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The Gospel According to Saint Mark = Evangile De Notre Seigneur Jesus-Christ Selon Saint Marc Army and Navy Edition [WWI]

By: American Bible Society

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, American Bible Society: 1918

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 32553

Condition: Very Good+


32mo 4" - 5" tall; 127 pages; Small, pocket sized edition produced for distribution among troops serving in WWI. Facing title pages in both English and French. Text pages in facing page French and English. Bound in flexible tan colored cloth over paper with titles in black; with publisher's saddle stapled binding. Solid neat copy. VG++ View more info

Boeing 80A : a Journal of the First Flight, 10 August 1928: [Miniature Book]

By: Boeing, Bertha and Jane Hiscock Dehn (Foreword)

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Fullerton, CA, Angry Mountain Press: 1987

Edition: First Edition; Limited edtion

Seller ID: 19686

Condition: Fine


Map lining papers; fold-out frontis; Miniature Less than 3" tall; 47 pages; Oblong format miniature book 1 7/8" x 2 3/4" Bound in leather backed blue cloth with titles brightly in silver to cover and spine. Route/map illustrated endpages; fold-out frontis of the 80A. Bright tight and fresh. Issued in an edition of 200 copies, this copy numbered 113 and signed by Hiscock Dehn on the limitation page. A lovely specimen; about Fine View more info

History of the Bible; [Miniature Book]

By: Bolles & Co

Price: $145.00

Publisher: New London, Wm. Bolles & Co: 1850

Seller ID: 19097

Condition: Very Good+


Woodcuts; Miniature Less than 3" tall; 192 pages; Miniature book 5 cm tall. Bound in full polished calf with tooled title and bands to spine. Illustrated with numerous woodcut portraits of Biblical figures. Snugly bound and neat. Just light rub to front spine edge near crown. Splays slightly at front edge. 1850 reissue of this charming miniature first printedin 1831 by W & J Bolles. VG++ View more info

Summer Days

By: Casey, Patricia

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Philomel Books: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16600

ISBN: 0399210350

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Miniature Less than 3" m; Miniature format HC; panoramic, concertina folding book in glossy stock card stock. Mechanical, moveable flaps on pages. In illustrated slipcase. 1st printing. Splendid copy appears unread. In immaculate glossy illustrated slipcase. F/F View more info

The Child's Life of Our Saviour : with Eight Illustrations. [Miniature Book]

By: Fisher

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Fisher & Brothers: 1860

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 19098

Condition: Very Good


Woodcuts; Miniature Less than 3" tall; 192 pages; No date given [1860, presumed] Fisher & Brothers, Philadelphia. Miniature book in publisher's decorative trade binding of red cloth with ornate gilt floral scroll patterns to cover and spine. 7 cm tall by 5 cm wide. Illustrated with woodcuts. Binding snug and contents neat. Gilt at spine dulled but legible. Ornate cover design repeated on rear board in blind. Top edge gilt. Just mild bumping and rub to cloth at edges... View more info

The Child's Own Text Book [Miniature]

By: Hawkins, James E.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, James E. Hawkins: 1885

Seller ID: 19188

Condition: Very Good-


chromolithographs; 64mo 3" - 4½" tall; 88 pages View more info

Flowers of Faith : Culled from the Garden of Truth : a Text and Hymn for Every Day in the Month

By: Nister, Ernest

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London and New York, Ernest Nister and E. P. Dutton: 1906

Seller ID: 19396

Condition: Very Good


Color lithographs; 64mo 3" - 4½" tall; [Circa 1906]. Miniature format book, 9cm tall. Bound in padded gray linen with gilt and green pictorial title design to cover. Spine unlettered, as issued. Illustrated with a number of bright color lithographs; text from Bible verse and poetry is printed with color pictorial border vignettes. Intended as a monthly devotional with 31 daily entries and several additional verses at rear. Mild shelf soiling to cloth externals.... View more info

Herbs and Spices; Miniature Book

By: Raheb, Barbara (Publisher and Illustrator)

