amsterdam: Chez T. Crajenschot, 1756.

't Oranje Geslagt. Te Groning: H. Spoormaker, 1749.

Boreman's Gigantick Histories

The History and Description of the Famous Cathedral of St. Paul's, London. London: Printed for Tho. Boreman ..., 1741.

The History of St. Paul's, Volume the Second... London: Printed for Tho. Boreman..., 1741.

Curiosities of the Tower of London, Vol. I. London: Printed for Tho. Boreman, 1741.

Curiosities of the Tower of London, Volume the Second. The Second Edition. London: Printed for Tho. Boreman, 1741.

The Young Sportsman's Instructor in Angling, Fowling, Hawking, Hunting, Ordering Singing Birds, Hawks, Poultry, Coneys, Hares and Dogs, and How to Cure Them, by G.M. [Gervase Markham]. [London]: Sold at the Gold Ring in Little Britain, [1705?].

The Book of Nouns, or Things Which May Be Seen. London: Printed by Darton and Harvey, Gracechurch Street, 1800.

People of all Nations: a Useful Toy for Girl or Boy. London: Printed and sold by Darton and Harvey, Gracechurch-street, 1800.

The Surprising History of a Late Long Administration: Shewing the Wonderful Transactions, the Wise Negociations, the Prudent Measures, and the Great Events of that Most Astonishing period, by Titus Livius, Jun. London: Printed at the sign of the Mushroom in Pop-in Alley, just popping out of King's Court, 1746.

A Father's Legacy to His Daughters, by the Late Doctor Gregory, of Edinburgh. A new edition. Edinburgh: Printed by J. Robertson..., 1793.

Morning & Evening Amusements at Merlin's Mechanical Museum, Princes Street, Hannover Square... [London?: s.n., between 1787 and 1803?]

A Short Account of the First Rise and Progress of Printing: with a Compleat List of the First Books That Were Printed. London: Printed for T. Parker, Junr. in Jewin-Street, [ ca. 1763]

Case 3: Thumb Bibles of Western Europe and America

Verbum Sempiternum, [John Taylor]. London: Printed by J.B., 1631. (Adomeit B9)

Verbum Sempiternum. Aberden[e]: Printed by J[ohn] Forbes, 16[70] (Adomeit B11)

Verbum Sempiternum. London: Printed by F. Collins for T. Ilive, 1693. (Adomeit B12)

Verbum Sempiternum. The Third Edition, [sic] With Amendments. London: Printed for Tho. James..., 1701. (Adomeit B13)

Biblia, or, A Practical Summary of ye Old & New Testaments. Lond.: Printed for R. Wilkin, 1728. (Adomeit B16)

Biblia, or, A Practical Summary of ye Old & New Testaments. Dublin: Printed for W. Sleater, 1764. (Adomeit B17)

The Bible in Miniature, or A Concise History of the Old & New Testaments. Lond.: Printed for W. Harris, 1771. (Adomeit B18)

The Bible in Miniature, or, A Concise History of the Old & New Testaments. London: Printed for W. Harris, 1771. (Adomeit B19)

The Bible in Miniature, or A Concise History of the Old & New Testaments. London: Printed for W. Harris, 1774. (Adomeit B22)

The Bible in Miniature, or, A Concise History of the Old & New Testaments. Lond.: Printed for W. Harris, 1775. (Adomeit B23)

A Concise History of the Holy Bible: to Which is Added an Appendix Containing Several Curious Calculations, Never Before Printed. Liverpool: Printed by T. Schofield, 1789. (Adomeit B31)

The Bible in Miniature, or, A Concise History of the Old & New Testaments. Lond.: Printed for E. Newbery, 1780. (Adomeit B26)

An Original Leaf from the Newbery Bible 1780, with an Essay by Ruth E. Adomeit. Los Angeles: Dawson's Book Shop, 1980.

The Bible in Miniature, or A Concise History of the Old & New Testaments. Gainsbrough: printed by T. Mozley & Co., 1795. (Adomeit B32)

A Short History of the Bible and Testament: with 48 Neat Engravings designed by Alfred Mills. London: Published by W. Darton & J. Harvey... and by J. Harris, late Newbery..., October 10, 1807. (Adomeit B41)

The Bible in Miniature, or A Concise History of Both Testaments. Edinburgh: T. & W. McDowall, [ca. 1845] (Adomeit B68.5)

The Bible in Miniature, or A Concise History of Both Testaments. London: Printed for J. Harris, late Newbery, & for Darton & Harvey, [ca. 1802-1807] (Adomeit B69)

Verbum Sempiternum, [John Taylor]. The Third Edition, with Amendments. Boston: Printed for, and sold by N. Procter, [1765] (Adomeit A1)

A Concise History of the Holy Bible. Philadelphia: [s.n.], 1789. (Adomeit A4)

The Bible in Miniature, or A Concise History of the Old & New Testaments. New York: Printed by A. Brower, Junr., [1791] (Adomeit A5)

The Bible in Miniature, or A Concise History of the Old & New Testaments. Philada.: Printed by I. Babcock, [1792] (Adomeit A6)

The Bible in Miniature, or A Concise History of the Old & New Testaments. New York: Printed by N. Birdsall, [1796] (Adomeit A7)

A Concise History of the Holy Bible. Lansingburgh [N.Y.]: Printed by Luther Pratt, & Co., 1796. (Adomeit A8)

An History of the Bible and Apocraphy: Versified and Adorned with Cuts. [United States: s.n.], 1805. (Adomeit A13)

The Bible in Miniature, or, A Concise History of the Old and New Testaments. Boston: Printed by Hosea Sprague, 1807. (Adomeit A14)

A Short History of the Bible and Testament: with 48 Neat Engravings, designed by Alfred Mills. [Philadelphia]: Published by Johnson & Warner, 1809. (Adomeit A15)

Verbum Sempiternum. A New Edition. [United States]: Wm. Powers, 1810. (Adomeit A16)

Bible History. Philadelphia: Published and sold by D. Hogan, 1810. (Adomeit A16.5)

Bible History. New York: Printed and sold by S. Wood, 1811. (Adomeit A17)

Biblia, oder, Innhalt und Kern Gantzer H. Schrifft, Verfertiget und Vermehrt von G.C. Ganshorn. Altdorff: Jobst Wilh. Kohles, 1705. (Adomeit C2)

Sommaire de la Bible. A La Haye: Chez A. de Groot & fils, 1750. (Adomeit C18)

Kern des Bybels. In 's Hague: by A. De Groot en Zoonen, 1750. (Adomeit C14 printed in black) (Adomeit C15 printed in black and red) (Adomeit C16 printed in black, red and gold) (Adomeit C17 printed in gold)

Dess Alten Testaments Mittler, Christiana et Magdalena Küslin, f. [Augsburg?: s.n., ca. 1690] (Adomeit C48)

La Sainte Bible, Mise en Vers par J.P.J. du Bois. A la Haye, se vend ŕ Genčve: Chés H. Schmidt, 1759. (Adomeit C30)

Kleine Print Bybel ofte 170 Geschiedenissen des O. en N. Testaments Konstig Afgebeeld... In 's Gravenhage: b˙ D. Langeweg, [ ca. 1750] (Adomeit C51)

An Original Leaf from the Kleine Print Bybel c. 1750, with an essay by Ruth E. Adomeit. Los Angeles: Dawson's Book Shop, 1991.

Bible du Petit Poucet, Ornée de 30 Jolies Figures. Paris: Saintin, [ ca. 1800?] (Adomeit C49)

Case 4: Near and Far East

Kappa, Akutagawa Ryunosuke cho. Tokyo: Konno Shobo, Showa 41 [1966]

Bussetsu Amidakyo. Kyoto: Ishida Keizo, Showa 2 [1927]

Edo Meisho Juni Ka-Getsu. [Tokyo: s.n., after Showa 33 (1958)]

Hyakunin Isshu. Tokyo: Hattori Tamajiro, Taisho 9 [1920]

Myohro Rengekyo. Kyoto: Kaiseido zo-ban, Bunsei 11 [1828]

Hinaehon Oferiya, Ikeda Masuo cho. Kawasaki-shi: Shinjusha, Showa 35 [1960]

Otogi-banashi: Yoro Koshi, Kintaro, Urashima Taro. Tokyo: Ise-Tatsu, 1969.

Shin Kokinshu. Kyoto: Uemura Kinzando, Kansei 6 [1794]

Si Shu Quan Zhu.

Yanagi No Nenrin, Uchiyama Kensho. Aomori-shi: Aomori Mame Hon no Kai, Showa 45 [1970]

Obake no Yomeiri. [S.l.: s.n., s.d.]

Ikebana, Umoshu, Momo Matsunosuke ga. Hikone-shi: [s.n.], Showa 42 [1967]

Shokei Moji, Momo Matsunosuke ga. Hikone-shi: [s.n.], Showa 43 [1968]

Hinehon Hana Kanzashi, Okamoto Bun'ya. Kawasaki-shi: Shinjusha, Showa 40 [1965]

Ukiyo-e [Paintings by Various Artists]

Genji Monogatari. Tokyo: Addo-Rie Studio, 1979.

Kokoro No Kagami. [Japan: s.n., s.d.]

The Teles of Oan. [Tokyo] Japan: A. Hoshino, 1986.

982 Haiku Poems by Basho. [Tokyo]: Bijou Book Hoshino, 1985.

A Man Who Was Revenged, by Sanjugo Naoki. [Tokyo]: Bijou Book Hoshino, 1987.

Dreams Ten Nights, by Soseki Natsume. [Tokyo]: Bijou Book Hoshino, 1987.

