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image of NASTY NANCY_HER CAT. A Horrid ABC Book. [THE PRINTER'S ORIGINAL FULL UNCUT SHEET_COVERS FOR THIS CHILDREN'S FINE PRESS MINIATURE].

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New York: The Mermaid Press, 1962., 1962.. Fine. - A 4-7/8 inch high by 8 inch wide cream colored sheet upon which is printed all 8 pages of Fridolf Johnson's miniature children's alphabet book. Accompanying the printer's uncut sheet is 2-1/2 inch high by 7-3/8 inch wide cream cover printed in red within a red decorative frame on… Read more
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image of NASTY NANCY_HER CAT. A Horrid ABC Book. [THE PRINTER'S ORIGINAL UNBOUND SHEETS FOR THIS CHILDREN'S FINE PRESS MINIATURE].

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New York: The Mermaid Press, 1962., 1962.. Fine. - Miniature, 2-1/4 inches high by 1-3/4 inches wide. Softcover, 6 unbound leaves including the cream cover wraps titled in red within a decorative red frame and the plain blue variant cover. These 2-1/2 inch high by 3-3/4 inch wide leaves thus comprise the 8 page book with the 2-1/2… Read more
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image of HERMANN UND DOROTHEA. Von W. von Goethe.

HERMANN UND DOROTHEA. Von W. von Goethe.

by Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von.

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Published
1908.
Condition
Very good
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$25.00

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Leipzig: Schmidt & Gunther, 1908., 1908.. Very good. - Miniature, 2 inches high by 1-1/2 inches wide. Red cloth titled in black on the front cover & the spine. Marbled endpapers. The covers are slightly rubbed and soiled. 392 pages. There is foxing along the top edge of the book. Very good. "5.-10. Tausend".
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CONCERNING LINCOLN AND THE DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE

by (Lincoln, Abraham). Basler, Roy P

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
1982.
Condition
Fine
Item Price
$50.00

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Skokie, Illinois: The Black Cat Press, 1982.. 1982.. Fine. - Miniature, 2-9/16" x 2". Full blue paper-covered boards hand-bound by Bela Blau, titled in gilt on the front cover and the spine. 45 pages plus the colophon. Illustrated with vignettes in blue. Fine. <p>Limited edition of 249 copies designed with typography by Norman W. Forgue. Printed on Startmore Text paper… Read more
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Skokie, Illinois: The Black Cat Press, 1980.. 1980.. Fine. - Leather Miniature, 2-11/16" x 2-1/16". Full blue calf hand-bound by Bela Blau, titled in gilt on the spine with a gilt portrait vignette on the front cover. 51 pages plus the colophon. Illustrated with a title page vignette in blue, black & white by Calvin Brazelton. Fine. <p>Limited edition of… Read more
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GREAT AMERICAN SPEECHES: BENJAMIN FRANKLIN, SEPTEMBER 17, 1787

by Franklin, Benjamin

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
1981.
Condition
Fine
Item Price
$50.00

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Salisbury, CT: The Lime Rock Press, 1981.. 1981.. Fine. - Miniature, 1"x1", tan calf lettered in gilt on front cover. vi & 19 pages. Fine. <p>"Regional disputes and contests between big and small states jeopardized the adoption of a national Constitution with enough power to do its job. Benjamin Franklin, by now 82 years old, was the catalyst who brought… Read more
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F.D.R. GETTYSBURG SPEECH. Delivered May 30, 1934 at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania

by Roosevelt, Franklin Delano

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Published
[1967].
Condition
Fine
Item Price
$50.00

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Chicago, Illinois: Black Cat Press, [1967].. [1967].. Fine. - Miniature, 1-1/4"x1". Bound in the studio of Bela Blau in dark blue cloth titled & framed in gilt on the front cover. Marbled endpapers and 18 leaves, including the colophon. Decorations printed in light blue. Fine. <p>"Designed by Norman W. Forgue and printed direct from type by Charles Young at the… Read more
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GREAT AMERICAN SPEECHES: PATRICK HENRY, MARCH 28, 1775

by Henry, Patrick

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
1981.
Condition
Fine
Item Price
$50.00

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Salisbury, CT: The Lime Rock Press, 1981.. 1981.. Fine. - Miniature, 1"x1", tan calf lettered in gilt on front cover. vi & 19 pages. Near fine. <p>"As the American colonies considered what they should do in the face of increased opression from the British crown, a Convention of Delegates in Virginia accelerated the momentum toward independence. One of the propelling… Read more
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