Price: $135.00

Publisher: Van Nuys, CA, Barbara Rehab: 1979

Edition: Limited edtion

Seller ID: 21498

Condition: Near Fine


Line illustrations; Miniature Less than 3" tall; 63 pages; Miniature book; 1 by 11/16 inches; 25x18mm. Bound in green faux leather with titles and ruling in gilt to spine; geometric design in gilt to cover board. In an edition of 300 copies, this copy hand numbered 129 on the colophon limitation page. Typeset in 9 point Press Roman Bold. Numerous line drawings of herbs. Trace dulling to gilt on externals NF View more info

Mother Goose: in Story and Rhyme. Miniature Book

By: Raheb, Barbara (Publisher)

Price: $135.00

Publisher: Van Nuys, CA, Barbara Rehab: 1980

Edition: Limited edtion

Seller ID: 21492

Condition: Fine


Miniature Less than 3" tall; 62 pages; Miniature book; 1 by 11/16 inches; 25x18mm. Bound in burgundy faux leather with titles; pictorial vignettes and rules in gilt to spine, borders and vignette in gilt to cover board. In an edition of 300 copies, this copy hand numbered 20 on the colophon limitation page. Typeset in 9 point Press Roman Bold. A fine copy View more info

Hazeltine's Pocket Book Almanac, 1890; Miniature Book

By: Raheb, Barbara (Publisher) and E. T. Hazeltine

Price: $110.00

Publisher: Van Nuys, CA, Barbara Rehab: 1980

Edition: Limited edtion

Seller ID: 21500

Condition: Fine


Line illustrations; Miniature Less than 3" tall; Miniature book; 1 by 11/16 inches; 25x18mm. Bound in maroon faux leather with titles and ruling in gilt to spine and cover board. Presumed in an edition of 300 copies, though this copy lacks colophon or Rehab's printing information. Known to be published by her in 1980, specified as number 183 in Robert C. Bradbury's authoritative bibliography, Twentieth Century United States Miniature Books. Reproduces a 50 mm sized ... View more info

The Twenty Third Psalm

By: Tudor, Tasha

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Worcester, MA, Achille J. St. Onge: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19683

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Miniature Less than 3" tall; Miniature book. Leather bound in dust jacket. A superb example which feels and appears unhandled. Very tightly bound with publisher's green morocco lettered in gilt to cover. All edges gilt. [26] pp. Text and illustration printed on laid paper. Crisp fresh dust jacket has a tiny, superficial spot stain to the front edge of the cover panel. Just lovely. F/F- View more info

California on United States Postage Stamps; [Miniature Book]

By: Weber, [Monsignor] Francis J.

Price: $69.50

Publisher: Worcester, MA, Achille J. St. Onge: 1975

Edition: First Edition; Limited edtion

Seller ID: 19685

Condition: Fine


Miniature Less than 3" tall; 68 pages; Miniature book, 3.35 " tall. Bound in publisher's full blue morocco with title lettering brightly in gilt to cover and spine. Printed by John Enschede En Zonen; bound By Reliure du Centre. Uncancelled 1769-1969 6 cent CA stamp mounted as frontis. Illustrated with reproductions of historical California stamps. Splendid copy is tight fresh and very neat. Limited to 1500 copies. A Fine example View more info

November Boughs

By: Whitman, Walt

Price: $375.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, David McKay: 1888

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 22277

Condition: Near Fine


Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 140 pages; in publisher's dark green cloth boards with beveled edges and title lettering very brightly in gilt to cover and spine. Inscribed to the front fly leaf by Thomas Harned, literary executor of Whitman. " A first edition // [signed] Thomas B. Harned // Literary Executor // of Walt Whitman // to Jennie Patrick." Despite Harned's inscribed assertions this green cloth binding is presumed to be the third issue of the book wi... View more info

The Story of the Happy Prince

By: Wilde, Oscar

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Racine WI, Whitman Publishing Co.: 1934

Seller ID: 22333

Condition: Very Good-


B&W Illustrations; 64mo 3" - 4½" tall; 34 pages; Near miniature sized paperback in color pictorial wraps. Sound and complete with light to moderate rubbing at edges and surfaces. Prior owner name penned to top edge of front cover. This small illustrated edition is uniform in appearance with the several Disney Micckey Mouse books issued by Whitman in the same year. It appears to have likewise been part of a half-box slipcased set. VG- Uncommon View more info