Kirishitohoro Shounin-den (St. Kirishitohoro), by Ryunosuke Akutagawa. [Tokyo]: Bijou Book Hoshino, 1983.

Ichiaku-No-Suna, by Takuboku Ishikawa. Tokyo: Bijou Book Hoshino, [198-?]

[Dharani from the Muku Jo-ko Sutra]. Printed in Japan by order of the Empress Shotoku, ca. 770.

Koran. Arabic, without imprint.

Koran. Arabic, without imprint, probably published in Istanbul.

Koran. Arabic, without imprint, published in Iran, India, or Afghanistan.

Avesta. Gujarati script, without imprint, probably published in Bombay.

Koran. Arabic, with some Persian and Ottoman?, without imprint, probably published in Istanbul.

Bhagavad Gita and other texts. Sanskrit, without imprint.

Stories in Hindi. Without imprint, published in India.

Koran. [Afghanistan?]

Koran. Arabic, with some Persian and Ottoman?, without imprint, probably published in Istanbul.

Religious text, Gurmukhi script, without imprint, printed in India.

Moral Precepts, Translated from the English into Hindoostany Verse. Cawnpore [Kanpur]: Published under the Patronage of His Majesty the King of Oude, 1834.

David Bryce's copy of a printer's dummy for a text in Punjabi printed in Gurmurkhi script.

Sefer Torah, Ne vi'im U-Khetuvim: Meduyak Hetev 'al pi Ha-mesorah. Warsaw: Menahem M. Sholts, [ca. 1910]

Seder Tefilot Le-Hodashim Ule-Mo'adim Ke-Minhag K.K. Sefaradim. Amsterdam: N.H. Levi, 1851.

Case 5: Almanacs and Calendars

The London Almanack for the year ...[London]: Printed for the company of Stationers, [ ca. 1690-1912]
Almanacs for 1748, 1752, 1768, 1770, 1778, 1782, 1783, 1785, 1791, 1792, 1799, 1800, and 1802.

The Bijou Almanack for 1845. London: D. Bogue, 1845.

The Bijou Almanack for 1848.

The Bijou Almanack for 1851.

Miniature Almanack for 1844. London: T. Goode, 1844.

The Pictorial Miniature Almanack for 1849. [London]: T. Goode, 1849.

The Royal Miniature Almanack for 1855. London: T. Goode, 1855.

The Victoria Miniature Almanack and Fashionable Remembrancer for 1847. London: W. Strange, 1847.

The Victoria Miniature Almanack for 1849. London: W. Strange, 1849.

The Victoria Miniature Almanack for 1850. London: W. Strange, 1850.

The English Bijou Almanac. London: Schloss, 1836-1838.

Schloss's English Bijou Almanac. London: Schloss, 1839-1843.

Tilt's Miniature Almanack for 1850. London: D. Bogue, 1850.

Tilt's Miniature Almanack for 1871. [London: s.n., 1871.

The Princess Royal's Almanack for the year 1870. London [etc.]: Kent & Co., 1870.

Le Simple Almanach Journalier, pour l'Anné 1806, an XIV, supputé par M. Mat. Laensberg. A Liege: Chez Guillaume Barnabé, 1806.

Petit Almanach pour 1827. Strasbourg: Lithographie de F.G. Levrault, 1827.

Calendrier Portatif pour l'Année 1822. A Paris: Chez Le Fuel, 1822.

Mignon Almanach auf das Jahr 1857. Wien: bei Ign. Lienhart, 1857.

Mignon Almanach auf das Schaltjahr 1820. Wien: bey Jos. Riedl, 1820.

Mignon Almanach auf das Jahr 1815. Wien: bey Jos. Riedl, 1815.

Giornaletto Dedicata al Gentil Sesso, per l'Anno 1858. Milano: Presso Carlo Canadelli, 1858.

Le Mignon, ou le Petit Devin, Almanach amusant pour la Présente Année. A Paris: Chez Hérou, [1800

Almanach auf da Jahr... Carlsruhe: Aus dem Lithographischen Institut von das C.F. Müller, [ca. 1817-1840]

Almanacs for the years 1822, 1823, 1831 1833, 1834, 1835, 1837, 1838, 1840.

Almanach auf das Jahr 1825. München: Lithographiert von Clem. Senefelder, 1825.

Taschen Kalender für das Jahr 1805. Leipzig: bey Schreibers Erben, 1805.

Per l'Anno 1802 Giornaletto ad uso del Bel Sesso. Venezia: Nelle Stamperia Zatta, 1802.

Sackkalender für das Schaltjahr 1820. Augsburg: bei Blossfeld, 1820.

Taschen-Kalender aüf das Jahr 1825. Augsburg: bey Johann Blossfeld, 1825.

Verbesserter Brem- und Verdischer Schreib-Calender auss 1768. Jahr. Hamburg: G. Dalençon, 1768.

Kleines Sack- und Futeral- Calenderlein samt einer Poetischen Blumenlese auf das Jahr Christi 1809, mit feinen und artigen Küpfergen. Basel: bey H. Georg Bolli, 1809.

Almanach voor Dames. Amsterdam: bij Holtrop, 1801.

Case 6: Continental Europe in the Nineteenth Century

Calendrier de Tous les Saints. [France: s.n., ca. 1815]

Zedelijke Bedenkingen en Spreuken. Te Middelburg: bij H.A. Abrahams, 1806.

Chansons Joyeuses, de Piron, Collé, Galet, etc. A Paris: De l'imp. de Mme. Ve. Perronneau, [18--]

Alphabet-Images, ou, Premičres Etudes de l'Enfance. Paris: Chez Marcilly Libraire, [1835?]

La Valeur et la Victoire, Napoleon Ier Emper. d'France et Roi d'Italie. [France: s.n., ca. 1807]

Histoire Naturelle en Miniature de 48 Quadrupedes: avec des Descriptions, [Alfred Mills]. A Paris: Chez F. Denn, 1823.

Souvenirs d'un Petit Voyageur. Paris: Marcilly, [1836]

Ufizio della B.V. Maria: dei Morti, della S. Croce, dello Spirito Santo, i Salmi Penitenziali e Graduali, ed Altre Orazioni. Firenze: Presso Gaspero Ricci, 1821.

Les Psaumes de David, suivis de Cantiques et de Prieres. Ed. nouvelle. Paris: Marc Aurel frčres..., 1840.

Bijou de l'Enfance, ou, Contes et Fables, par M J***. Paris: A la Librairie d'Education d'Alexis Eymery ..., 1816.

Costumes de Differentes Nations, en Miniature: avec des Descriptions, Alfred Mills. A Paris: Chez F. Denn ..., 1823.

Histoire de France en Miniature, par Nougaret, Orné de 48 Figures. A Paris: Chez F. Denn, 1827.

Le Petit Paroissien de l'Enfance. A Paris: Chez Marcilly, [ ca. 1806]

Pain Quotidien pour les Chretiens. Paris: Imprimerie de Firmin Didot Freres, 1833.

De Vijf Boeken van Mozes: Staten-Oversetting. Haarlem: J.J. van Brederode, [between 1850 and 1880?]

Fabuliste du Jeune Age. Paris: A. Marcilly, libraire, [ ca. 1840]

Le Petit La Fontaine. A Paris: Chez Marcilly, [ ca. 1835]

Paroissien des Petites Demoiselle. [Paris: s.n., ca. 1860?] (Firmin Didot fr.)

Petit Fabuliste. Paris: [s.n. ca. 1840] (Paris: Firmin Didot)

Petit Fabuliste de la Jeunesse. Paris: Presteau, [184-?]

Fabuliste du Jeune Age. Paris: A. Marcilly, libraire, [ ca. 1840]

Paul et Virginie, [Bernardin de Saint-Pierre]. Paris: chez Marcilly, [1835].

Le Trilby des Dames, ou Le Lutin des Salons. Paris: Charles Sedille ..., 1830.

Le Petit Conteur. Paris: Marcilly, [1836]

Estelle par Florian ... Paris: Marcilly aine..., [ca. 1840]

Ver-vert: suivi de La Chartreuse, L'Abbaye et Autre Pieces, Gresset. Paris: Chez Laurent et Deberny, Editions Mignardise, 1855.

Maximes et Réflexions Morales, du Duc de La Rochefoucauld. Paris: De l'imprimerie de Didot le jeune, 1827.

Puppen-Bibliothek. Stuttgart: [s.n.], 1874.

Die Rauber: ein Schauspiel, [Fr. Schiller]. Munchen: Adolf Ackermann, 1880.

Quinti Horatii Flacci Opera Omnia, recensuit Filon ... Parisiis: A. Mesnier ... , 1828.

La Filleule du Seigneur; Histoire du Chien de Brisquet: contes, Charles Nodier, illustres par M. Moisand. Paris: Pairault & cie, 1897.

Jeanne d'Arc, H. Buffenoir, Illustrations de G. Marie. Paris: Pairault & Cie., Editeurs., 1895.

Boum-Boum, Jules Claretie, Conte Illustre par Ch. Jouas. Paris: Pairault & Cie., 1898.

Case 7: Great Britain in the Nineteenth Century

The Book of Nouns, or, Things Which May Be Seen. London: Printed by Darton and Harvey, 1803.

Pictures of Grecian History in Miniature, designed by Alfred Mills, with Descriptions. London: Printed for Darton, Harvey, & Darton and J. Harris, 1810.

Pictures of Roman History in Miniature, designed by Alfred Mills, with Explanatory Anecdotes. London: Printed for Darton and Harvey, and J. Harris, 1809.

