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These tiny books served the practical purpose of being easily concealed or transported, but their diminutive size also engages the imagination beyond their practical purposes.



Little Leather Library 23 Book Collection of Miniature Books by Tennyson, Longfellow, Thoreau, Kipling, Burns, Doyle (Various Classics)

Twenty three green and copper colored miniature books. They appear to be from the 20's as well.Book ends Not Included. 1. The Coming of Arthur - Tennyson 2. Fifty Best Poems of America 3. Lays of Ancient Rome - Macaulay 4. Short Stories - Guy De Maupassan...

From booksnvintage

$175.00


English-French French-English Midget Series Dictionary by Burgess & Bowes Ltd [Editor]

A near fine red cloth bound softcover, completely revised and corrected.25.000 Words with Dialogues, ets. Containing Automobile Terms, Dialogues, Geographical and Christian Names, Photographic Terms, Etc....

From BOOKSTALLblog

€100.00


Mite Series in Tartan

Glasgow: Bryce, David, & Son, 1905. Five miniature volumes. (127); (127); (240); (384); (127)pp. The volumes included are: Golden Thoughts from Great Authors; Witty, Humorous, and Merry Thoughts; Robert Burns' Poems, Chiefly in the Scottish Diale...

From Bromer Booksellers

$2,200.00


Drawing of a seated Dervish with his followers seating in front of him and playing music, signed by Reza-i Abbasi by Safavid Isfahan school of painting by Reza-i Abbasi

1624 Drawing. Good. No Binding. Signed by Illustrator(s). Titled in Persian "Majlis-I yawm-I sa'id ast" (Session of the happy day), signed "Raqm Kamineh Reza-i Abbasi" and dated 1034 AH.,- 1624 AD. Measurments of drawing: 13x11.5 cm (complete page: 23x17 ...

From Archive

$60,000.00


Manuscript Ibadat

1930. (110)pp. This Islamic devotional text is calligraphed in black and red and accented with blue and burnished gold. Illuminated with a hand-colored calligraphic frontispiece illustration in gold, blue, green, and purple ink. One section of the text o...

From Bromer Booksellers

$4,950.00


Portrait of a standing yong female with long hair holding a clip, signed: Raqm i kamineh (R) by Safavid Isfahan school of painting

Painting. Very Good. No Binding. Signed by Illustrator(s). 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Central panel: 17.5x6.5 cm. Leaf: 24.5x16.5 cm. illustrated with animal and floral motifs. The portrait is tiny signed at the mid-right: "Raqm kamineh R.". Ink drawing ...

From Archive

$20,000.00


De La Rue's Improved Condensed Diary and Engagement Book - Finger Shape - 1889 by William Godward (ed.)

De La Rue's Improved Condensed Diary and Engagement Book - Finger Shape - 1889 - Edited by William Godward, London. Black leather binding with embossed gilt design and matching case/sleeve.  Some wear along edges, as seen in photos, binding is tight, pag...

From Rachel Smith Books

$199.00


Red Ammonite. by Essig, Daniel, Graeme Priddle and Melissa Engler

Asheville, North Carolina:: Daniel Essig,, 2016.. One-of-a-kind. Miniature: 2.4 x 2.8 x 1.5"; 13 sections of black paper leaves. Carved and painted maple, handmade paper, ammonite fossil. Exposed Coptic binding with leather strap and pin closure. Da...

From Vamp & Tramp, Booksellers, LLC

$1,500.00


Twilight Arc. by [Crane Designs] Marian Crane

Tempe, Arizona:: Crane Designs,, 2016.. One-of-a-Kind. 1.25 x 3 x 2.75"; 22 cloth pages. Each leaf with recto of turquoise cotton embroidered with text and embellished with scrimshaw mother-of-pearl discs; verso of appliqued gold/green fabric, hand-...

From Vamp & Tramp, Booksellers, LLC

$250.00


Little Orphan Annie by Harold Gray

This is a scarce "Big Little Book" copy of "LITTLE ORPHAN ANNIE" by Harold Gray. Number 708. 1933 1st edition, 2nd printing (with 1928 copyright date and 3-title ad at the back of the book); Whitman Publishing Company; Racine, Wisconsin. Illustrated throu...

From CraigsClassics

$195.00


[ LIVRE MINUSCULE - MINIATURE BOOK 75 x 56 mm ] Mes prisons by Pellico Silvio (1789-1854)

à Paris chez Marpon & Flammarion,1890 (vers sans date),, Volume minuscule (7,5 x 5,6 cm), 228 pages. Illustration d'un frontispice, de gravures en noir dans le texte et hors-texte en noir, ainsi que de culs-de-lampe de Tony Johannot. Reli...

From LES TEMPS MODERNES

€210.00


Miss Tiny. General Dot. [2 miniature books]

Boston: D. Lothrop & Co., Publishers, 1877. Miniature hardcovers. 2 antique miniature hardcover books, tiny storybooks with line drawings, 32 pages, measuring 2""x2-3/8"". Miss Tiny is brown cloth, in Fair condition, disbound but complete. General Dot is...

From Monkey House Books

$100.00


[ LIVRE MINUSCULE - MINIATURE BOOK 65 x 53 mm] The Bible Christian - The contrast between the righteous and wicked by Anonyme

T. C. Johns, Red Lion Court, Fleet Street, London,1838 - 1839, minuscule (6,5 x 5,3 cm), VII + 93 - VI + 63 pages. Reliure de l'époque, portefeuille à rabats plein veau brun, rabat avec titre estampé à froid. +++++++ C...

From LES TEMPS MODERNES

€185.00


FORT UNION IN MINIATURE by [Miniature Book]: Utley, Robert M

[Santa Fe: Stagecoach Press, 1953. Miniature (2.5 x 3cm). Bound in full deer- skin, with hot-stamped title, marbled endsheets. Fine, in plastic box with printed label. First edition. One of an unspecified number of regular copies, in addition to ninety-n...

From William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB

$125.00


LITTLE ORPHAN ANNIE Wee Little Books Box Set by Harold Gray

This is a scarce, complete 6-volume "LITTLE ORPHAN ANNIE" Wee Little Books set by Harold Gray with original storage box. 1934; Whitman Publishing Co.; Racine, Wisconsin. All books are illustrated and in terrific condition. The set contains the following 6...

From CraigsClassics

$250.00


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