Lot 259 of 338:
Five miniature books  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$156
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Five miniature books
Author:
Place:
Various places
Publisher:
Date:
Various dates
Description:

5 miniature volumes. Various sizes and bindings.

A selection of finely presented miniature books.

Includes:

  • John of Asia and the Goat. Frontispiece. 25x20 mm, original blue and yellow cloth-backed boards, paper labels on spine and front cover. First Edition. 1955.
  • Albert Schloss's Bijou Almanac for 1843. Miniature facsimile edition. 38x32 mm. Leather wrappers lettered in gilt. No. 32 of 65 copies. With mailing envelope. London: Dillons, 1969.
  • Bible in Hebrew. 27x19 mm. Red cloth decorated in gilt. [n.d.]
  • Stevenson, Philip.  An ABC of Wild Flowers.  [30] pp. Hand colored illustrations throughout. 25x20 mm.  Hand colored paper over boards. No. 78 of 100 copies. Signed by the printer/publisher at the colophon. [n.p.] Allan of Bristol, [198-?].
  • Adams, Maryline Poole. A Christmas Alphabet. 51x44 mm. Cloth boards, accordion fold, wood-engraved intial letters, hand-colored, copy no. 77 of 100 copies. Poole Press, 1984.
Lot Amendments
Condition:
Varying degrees of light wear; all volumes very good or better, most near fine or better.
 
Item number:
311755
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