Natural History 48 Quadrupeds, with Elegant Engravings, from Drawings by Alfred Mills. London: Printed for Darton, Harvey, & Darton, and J. Harris, 1812.

Aladdin, or, The Wonderful Lamp, Adorned with Cuts. London: Printed for N. Hailes, Juvenile Library, 1817.

Happy Hebe. Birmingham: C. Caswell, [ca. 1860]

The History of Greasy-Head and Lotion. [England?]: Printed by J. Corton, 1842.

Natural History: Birds. London: T. Goode, [between 1846 and 1859]

Catullus, Tibullus, et Propertius ... Londini: Impensis G. Pickering ..., 1824.

M.T. Ciceronis libri De officiis; De senectute; et De amicitia. Londini: Typis C. Corrall, Impensis Gul. Pickering ... , 1821.

The Fairy Annual edited by Robin Goodfellow, Attendant Sprite to Their Majesties Oberon and Titania. London: Joseph Robins, 1838.

Lilliputian gems, [Barnard Crecerelle]. London: G. Nodes, [1841?]

The Love Gift and Token of Regard, in Prose and Verse... Liverpool: Samuel Johnson, 1848.

Chronology of the Sovereigns of England. [London?: s.n.], 1821.

Rock & Co.'s Bijou Souvenir of the Exhibition, 1851. [London?: Rock & Co., 1851]

The Little Warbler, vol. 1 Scotch Songs [vol. 2 English Songs, vol. 3 Irish Songs, vol. 4 Comic Songs]. London: Dean & Munday, [ca. 1835]

Brewing Calculations: Gauging and Tabulation, Formulae, Tables and General Information for Brewers, and Excise Officers Surveying Breweries, by Claude H. Bater, M.A. F.C.S. Inland Revenue. London: E. & F.N. Spon; New York: Spon & Chamberlain, 1897.

The Fairy Songster: a Selection of the Most Popular Songs & Ballads. London: Joseph, Myers & Co., 1858.

The Crochet Bijou. London: Printed for the Proprietor by W.H. Collingridge, [ca. 1845]

Favorite New English Songs. Derby; London; Dublin: Richardson & Son, [between 1845 and 1855]

The Complete English Quadrille Preceptor for 1823: Containing the First Six sets (Almack's.) Lancers, Caledonians, Cuirassiers, Minuet & Gavot, Bower Quadrilles, by an amateur [Thomas Wilson]. London: Sold by Sarah Tegg..., 1823.

The Little Warbler: Containing All the New and Popular Songs for the Year 1837. London: G. Gilbert, 1837.

The Miniature Road-book of Kent: Shewing the Distances and Routes from One Town to Another, and from Each to London, on an Entirely New Plan: with a Map, a Population Table, Comprising the Census of 1841, and Various Other Topographical Information. London: Darton and Clark, [ ca. 1845]

The Nature and Design of the Lord's Supper, and the Obligations of Christians to its Observance. London: The Religious Tract Society, [1830?]

The Titles, Attributes, Work, and Claims of the Holy Spirit According to the Scriptures. [London]: Religious Tract Society, [184-?]

The English Bible: Its History and Results. London: Thomas Ward and Co., [1837]

Small Rain Upon the Tender Herb. London: Religious Tract Society, [1831?]

Children's Bread, or Daily Texts for the Young. Second Edition. London: Religious Tract Society, [ ca. 1835]

Wisdom in Miniature, or the Pleasing Instructor. [London]: Published by J. Bysh, [between 1818 and 1821]

The Dairyman's Daughter: an Authentic Narrative, Communicated by a Clergyman of the Church of England [Legh Richmond]. London: Published and sold at Christie's Bible-Warehouse, 1826.

Daily Verses. London: Religious Tract Society, [ca. 1836]

The Pilgrim's Progress From This World to That Which Is to Come, Delivered Under the similitude of a Dream... by John Bunyan. London: Henry Frowde, 1896.

The Compleat Angler, or The Contemplative Man's Recreation: Being a Discourse of Rivers, Fish-ponds, Fish and Fishing, Written by Izaak Walton. London: Henry Frowde, Oxford University Press, [1900].

Prayers for Every Day of the Week, by a Clergyman of the Church of England. Tenth Edition. London: Religious Tract Society, [ca. 1840?]

Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám, in English Verse by Edward Fitzgerald. Glasgow: David Bryce and Son, [1904]

David Bryce & Son of Glasgow. Mite Series in Tartan [ca. 1900]

Poems Chiefly in the Scottish Dialect, by Robert Burns.

The Smallest English Dictionary in the World.

Old English, Scotch, and Irish Songs, with Music, a Favorite Selection, edited by William Moodie, with twenty-four original sketches by A.S. Boyd.

Golden Thoughts from Great Authors, selected by Alice Crowther.

Witty, Humorous and Merry Thoughts, selected by T.M.

Publisher's Dummy from the Firm of David Bryce. Identical two pages throughout, from a religious text, "Holy Baptism" and "For the Young."

Golden Thoughts from Great Authors, selected by Alice Crowther. Glasgow: David Bryce and Son, [ca. 1900]

The Smallest English Dictionary in the World. Glasgow: David Bryce and Son, [ca. 1900]

My Tiny Alphabet Book. Contains Tiny Alphabet of Animals, Tiny Alphabet of Birds. Glasgow: David Bryce and Son, [ca. 1900]

The Tourist's Conversational Guide in English, French, German, Italian, by Dr. J.T. Loth. Glasgow: David Bryce & Son, [ca. 1900]

The New Testament of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ. Glasgow: David Bryce and Son; London: Henry Frowde..., 1895.

The Holy Bible, Containing the Old and New Testaments... Glasgow: David Bryce and Son; London: Henry Frowde..., 1896.

The Holy Bible, Containing the Old and New Testaments...Glasgow: David Bryce and Son; London: Henry Frowde, 1901. (1902 Coronation issue)

Mite. Grimsby: E.A. Robinson, 1891.

Case 8: America in the Nineteenth Century

Christianae Militiae Viatucum, or a Brief Directory for Evangelical Ministers. Philadelphia: Printed by S.C. Ustick, 1798.

People of All Nations, an Useful Toy for Girl or Boy. Philadelphia: Jacob Johnson, 1807.

Pictures of English History, in Miniature, from the Reign of Henry VI. To the Death of Lord Nelson, designed by Alfred Mills, with Descriptions. Philadelphia: Printed for Johnson and Warner, 1815.

Pictures of Roman History, in Miniature, designed by Alfred Mills, with Explanatory Anecdotes. Philadelphia: Johnson & Warner, 1811.

The Diamond Songster: Containing the Most Approved Sentimental English Songs. Baltimore: Published by F. Lucas jun'r., 1812.

The Diamond Songster: Containing the Most Approved Sentimental Irish Songs. Baltimore: F. Lucas jun'r., 1812.

The Diamond Songster: Containing the Most Approved Sentimental Scottish Songs. Baltimore: F. Lucas, jun'r., 1812.

The Aeolian Harp, or Songster's Cabinet, being a Selection of the Most Popular Songs and Recitations... Philadelphia: S. Hart & Son, 1829.

London in Miniature, with Engravings of Its Public Buildings and Antiquities, from drawings by Alfred Mills. New York: Printed and Sold by Samuel Wood & Sons, 1816.

The History of Peter Playful. Albany [N.Y.]: Printed by G.J. Loomis & Co., 1822.

Dew Drops of Wisdom. Canterbury, N.H.: Printed by H.C. Blinn, 1852.

A Friendly Visit to the House of Mourning... Hartford: Published by Henry Benton, 1831.

Dew Drops. New York: Published by the American Tract Society, [ ca. 1833-1846]

Crumbs from the Master's Table, or Select Sentences, Doctrinal, Practical, and Experimental, by W. Mason. New-York: D. Appleton, 1831.

Daily Food for Christians, Being a Promise, and Another Scriptural Portion, for Every Day of the Year, Together with a Verse of a Hymn. First American, from the Eighth London Edition. Boston: Perkins and Marvin, 1830.

A Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church, Principally from the Collection of the Rev. John Wesley... New York: Published by B. Waugh & T. Mason, for the Methodist Episcopal Church, 1832.

Fruits of Philosophy, or the Private Companion of Young Married People, by a Physician [Charles Knowlton]. New-York: [s.n.], 1832.

Famous Men of the United States. Philadelphia: Loomis & Peck, 1847.

Souvenir of the Centennial. Chicago: Rand, McNally & Co., [1876]

Daisy, part I, by Aunt Fanny [Frances Elizabeth Barrow]. Buffalo: Breed & Lent, [ca. 1866]

Daisy, part II, by Aunt Fanny. Buffalo: Breed & Lent, [ca. 1866]

Carl's Visit to the Child Island, by Aunt Laura [Frances Elizabeth Barrow]. Buffalo: Breed, Butler & Co., 1863.

The Silver Medal, by Aunt Laura. Buffalo: Breed, Butler & Co., 1863.

History of the United States of America. Boston: John P. Jewett & Co., 1858.

Bijou Illustrations of the Holy Land. Philadelphia: J. Hamilton, [ca. 1864]

Bible Forget-me-nots, a Daily Text-book of Divine Promises, by the author of Morning and Night Watches. New York: E.P. Dutton & Co., [ca. 1885]

A Pocket History of the Ladies of the White House, and Information about the Executive Mansion... by Olga Stanley. New York: The Woolfall Co., c1898.

The Centennial Book to Take Home. New York: Presented by Orange Judd Co., 1876.

