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Hope: Our Anchor In The Sea Of Life: A text and hymn for every day in the month.

By: BIBLE TEXTS - MINIATURE BOOK

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London: Ernest Nister / New York: E. P. Dutton & Co., 1362 [No date - c.1906] . 0:

Seller ID: 44867


A very good miniature book in an unusual full leather binding. 8.2cm x 6.6cm x 0.9cm. [80pp.] . Polished brown patterned calf over thin boards. Only slight signs of wear. Gilt title: "Hope", to the front board. All page edges bright gilt. Brown marbled endpapers. Booksellers stamp to verso of the front board: "W. E. Harrison, Bookseller, Ancient House, Ipswich." Every page with coloured and decorated border or a coloured picture. A lovely little book. VG. ** "Ernest Nister (1841–1906) was a publisher and printer of movable books for children and paper ephemera such as g... View more info

The Poetical Works Of Robert Burns; With A Glossary, And A Biographical Sketch Of The Author. In Two Volumes.

By: BURNS, Robert (1759-1796) .

Price: £68.00

Publisher: London : Published By Jones & Company, 3, Acton Place, Kingsland Road, 1827 - 1833 . 0:

Seller ID: 44840


"University Edition." Part of Jones's Diamond Poets. (Smallest Ever Printed.)" Two volume set in matching full leather miniature bindings. 94mm x 57mm x 16mm. Publisher's advertisements precede text of first volume. Vol. 1 has an added illustrated title page (dated 1825) and an engraved portrait of the author. Brown full calf, edges lightly rubbed. Smooth spines with blind stamp bands and black leather title labels ("Burns' Works"). All page edges gilt. Marbled endpapers. Light foxing to portrait and engraved title-page of Vol. I. Otherwise clean English text throughout. V... View more info

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The Holy Bible Containing The Old And New Testaments: Translated Out of the Original Toungues, And With The Former Translations Diligently Compared And Revised. By His Majesty's Special Comand. Appointed To Be Read In Churches. Printed by Authority.

By: CHAINED BIBLE - MINIATURE LECTERN

Price: £240.00

Publisher: Glasgow: David Bryce And Son. London: Henry Frowde. Oxford University Press Warehouse, Amen Corner, 1896 . 0:

Seller ID: 45111


A Miniature facsimile edition. Judged to be one of the smallest complete bibles ever produced. The title bears the words "Printed by Authority"; and on verso is a copy of the licence granted to D. Bryce to publish this edition of 25,000 copies, with the following note:"The Publishers beg to thank the Oxford University Press for enabling them to produce in this tiny form a facsimile of their Nonpareil 16mo Bible, printed upon the very thinnest Oxford India Paper ever made, and Messrs. S. Bagster and Son for the use of twenty-eight illustrations by C. B. Birch, A.R.A." Pp.876. The exact size of... View more info

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Desid: Erasmi Roter: Flores, una cum septem centuriis sapient. dictor; collecti opera D. Simeonis Partlicii. de Spitsbergi. Marcom anni, Phil. et P.L.C,

By: Erasmus, Desiderius -1536 [ Miniature Book ] .

Price: £140.00

Publisher: Amsterod [Amsterdam] :Apud Ioannem Ianssonium, 1640 . 0:

Seller ID: 45730


A very good early full leather binding. 32mo. pp.330. 4.5" x 2.5" x 0.75" [11.5cm x 6.5cm x 1.8cm]. Old brown calf with gilt border. Edges rubbed and carefully strengthened. Smooth spine carefully rebacked, preserving the original spine. Spine with rubbed gilt decoration and early red leather title label: "Flores Erasmi." Red page edges. Inner gilt dentelles (rubbed). Original marbled endpapers. Engraved book plate to verso of the front board for the 'Clarendon' family. Previous inked owner's detail to front free-endpaper and top edge of title-page: "Geo. Williamson juni. Louvain 1851". Engra... View more info

The Complaint, or Night Thoughts By Edward Young, D.D.

By: YOUNG, Edward (1683-1765) .

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London: Printed for Jones & Co., Warwick Square, 1822 . 0:

Seller ID: 44839


Miniature full leather binding. 91mm x 55mm x 12mm. [2ff.]/pp.203 . With engraved portriat frontis and illustrative title-page within single-lined border. Brown full calf with single gilt filet border, with a few light blemishes. Smooth spine with bright gilt decoration and black leather title label: "Young". Marbled endpapers. White endpapers, lightly soiled. Fine engraved portrait frontis (dated; June 14, 1822) by: "R. Cooper Sc." Clear English text throughout. VG. View more info

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The Thumb Bible: Verbum Sempiternum.

By: [ Taylor, John, 1580-1653.] Miniature Bible.

Price: £100.00

Publisher: London: Longman and Co., 1851 0:

Seller ID: 45731


A scarce miniature bible in the original leather binding. 64mo. 2" x 2" x 0.75" [5.4 cm x 5cm x 2cm] . Soiled brown, tooled leather binding ("renaissance style"). Clasp absent. Hinges and top & tail of spine carefully strengthened. Later marbled endpapers. Contains facsimile title-pages of the 3d edition (London, printed for Thomas James, 1693) with titles: Verbum sempiternum; and (New Testament), Salvator mundi. Clean text throughout, ending with the Chiswick, Whitttingham colophon. VG . ** "A reprint from James' edition of c. 1700, '3rd edition with amendments', but no illustrations. A... View more info