Auto-Biography of Barnum, or the Opening of the Oyster. Danbury, Conn.: [s.n.], 1889.

Demorest's Gem Souvenir. [New York: Demorest, ca. 1870]

Edith and the Tiger. Boston: C.H. Smith, [ca. 1861-1868]

Yankee Doodle. Warren, Pa.: The Piso Company, [ca. 1898]

History of General Edmund Kirby Smith. [New York: Duke Cigarette Co.], c1888. (Short Histories of Great Civil War Generals)

Life of Buffalo Bill. [New York: Duke Cigarette Co., ca. 1889] (Histories of Poor Boys Who Have Become Rich, and Other Famous People)

[Calendar for] 1890. New York: Colgate & Co., 1890.

Pudd'nhead Wilson's Calendar for 1897. [S.l.: s.n., 1897]

Miniature Almanack for the Year of Our Lord 1827... Boston: Richardson & Lord, 1827.

Parker's Miniature Almanac for the year 1830...Boston: Amos B. Parker, 1830.

Miniature almanac for the Year of Our Lord 1836... Boston: Lemuel Gulliver, 1836.

Dr. Hitchcock's Teeth Almanac for the Year 1845. Boston: Saxton, Pierce & Co., 1845.

Hazeltine's Pocket Book Almanac 1882...Warren, Pa.: E.T. Hazeltine, 1882.

Hazeltine's Pocket Book Almanac 1883.

Hazeltine's Pocket Book Almanac for 1896. Warren, Pa.: The Piso Company, 1896.

The Piso Pocket Book Almanac for 1897. Warren, Pa.: The Piso Company, 1897.

Case 9: Twentieth Century Western Europe

Unseren Tapferen Bayern in Treue und Dankbarkeit Gewidmet. [Munich?: s.n. ca. 1916]

Auswahl Aesopischer Fabeln... mit 8 Zeichnungen von F. Rosmäsler jun. [S.l.: s.n.], 1979.

Amicis Librorum: Aussagen über Bücher und Büchmacher, Ausgewählt von Wolfgang Polte und mit Illustrationen Versehen von Werner Klemke. Leipzig: VEB Polygraph, 1974.

An der Wiege des Alphabets, Hans Lülfing. VEB Fachbuchverlag, 1977.

Ausgewählte Gedichte, von Fr. V. Schiller. Leipzig: Schmidt & Günther, 1907.

Hermann und Dorothea, von W. von Goethe. Leipzig: Schmidt & Günther, [ca. 1908]

Faust: der Tragödie Erster Teil, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe. Köln: Buch und Zeit Verlagsgesellschaft, [1969]

In Praise of Virtuous Women. Zuilichem: The Catharijne Press, 1994.

Miniatur Exlibris, Abraham Horodisch. Amsterdam: Verlag der Erasmus Buchhandlung, 1966.

Micrologie: een Vogelvlucht door de geschiedenis van Beeld, Beelddrager en Overdracht, door Rob Leenaers. Amsterdam: U aangeboden door Microfilm Informatie Centrum, 1975.

De Kleine Wijn Souffleur. Amsterdam: Van Lindonk, 1974.

Wittenberger Buchdruckersignets: die Signets der Wittenberger Drucker und Verleger des 16. und 17. Juhrhunderts. Leipzig: VEB Fachbuchverlag, c1983.

Onmogelijke Anaglyphen, Bruno Ernst, Coos den Tonkelaar. Groningen: Uitgeverij Philip Elchers, 1993.

The History of Reynard the Fox (The Tormenting of Tibert), introduced and edited by E. Verzandvoort. Zuilichem: The Catharijne Press, 1991.

Oceanica Classis de Insulis Inventis, [Christopher Columbus]. [Zuilichem: The Catharijne Press], 1991.

Sonnetten, Jean Pierre Rawie. Groningen: Uitgeverij Philip Elchers, 1990.

Faedrelands-sang, A. Oehlenschläger. Utrecht: Jan Janssen, 1988.

Hĺndens Vćrk Hćndernes Tegn, Peter Christensen. Maastricht-Arhus: Jan Janssen, 1991.

Praten (Helen en Handke): met een Nawoord van de Autuer, Remco Ekkers. Groningen: Uitgeverij Philip Elchers, 1991.

Marbled Papers, Eva Clifford Kocq van Breugel. Maastricht: Jan Janssen, 1990.

Tafellandschap: Monologen, Albert Schaalma, met fotowerk van F.M. Hutchison. Groningen: Uitgeverij Philip Elchers, 1991.

Adlai Stevenson's Veto 1949. Amsterdam: Privately Printed, 1971.

Évangile de Notre Seigneur Jesus-Christ selon Saint Matthieu, d'apres la version revue par J.F. Ostervald. Haarlem: Joh. Enschedé en Zonen, 1937.

Den Lille Pige med Svovlstikkerne, H.C. Andersen. Křbenhavn: Harlang & Toksvig, [ca. 1960]

Constitucion Politica de los Estados Unidos Mexicanos: Promulgada el 5 de Febrero de 1917 y que Reforma la de 5 de Febrero de 1857. Mexico: Imp. Franco-Mexicana, 1917.

Caminito del Cielo: contenido Oraciones de la Mańana y de la Noche... Mexico, D.F.: [s.n., ca. 1970]

La Pŕtria, Aribau, edició de Eugčnia Simon. Barcelona: Imprenta La Neotipia, 1921.

La Vida de Santa Eulalia Verge, edició Eugčnia Simon. Barcelona: [Imprenta La Neotipia?], 1922.

Constitucion de la Confederacion Regional Obrera Mexicana 1920-1921. Mexico: [s.n.], 1924.

Périgord. Perigueux [France]: Pierre Fanlac, 1966.

Epigrafes y epigramas de periodicos mexicanos de la Ciudad de Mexico, 1860-1869, Mauricio Charpenel. Mexico: El Jilguero, 1964.

Du Matin au Soir, Lucien Scheler. [Ales]: P A B, 1953.

André Kundig ŕ Genčve

Proverbes Bantous (Afrique de Sud), edités par André Kundig, 1959.

Pensées et Maximes, choisies et éditées par André Kundig, 1959.

Pensées Anglaises, editées par André Kundig, 1962.

Pensées Chinoises, editées par André Kundig, 1959.

Les Songes drolatiques de Pantagruel: 26 figures, Rabelais. [Roma ?: s.n.], 1958 (Tip. Ferraiolo).

Ne Chanter, P.A. Benoit, Jean Hugo. Alčs: [s.n.], 1955.

Kama Soutra: Code Indien de l'Amour. [Lausanne?]: Éditions du Manoir, 1980.

La, P.A. Benoit, Joan Miro. Alčs: [P.A.B.], 1960.

Catéchisme d'une Épicurien, Sénac de Meilhan. [Roma?: s.n., ca. 1958] (Roma: Tipografia Ferraiolo)

Livre d'Or de la Poésie Française. Florence: G. Barbčra, 1900.

Case 10: Twentieth Century Eastern Europe

Miniatur Könyvek Bibliográfiája... Bibliography of Miniature Books 1945-1970. Budapest: Muszaki Konyvkiadó, 1972. (Supplements for 1971-1976 published 1973-1982)

A Korona Elrablása, Egy Magyarországi no KottannerJánosné emlékirata 1439-1440 bol, közzéteszi Mollay Károly. Budapest: Pátria Nyomda, 1975.

Brodarics Históriája a Mohácsi Vészrol. Budapest: Pátria Nyomda, 1972.

Hunyadi János: részlet a Magyarok Krónikájából, Thurócky János. Budapest: Pátria Nyomda, 1982.

Rogerius Tatárjárás. Budapest: Patira Nyomda, 1972.

László Király. Budapest: Pátria Nyomda, 1976.

István Király. Budapest: Patria Nyomda, 1977.

Küküllei János és a Névtelen Minorita Krónikája. Budapest: Patria Nyomda, 1978.

Az Ifjusagi Szovetsegek Feladatai, Zadachi Soiuzov Molodezhi, Lenin. Budapest: Athenaeum Nyomda, 1967.

Lenin O Gosudarstve. Budapest: Izdatel'stvo "Koshut," 1968.

Marxról... Über Marx... O Markse... Marx, Engels és Lenin irasaiból. Budapest: Kossuth 1973.

Magyarok az Olimpiákon 1896-1972. [Budapest]: Sportpropaganda, 1972.

Tanácsok Miniaturkönyv Gyujtoknek. Budapest: Egyetemi Nyomda, 1971.

Amit Még a Miniatur Könyvekrol Tundi Kell, What We Should Know About Miniature Books, Gyula Janka. Budapest: Szépirodalmi Könyvkiadó, 1975.

A Nemzetközi Minikönyv Gyujtés Helyzete és Lehetoségei, The International Miniature Book Collection. Budapest: Egetemi Nyomda, 1972.

Máj: Romantická B"asen, Karla Hynka Máchy. v Trebíci na Morave, 1911.

Pravidla Sazby Typografické, [Karel Dyrynk]. [Prague]: Vydal Spolek Typografia, 1924.

A Szerelmes Levél, Móricz Zsigmond. [Budapest]: Szépirodalmi Könyvkiadó, 1957.

Borsodi Vofélyversek És-Rigmusok. Miskolc: Ifjúsági Nyomda, 1977.

A Könyvgyártás Problémáiról, Jan Tschichold. [Budapest]: Kossuth Nyomdában, 1967.

Magyarország. Budapest: Panoráma, 1975 (Zyrinyi Nyomda).

Szeged, Andruskó Károly. Budapest: Szépirodalmi Könyvkiado, 1973.

Eszter Könyve, Das Buch von Esther, The Book of Esther. Budapest: [s.n.], 1971.

Antifasiszta Plakátok. Budapest: Zyrinyi Nyomda, 1976.

Politikai Plakátok 1945-1948. Budapest: Kossuth Könyvkiadó, [1970]

Internacionálé. [Budapest]: Kossuth Könyvkiadó, [1969]

Némelly Étkek Készítési Módgya. Budapest: Egyetemi Nyomda, 1972.

Könyvnyomtatás Magyarországon 1473-1702. [Budapest]: Kossuth Könyvkiadó, 1973.

Könyvnyomtatás Magyarországon 1703-1900. [Budapest]: Kussuth Könyvkiadó, 1974.

Borsodi Népdalváltozatok. Miskolc: Ifjúsági Nyomda, 1976.

Olimpiai Gyozteseink, Our Olympic Champions, Unsere Olympia Siegers. Budapest: Sportpropaganda, 1974.

Világ Proletárjai Egyesüljetek! Budapest: Kossuth Nyomda, 1967.

Az Török Áfium Ellen Való Orvosság, Zrínyti Miklós. Budapest: Zrínyi Katonai Kiadó, 1976.

Magyarok Cronicaja: Melly Be Foglal M. C. XCVI. Esztendöket, Avagy Christus Születésenek 268-1464. Esztendei Alatt Lett Dolgait a' Magyaroknak ..., Lisznyai K. Pal. [Budapest]: Dabasi Nyomda, [1975]

Ksiaeczka Miniaturowa Czyli Krótki Zbiorek Najpotrzebniejszych Modlitw. [Kraków: s.n., 1910]

Russkii Romans. Moskva: Zhurnal "Poligrafia", 1991.

Voron, The Raven, Edgar Allan Poe. Dubna: Phoenix, 1995.

Bakhchisaraiskii Fontan, A.S. Pushkin. Moskva: Khudozhestvenna´i`a literatura, 1977.

Luceafarul, M. Eminescu. Bucuresti: Editat de H. Fischer-Galati, 1933.

Polska-Nasza Ojczyzna. Warszawa: Wydawnictwa Artystyczne i Filmowe, 1980.

Lirika, Sergei Esenin. Moskva: Khudozhestvenna´i`a Literatura, 1967.

Skazki, A.S. Pushkin, illiustratsii khudozhnika A. Kokorina. Moskva: Khudozhestvenna´i`a Literatura, 1976.

Verse a Epigramy / Karla Havlícka Borovského ; upravil J. Trebický. v Trebíci na Morave: Nakladatel Jindrich Lorenz, 1896 (V Pisku: Knihtisk. J. Hrusky)

Opowiesci Kanterberyjskie: Wybór, Geoffrey Chaucer. Warszawa: Wydawnictwa Artystyczne I Filmowe, 1987.

Stikhi, M. Isakovskii. Moskva: Khudozhestvennaia Literatura, 1976.

Ural'skie Poslovi´t`sy iPpogovorki, [sostavil I. Zai´t`sev]. Chel´i`abinsk: ´I`Uzhno-ural'skoe knizhnoe izd-vo, 1978.

Táncsics Mihály és a Magyarországi Munkásmozgalom. [Budapest?]: Táncsics Könyvkiadó, 1974 (Budapest: Athenaeum Nyomda)

Krest Sv. Vladimíra: Legenda z Ruské Historie, od Karla Havlícka Borovského, upravil J. Trebický. V Trebíci na Morave: Nakladatel Jindrich Lorenz, 1897.

Kodály Zoltán 1882-1967. Budapest: Kossuth Könyvkiadó, 1982.

Budapest. Budapest: Zrinyi Nyomda, 1974.

Budapest 1873-1973. Budapest: Kossuth Könyvkiadó, 1972.

Case 11: The Beginning of the 20th Century in United States Miniatures

Billy Quack. New York: Hodder & Stoughton, [ca. 1912?]

A Dream of Fair Women, by Alfred Tennyson. Philadelphia: Henry Altemus Co., c1906.

The City of New York, by Henry Collins Brown. New York: Old Colony Press, c1915.

Hide-Away-House. New York: Hodder & Stoughton, [ca. 1910?]

Latest Catalog Soda Water Apparatus, American Soda Fountain Company, U.S.A. 72nd ed. Boston, Mass.: American Soda Fountain Company, 1903.

How to Save Money, by Nathaniel C. Fowler, Jr. Abridged edition, arranged, compiled and published by L. Preston Gates. Chicago: L. Preston Gates, c1916.

My Financial Career, and How to Make a Million Dollars, Stephen Leacock. [New York]: Winthrop Press, c1914 (issued in packages of Omar cigarettes).

And the Greatest of These, by Montague Glass. [New York]: The Winthrop Press, c1914.

The Fifty Dollar Bill, by Frank Condon. [New York]: The Winthrop Press, c1914.

Two Tales of Ingratitude, as related by Montague Glass. [New York]: The Winthrop Press, c1914.

The Little Old Woman of X. New York: Hodder & Stoughton, [ca. 1912?]

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Presents Droopy in Growing Pains. [Hollywood]: Loews, Inc., c1949.

Double book, with: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Presents Tom & Jerry in Is My Face Red!

The Little Engine That Could. Chicago: The Bookhouse for Children, c1929.

The Little Brown Duck Shingebiss: a Chippewa Indian Tale from Volume One of My Bookhouse. Chicago: The Bookhouse for Children, c1929.

Little Pictures of Japan. Chicago: The Bookhouse for Children, c1929.

The Mansion House. [New York]: American Tobacco Co., c1939.

King's College. [New York]: American Tobacco Co., c1939.

Rab and His Friends, Dr. John Brown. New York, N.Y.: Parker B. Simmons Co. Inc., [ca. 1910-1915]

Bobbie and Dollie and the Fido Bank, by G.G. Drayton. [New York?: s.n., between 1916 and 1923?]

Our hunting fathers, W. H. Auden. [Cambridge, Mass.: Frederic Prokosch, 1935 (Cambridge, Mass.: Printed by Cambridge University Press)]

Facts About the Candidate, by Byron Andrews, illustrated by A.J. Klapp. Chicago: Published by Sam Stone, 1904.

Stanford University Stadium, California, Aug. 11, 1925. Text of Herbert Hoover's Speech Accepting the Republican Nomination for President of the United States, copied by Hugo Reichner.

Idylls of the King & Other Poems, by Alfred Lord Tennyson. Glasgow: David Bryce & Son; New York: Frederick A. Stokes Co., 1905.

Elegy in a Country Churchyard & Other Poems, by Thomas Gray, with Illustrations. Glasgow: David Bryce and Son; New York: Frederick A. Stokes Co., 1904.

As You Like It, by William Shakespeare. Glasgow: David Bryce and Son; New York: Frederick A. Stokes Co., 1904.

A Pocket History of the Presidents: and Information About the United States, compiled by Thomas Rand. Rev. ed. New York: Lentilhon and Co., c1904.

Napoleon's Book of Fate. Glasgow: David Bryce and Son; New York: Frederick A. Stokes Co., 1905.

A Brief History of a Few Colleges and Universities. [Edinburgh]: Andersons Edinburgh Ltd. .... for Walter Scott, 860 Broadway, New York City, [1930].

Evangeline: a Tale of Acadie, by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, illustrated. Glasgow: David Bryce & Son; New York: Frederick A. Stokes Co., 1908.

The Chunky Book [collected edition of The Tiny Book on Sandwiches, The Tiny Book on Salads, The Tiny Book on the Chafing Dish, and The Tiny Book on Cocktails]. Providence, R.I.: Livermore and Knight, c1905.

Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám, Edward Fitzgerald, with drawings by Edmund J. Sullivan. Jamaica [N.Y.]: Edmund S. Wood, [1943]

The Book of Ruth. New York: The Maverick Press, 1936.

Thomas Bewick's ABC. Preface typesigned W.M.S. [Wilbur Macey Stone]. New York: The Tryptich, 1926.

Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyam of Naishapur, rendered into English verse by Edward Fitzgerald. With an introduction by Nathan Haskell Dole. Cleveland, Ohio: H. Meigs, 1900.

The Rose Garden of Omar Khayyam, founded on the Persian, by Eben Francis Thompson. Worcester, Mass.: Commonwealth Press, 1932.

Printing plate from the 1932 Commonwealth Press. Rose Garden of Omar Khayyam.

Case 12-15: Modern and Contemporary Presses

Peasants of the Vistula: Chapter Ten of Journey of an American, by Albion H. Ross. Milwaukee, Wis.: ABCdarium of C.L. Herbert, 1988, c1957.

Wytham Stream, Claire Lawson-Hall & Muriel Mallows. Oxford: The Alembic Press, 1993.

The Proposal, by Jane Meredith. California: Dorothy Alexandria Press, c1995.

Dragons: a Universal Myth. Austin, Texas: Amistad Press, 1983.

Twelve Flowers: Arranged According to the Month With Which They Are Commanly [sic] Associated. [Fullerton, Calif.]: Produced by Maurice & Deborah Gray at the Tympan Alley Press & by Wm Erik & Carmen Voss at the Ampersand Workshop, 1983.

Men of Alchemy, by D. Ross Anderson. Sacramento, Calif.: Anderson & Books, 1992.

Boeing 80A: a Journal of the First Flight, 10 August 1928, Bertha Boeing. [Fullerton, Calif.]: Angry Mountain Press, 1987.

Random Thoughts and Memories, by Fritz Scholder. Scottsdale Arizona: Arc Press, 1979.

Mark Twain's Nicodemus Dodge. San Diego: The Ash Ranch Press, 1989.

The Stork Shee Rose on Christmas Eve, by Edward VI. Richmond, Virginia: The Attic Press, c1977.

A Midget Book of Mighty Mental Magic, by Jules Lenier, foreword by Thomas M. Blue. Fullerton California: The Baffles Press, 1994 (designed and produced by D'Ambrosio).

Printers on Morris, edited by John J. Walsdorf. Beaverdam, Oregon: Beaverdam Press, 1981.

Saddle up for Alaska! by Craig Zahner. Auburn, Ind.: Big Wheel Press, [1976]

The Miniature World of Norman Forgue, by James Guthrie, Introduction by Ward K. Schori. Skokie, Illinois: The Black Cat Press, 1983.

He Is Nothing But A Boy, Author Unknown. Skokie, Illinois: Black Cat Press, 1980.

A Scandal in Bohemia, by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Skokie, Illinois: The Black Cat Press, 1984.

Inaugural Address of John Fitzgerald Kennedy. Los Angeles: Bela Blau, 1965.

The Ten Commandments. Los Angeles: Bela Blau, 1965.

Life Reeked With Joy, compiled by Anders Henriksson, illustrated by Edmund Venella. Brooklyn: Bodle Books, 1984.

Haiku with Birds, by Paul W Bohne. South San Gabriel: Bookhaven Press, 1967.

Cut Plug Tobacco Tags, [Ken Borger]. Sacramento, Calif.: [Borger Publications], 1992.

Little Red Ridinghood. Winterport, Me.: Borrower's Press, 1976.

Book shops, by L.C.P [Lawrence Clark Powell]. L.A. [Los Angeles]: Roy V. Boswell, 1965.

Miniature Literature, the Stanley Marcus Collection of Miniature Books at Bridwell Library 26 February-27 May 1995, curated by David J. Lawrence. Dallas: Bridwell Library, 1995.

Poems of Life, Emily Dickinson. [Boston, Mass.]: Anne & David Bromer, 1977.

Mishka and the Magic Picture, by Suzanne Smith Pruchnicki. [Manteno, Illinois]: Bronte Press, c1984.

Six Degrees of Separation. [Bloomington, Ind.]: The Brown Trout Press, 1998.

The California Missions, Then and Now, Ernest Marquez & Kenneth E. Pauley, epilogue Msgr. Francis J. Weber. [San Pedro, Calif.]: California Mission Press, 1985.

Seven Nursery Rhymes: Antique Engravings from the McLoughlin Brothers Collection, by Jane Baird. Sausalito [Calif.]: Castle Baird, 1991.

Global Stability, by Gerald R. Ford. Northridge, Calif.: Lord John Press, 1981 (Printed by the Castle Press).

A litter of Picnickers and Other Nouns of Assemblage, by Bruce C. Ogilvie. Vernon Hills, Illinois: Chanticleer Press, [1993]

An address at the Dedication of the Cemetery at Gettysburg by Abraham Lincoln. Los Angeles: W.M. Cheney, For the Lincoln Fellowship of Southern California, 1949.

Autobiography of W.M.C. Downey [Calif.]: Dawson's Book Shop, 1983 (Printed by W.M.C.)

Br. Curtis's Carriage: a Letter to Dea. Button, [by Harvey Curtis] Los Angeles: Peggy Christian, 1972.

Sharing Eve's Apple, by John Keats. [Cambridge, Mass.]: Lisa K. Clark, [1989]

Johnny Appleseed: a Pioneer Hero, by W.D. Haley. New Port Richey, Florida: The Clearview Press, 1994.

Mystery Sans Solution? Portage, Indiana: The Compulsive Printer, 1971.

Newspaper Classics. Vermillion, Ohio: The Private Press of Joseph W. Curran, 1981.

The Great Tungus Catastrophe, by John P. Lathourakis. Pasadena: Grant Dahlstrom, 1974.

A Tailor's Poems, Richard David. Pittsburgh, Penn.: Reese C. David, c1943.

Miniature Books, by Harry Lyman Koopman. Los Angeles: Dawson's Book Shop, 1968 (San Francisco: Grabhorn-Hoyem Press, designed by Bruce Rogers)

Grandeza de Luis Cabrera, Enrique Ramirez y Ramirez. Mexico: Libreria Anticuaria "Mexico en Libros" G.M. Echaniz, 1964, for Dawson's Book Shop.

The Miniature Purple Cow, by Gelett Burgess. Pasadena: Susan Dawson and Karen Dawson, 1966.

Treasure? $ $ $ $ $ $, Esther K. Beamer. Green Valley, Arizona, 1985.

Bats: Myths and Misconceptions, Los Murcielagos: Mitos y Malentenditos, Eileen B. Cummings. San Diego, Calif.: E.C. Press, 1989.

Miniature books, Julian I. Edison. St. Louis: Julian I. Edison, 1970 (Zaltbommel, Holland: Koninklijke Drukkerij Van De Garde)

An Impossible Enchantment, [translated by Andrew Lang], edited by Patricia Joffee. Cambridge, Mass.: Ephemera Designs, 1978.

The Shoemaker & the Elves: from the Collection of the Brothers Grimm. San Francisco: The Evanescent Press, 1975.

Itty Bitty Bit Book. [Bellingham, Washington]: Eve, 1993.

16 Mystery Authors, by C.M. James. Warren, Ohio: Fantome Press, c1981.

A to Z in Filigree, [by Susan Acker]. [San Rafael, Calif.]: Feathered Serpent Press, 1982.

Raven, by Dianne Weiss. Mill Valley, Ca.: Figment Press, 1991.

The Marriage of Murphy & Sam, by Dick Fleming. Caulfield, Mo.: The Flying Coffin, 1981.

River of Stars, by Julie Chen, designed by Ed Hutchins and Julie Chen. [Berkeley, California]: Flying Fish Press, 1994.

The Joys of Collecting Children's Books, by Alla T. Ford. Hong Kong: Ford Press, 1968.

Kwaidan, Jikininki Yuki-Onna, by Lafcadio Hearn. Tustin, Calif.: Garden View Press, 1969.

History of Gates Mills, Ohio, 1805-1976, by Paul A. Meunier. Gates Mills, Ohio: Gates Mills Studio, 1976.

The diary of Phoebe Chaffin Salladay. Portsmouth, Ohio: The Gilguy Press, 1980.

Rabbit Tail: the Giant Rabbit Story in Four Pages, written by Marcia Damrauer with illustrations by Gabby Rouse. [Madison, Wisconsin: The Giza Meryet Press, 1977.

St. John iii. 16 in Some of the Languages and Dialects in Which the British and Foreign Bible Society Has Printed or Circulated the Holy Scriptures. Paisley, Scotland: The Glennifer Press, c1983.

The Stars, Ray Bradbury. Santa Ana, California: Gold Stein Press, 1993.

Three verses from old valentines. Evanston, Ill.: Gray Goose Press, [1991]

In the woods ... St. Paul, Minn.: Greenstone Books, c1969.

The Pig-Tale, by Lewis Carroll, illustrations by Anne Easley. Mill Valley, California: Hanover Fitz Press, c1983.

Poem, by Anne Winthrop. New London, Conn.: Pliny Leroy Harwood, [1937 or 1938]

Collector Care, by Gabrielle Fox Butler & Bruce Gambrell. Lexington, Ky.: Hawke-Fox Press, c1993.

One Dozen Jugs: Twelve Acute Observations on the Ways of Printers, compiled by Roger Hilleary. Monterey: Hilleary & Petko, 1986.

The Whirligig Id, by Frank Irwin. Franklin, N.H.: The Hillside Press, 1961.

Japanese Fairy Tales: Stories and Folklore of Old Japan. Franklin, N.H.: The Hillside Press, 1962.

T. E. Lawrence and Fine Printing, by Philip M. O'Brien. Buffalo, N.Y.: The Hillside Press, 1980.

The Story of the Alphabet: its Evolution and Development, an Essay written by Otto F. Ege, The Cleveland School of Art, With Printer's Flowers Arranged by Richard J. Hoffman. Van Nuys, California: Richard J. Hoffman, 1988.

The Propagation of the Musical Art Assisted & Advanced by the Feline World, by Hugh Morist. Westmoreland [N.H.]: Hurley Books, 1984.

Remembering Casablanca, by Julius J. Epstein. [Los Angeles]: Imprenta Glorias, 1994.

The Highwayman and Other Poems. [Spring Valley, California]: Impressions Press, 1994.

The Tightwad and the Isfahan Columbian, [by James L. Weygand]. Nappanee, Ind.: Press of the Indiana Kid, 1975.

J, by Evelyn Hatcher. Altadena: The Intermittent Press, 1953.

The Wreck of the Southern, Ol' 97, by J. Ed Newman. Edgewater, Florida: The JEN Press, c1986.

Leaf, by Juniper Von Phitzer. [San Francisco]: Juniper Von Phitzer Press, 1994.

The People of the Little Book, Kalman L. Levitan. Palm Beach Gardens, Fla.: Kaycee Press, 1983 (Skokie, Ill.: Black Cat Press)

The Little Match Girl, by Hans Christian Andersen. [United States: Printed at the Private Press of Harry Kikendall, [19--]

The Strawberry Story: a Cherokee Tale. [Spartanburg, S.C.]: Kitemaug Press, 1972.

The Boy Who Drew Cats: a Japanese Tale, translated into English by Lafcadio Hearn. Spartanburg, [S.C.]: Kitemaug Press, 1979 [i.e. 1980]

Books in Print. Spartanburg, S.C.: Kitemaug Press, [1976]

Canticle of the Sun, by St. Francis of Assisi [translation, Rev. Joseph L. Curran]. Sudbury, Mass.: Kurbel Books, 1984

The Story of the Horatio Alger Commemorative Postage Stamp [by Lillian H. Cohen]. Jackson Heights [N.Y.]: L. H. C. Limited, 1983.

Adlai Ewing Stevenson, February 5, 1900 July 14, 1965. Chicago: Privately Printed, 1965 (The Lakeside Press, R.R. Donnelley & Sons)

1918-1923 German Hyperinflation, by Marjorie Palmer. New York: Traders Press, 1967.

The White-Headed Eagle, by Alexander Wilson. E. Wenatchee, Washington: The Robinrun Press, 1972.

Long Long Ago, illustrated by A. Clements & S. Morton. Bristol: Lilliput Press, 1985.

The Little Cookie Book: Thirty-one Favorite Recipes of a Minibibliophile [Ruth E. Adomeit]. Woodstock, Vermont: The Lilliputer Press, 1960.

The Lord of Lackawaxen Creek, by Zane Grey. Salisbury, Ct.: Lime Rock Press, 1981.

The Winding Roads of Ireland, written & illustrated by Jane W. Conneen. Bath, Pa.: The Little Farm Press, c1988.

Spanish Footprints in Kansas, Herschel C. Logan. Santa Ana, Calif.: Log-Anne Press, 1984.

The Convention, by Robert Coover. Northridge, Calif.: Lord John Press, 1982.

Ex libris etchings by Scott FitzGerald. Fullerton, Calif.: Lorson's Books, 1986.

A Little Red Hen for Our Times. New Hartford, Conn.: Marie & Joseph Kascus, 1977.

Mary Peterson's Cup of Tea. Turlock, California: Mauritom Press, 1979.

An unholy Brible Story: Unauthorized Perversion of the Making of the New Oxford Lectern Bible by BR. New York: The Maverick Press, 1936.

Nasty Nancy & Her Cat: a Horrid ABC book, Fridolf Johnson. New York: Mermaid Press, 1962.

Poor Richard in Rebus: Selections from Poor Richard's Almanack by Benjamin Franklin; introduction by J. Michael Lennon. Chicago: Monastery Hill Press, 1982.

Lute & Lyre and Other Musical Instruments of the 6th Century A.D., by Miriam Owen Irwin. Cincinnati, Ohio: Mosaic Press, c1977.

The Merchant of Venice, by Shakespeare. Cincinnati: Mosaic Press, 1982.

The Making of Books, by Dard Hunter. Chillicothe, Ohio: Mountain House Press, 1987.

Water Spirit: a Native Legend, Photography by Jill Timm. Austin, Texas: Mystical Places Press, [1999]

The Concord Fight: an Account by Amos Barrett. The Personal Experiences of the Author Who Participated in the Fight. Concord: Robert D. Navia, 1975.

Midnight Darlings on Broadway, by Wallace Nethery. Los Angeles: Privately Printed, 1987.

Specimens: From Rags to Rushes, Jim Yarnell. 12 Handmade Papers and How They Came To Be. Wichita: The Oak Park Press, 1983.

Journal of My Forty-fifth Ascension, by Jean-Pierre Baptiste Blanchard. Oakham, Mass.: Oakham Bindery, 1976.

A Book of small flies By Rene Harrop, Poul Jorgensen, Eric Leiser, John Merwin, S.A. Neff, Jr., and Ernest Schwiebert; frontispiece by Al Barker. Arlington, Vt.: Isaac Oelgart, 1983.

The Golden Age of American Bookplate Design, by Francis W. Allen. Mattituck, N.Y.: Opuscula Press, c1979.

All Mankind Is Of One Author, by John Donne. Berkeley, California: Peacock Press, 1967.

Lee's Priceless Formulas: Excerpts from Dr. N.T. Oliver's 1895 Book of Valuable Formulas. Bisbee, Arizona: Pequeńo Press, c1995.

The Quartz Crystal History of Perry Township Since the Earliest Creation of Life..., by Walter Hamady. Mt. Horeb, Wisconsin: [Perishable Press], c1979.

Things Our Mothers Said, [by Suzanne Moore and Nancy Leavitt]. [Stillwater, Maine]: Persea Press, 1993.

To a Skylark, by Percy B. Shelley. Chicago: Doris V. Welsh, 1952.

John of Asia and the Goat. [Chicago: Doris V. Welsh], 1955.

Follow the Banyan Deer, taken from the Jataka. Chicago: Le Petit Oiseau Press, 1963.

The Way It Was, G.B. Storer. Starkville, Mississippi: The Pinch-Penny Press, 1978.

A la Claire Fontaine. [Tiburon, California]: Piping Rock Press, [1972].

ABC of Insects, by A.R. Mason. Swindon, Wilts.: Pixie Press, c1991.

The Mail Box (A Postal ABC). Milwaukee, Wis.: JoAnna Poehlmann, c1994.

Matryoshka: Russian Nesting Dolls, by Maryline Poole Adams, Volume I-V. Berkeley, California: Poole Press, c1993.

Hesitation. Madison, Wisconsin: Poote Press, 1982.

The Raven, by Edgar Allan Poe. Baltimore: A.C. Wirth, Proof Press, 1966.

Lord Lovel: an Ancient Scottish Ballad. San Rafael, California: The Quail Hill Press, 1982. Barbara J. Raheb (Pennyweight Press)

Russian Fairy Tales... photography by Thomas Raheb, artwork and design by Barbara J. Raheb. Tarzana, Calif.: Pennyweight Press, 1982.

Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam, drawings by Edmund J. Sullivan. Pettigrew, Arkansas]: Burt Randle, ca. 1940.

Rather: a Small Press, Lois Rather. Oakland, California: The Rather Press, 1976.

Erte maquettes. Hyattsville, Md.: Rebecca Press, 1984.

Alphabetarium: wood engraving by Sarah Chamberlain. [Vienna, Va.]: Jo Ann Reisler Ltd., 1982 ([Portland, Or.]: Chamberlain Press)

Last Will and Testament, [Puzant Kevork Thomajan]. New Britain, Conn.: REM Miniatures, 1968.

R E M Acrostics, by Robert E. Massmann. [New Britain, Conn.]: REM Miniatures, 1972.

Master Papermakers: Dard Hunter and Harrison Elliott, by Robert Massmann. New Britain, Conn.: REM Miniatures, 1980.

My Adventures in Minibibliomania, Kathryn I. Rickard. Cobleskill, N.Y.: [the author], 1996.

Overland in '49, by William Gay. Mount Pleasant, Michigan: Rivercrest House, c1981.

Flowers & Plants on United States Postage Stamps, Mirriam B. Lawrence. East Greenwich, R.I.: River's Edge Studio, 1970.

A Beastly ABC, Marian Parry. Cambridge, Mass.: Runcible Press, [1984]

Noel: Christmas Echoes Down the Ages, recaptured by Robert K. Shaw. Worcester, Achille J. St. Onge, 1935.

Wild Apples: History of the Apple Tree, by Henry David Thoreau. Worcester: Achille J. St. Onge, 1956.

Fishing for a Discharge, as told by Colonel Van Buren of the 192nd New York Infantry. [Valparaiso, Ind.]: Sandlin's Books & Bindery, 1993.

Why Collect Miniature Books? Part I. Ingleside, Ill.: The Private Press of Donn W. Sanford, 1992.

The Little Match Girl by Hans Christian Andersen. Denver, Colo.: Sans Souci Press, 1961.

To a Skylark, Percy Bysshe Shelley. Evanston: The Schori Press, 1962.

Mrs. Peckham's Carouse: One Act Play, by George Ade. Evanston: The Schori Press, 1978.

The Blind Men and the Elephant. Niagara Falls, New York: Carol Schwartzott, [1994].

The Bobtail Streetcar, by Terence W. Cassidy. Overland Park, Kan.: Scott Free Press, 1986.

The First Museum of Los Angeles by Doris & Jerome Selmer ; with an etching by Cheryl Barton-Klyver. Arcadia, Calif.: Doris & Jerome Selmer, 1993.

Flame & Thunder: a Myth on the Origin of Fire. [Oneonta, New York]: Serpent and Eagle Press, c1982.

Interfaith in Action, Msgr. Francis J. Weber. San Buenaventura: Junipero Serra Press, 1976.

The Holy Grail, Msgr. Francis J. Weber. San Fernando: Junipero Serra Press, 1990.

Officium Parvum Beate Marie Virginis, scriba Shannon Mitchell, c1985.

[Alphabet], designed and illuminated by E. Helene Sherman. Sudbury, Massachusetts, [197-?]

Quatrains, by Ardis Manly Walker. Kernville, Calif.: Sierra Trails Press, 1971.

Lincoln's Gettysburg Address. New Britain, Conn.: Kenneth C. Kapica, Sign of the Dragon Press, [1965].

Solomon's Song of Songs, calligraphy by Michael Sull, design, binding, executed and published by Jan Sobota. Dallas: Jan Sobota, 1991.

The Wars of the Words, Willard R. Espy, illustrated by Charles C. Hefling, Jr. Dallas: Somesuch Press, 1980.

Ra, the sun god, [by Susan Acker, Diane Weiss, and Carol Cunningham]. [Mill Valley, Calif.]: Splendid Press & Paper Works, c1979.

Moving With the Wind, Daniel von Koschembahr. Lexington, Kentucky: Square-Rigger Press, 1981.

A Rainbow from the Earth. Deluxe limited edition. Twenty-three Hand Made Papers which Include different plant and flower specimens. Alaska, Arizona & California: Karen Stahlecker, 1995.

Dallas in 1873: an invitation to immigrants. Dallas, Tex.: Stone-Inge Books, 1980.

On Cutting Down an Ancient Tree, by Laoiseach Mac an Bhaird, translated by Malachi McCormick. New York: The Stone Street Press, c1989.

Masks, by Carol Cunningham. [Mill Valley, California]: Sunflower Press, c1983.

Small sessions of the inner spirit, Guy R. Beining. Oneonta, N.Y.: Swamp Press, c1980.

Expelled, John Cheever, Foreword: Malcolm Cowley, Afterword: John Updike. [Hollywood, California]: Sylvester & Orphanos, c1987.

Small is Beautiful, Louis W. Bondy, edited with a preface by Msgr. Francis J. Weber. [S.l.]: Miniature Book Society, 1987 (Morro Bay, Calif: Tabula Rasa Press)

The China Clipper NR 14716, by John E. Jones. Solana Beach, California: Talamantez & Wong, 1986.

The Aristocrat, by Maya Angelou. Newton, Iowa: Tamazunchale Press, 1986.

Circus Wagons, text & photographs by Frank J. Thomas. Los Angeles, Calif.: Tenfingers Press, c1972.

The Farmer's Magic, by Peter Thomas, the Illustrations are by Donna Sue Thomas. Santa Cruz: Good Book Press, 1981.

Jeffers at Work, Una Jeffers. Los Angeles: The Tiger Press, 1988.

Hokusai: Old Man Mad About Drawing, Noel Young. Santa Barbara, California: Tree Frog Press, 1973.

Gardens, fairies and lore, by Sandra Grace. [San Diego, Calif.]: Twin Heart Press, c1993.

French Louie: Hermit of the Adirondacks, by Gerald Kenwell. Amsterdam, N.Y.: Ursus, a private press, 1983.

Roy Bean's Bear, by Jack Crawford. Illustrations by John Mason Jeffrey. San Diego: Valley View Press, c1970.

The Etcht Miniature Monthly Magazine. Sierra Madre, Cal.: Bernhardt Wall, Jan.-Dec. 1948

Once upon a time ... by Frieda Fitzenmeyer; illustrated by Carol J. Blinn. [Easthampton, Mass.]: Warwick Press, 1984.

Poems of Li Po, the Chinese Poet, Done into Vignettes by Frank Ankenbrand Jr. Haddon Heights, N.J.: William Lewis Washburn, 1941.

A Picture Book of Chickens. [Pasadena, California]: Vance Gerry, The Weather Bird Press, 1972.

G. H. Petty and his private press, [by James Lamar Weygand]. Dundee, Mich.: Wee Willie's Workshop, 1962.

Making Large Sheets of Paper in the Chinese Manner, Benjamin Franklin. Frankfort, Kentucky: The Whippoorwill Press, 1979.

A Pressing Problem: being the True Story of the Printer's Devil, text & etching by Corinne Guiney. [Berkeley, California]: Wild Hare Press, c1982.

Ravens & Crows, by Gordon Williams of Chicago. [Chicago?: Gordon Williams], 1966.

Two Letters, Vivien Leigh, with an Appreciation by Charles H. Williamson. Los Angeles: Privately Printed, 1985.

In Good Taste: a Small Garden of Culinary Herbs, [by Robert Baris]. [Shaker Heights, Ohio]: Wind & Harlot, 1988.

Borglum in Texas, by Valentine J. Poska. San Antonio, Tex.: Windcrest Press, 1991.

A Few Poems by Christian Morgenstern. Zollikon, Switzerland: Irene Winterstein, 1967.

Brookgreen Gardens, by James A. Brannock. Spartanburg: Wofford Library Press, 1970.

Heather and Hilary, by Tom Neal. Los Angeles: Worldhouse Pub. Co., 1978.

Ottmar Mergenthaler's marvel, by R.C. Bellas. Baltimore: Xavier Press, 1986.

The Selfish Giant, Oscar Wilde. Ellington, Conn.: Privately printed at the Private Press of a Yankee Ink Dauber, [1962]

The Beagle's Adventure, by Stephen Longfellow. [Portland, Maine]: Printed at the Yellow Kid Press by David Serette, c1968.

Just LA: Memories in Line, by Bob Young. [Phoenix, Arizona: Bob Young, 1985].

Wall Case: Miniature Libraries

The Infant's Cabinet of Various Objects. London: Made and sold by John Marshall, no. 4 Aldermary Church Yard, [ca. 1807?]

Book-Case of Knowledge. London: Printed for J. Wallis ... 1800.

The Cabinet of Lilliput : Stored with Information and Delight. London: Printed for J. Harris ..., 1802.

The Juvenile, or Childs Library. London: Printed and Sold by John Marshall, 1800.

The Child's Latin Library. [London]: Printed and sold by John Marshall, No. 4 Aldermary Churchyard, [between 1800 and 1806]

Bibliotheek in Miniatuur. Te Amsterdam : bij M. Westerman, 1823.

The Infant's Cabinet of the Cries of London. London : Printed and sold by J. Marshall, Fleet Street, [1807?]

Die Kleine Bibliothek für Kinder. Leipzig: im Industrie-Comptoir, [180-?]

Infant's Cabinet of Insects. London: Printed and sold by John Marshall ...,[1801]

Infant's Cabinet of Fishes. London: Printed and sold by John Marshall ..., [1801]

Infant's Cabinet of Birds. London: Printed and sold by John Marshall ..., [1800]

Petite Galerie d'Histoire Naturelle. [S.l.: s.n., ca. 1830] ([Paris]: Imprimerie de Maulde et Renou)

The Infant's Library. London: Printed and sold by John Marshall ... 1821.

A Miniature Historic Library, in 8 Volumes, Illustrated by 383 Elegant Engravings from Designs by Alfred Mills. [London: Published by Darton, Harvey & Co. ..., Jno. Harris ..., [1810-1812]

Wallis's Elegant Present of Natural History. London: Published by John Wallis ... 1801.

Infant's Cabinet of Flowers. London : Printed and sold by John Marshall ..., [1801]

The Infant's Cabinet of Beast[s]. London: Printed and sold by John Marshall ..., [1800]

Pocket Library of Lilliputian Folio Books. London: Reprinted for R. Snagg, 1801

Wall Case: Ruth E. Adomeit

Lectern Bibles

The Holy Bible containing the Old and New Testaments...Glasgow: David Bryce and Son; London: Henry Frowde, [190-?]

The Holy Bible containing the Old and New Testaments...Edinburgh & London: Nimmo, Hay & Mitchell; London: Henry Frowde, [190-?]

[The Ellen Terry Shakespeare] Glasgow: David Bryce and Son; New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company, 1904. 40 volumes.

Barbara Raheb (Pennyweight Press) is the most prolific U.S. publisher of miniature books of the 20th century, and is noted for her artwork within these books. Among her more than five hundred miniature books is the uniformly bound Chronicles of Sherlock Holmes Series.

Mosiac Press is the imprint of Miriam Irwin of Cincinnati, Ohio. The press publishes authors recruited by Irwin, and many of the press's books are bound by her. A gathering of miniature book publishers at her family farm in Trip City, Ohio in 1983 became the first Grand Conclave, or national meeting of the Miniature Book Society. Also in this miniature bookcase are specimens from Carol Wenk's Miniature Book Studio.

The miniature almanacs and annual gift books assembled in this miniature bookcase form in themselves a small library of early 19th century French imprints, including such publishers as L. Janet, Marcilly, E. Jourdan and Le Fuel.

Borrower's Press, operated by Jane Bernier, has issued dollhouse scale miniature books under that imprint from both Maine and Ohio. These books were printed on a hand press, either from type or from photographically reduced plates.

Miniature Dictionaries. Opened is the Lilliput Series' English-Chinese Dictionary. Shanghai: The Commercial Press, Ltd., n.d.

The Plays of Shakespeare in Nine Volumes. London: William Pickering, 1825.

Louis W. Bondy was one of the most important miniature book dealers of the 20th century. His 1981 work, Miniature Books: Their History from the Beginnings to the Present Day is one of the most important reference books in the field.

Kingsport Press

Addresses of Abraham Lincoln. Kingsport, Tenn.: Training Division, Kingsport Press, 1929.

Excerpts from the Autobiography of Calvin Coolidge. Kingsport, Tenn.: Kingsport Press, 1930.

Washington, His Farewell Address. Kingsport, Tenn.: Kingsport Press, 1932.

Miniature Book News is published by Julian I. Edison.

The Miniature Book Collector. Worcester, Mass.: Achille St. Onge. Vol. 1, no. 1-v.2 no. 4 June 1960-March 1962. Edited by Ruth E. Adomeit.

Miniature Dictionaries have been popular throughout the Twentieth century, from the Lilliput-Wörter-Bucher early in this century, to those issued by Langenscheidt recently, and the many variations on miniature Webster's Dictionaries. This representative sample indicates the huge variety of language combinations available.

Clock cases which have retired from their original function have often been modified by collectors, especially collectors of miniatures and miniature books. Ruth Adomeit possessed a number of such cases, usually devoting each to a topic or period in order to organize her collection. The two shown are essentially as they were in her home, the larger containing a variety of 19th and 20th century British and American imprints, the smaller containing a portion of her collection of books from the Press of Ward Schori, and other items.

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