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1 edition of Miniature libraries for the young. found in the catalog.

Miniature libraries for the young.

Miniature libraries for the young.

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Published by Private Libraries Association in Pinner .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesPrivate Library.
The Physical Object
Pagination48p. :
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20207987M
ISBN 100900002441

John Marshall's catalogue; References. Alderson, Brian, "Miniature libraries for the young", The Private Library, 3rd series 6. (), 3– Alderson, Brian and de Marez Oyens, Felix, Be merry and wise: origins of children's book publishing in England –, New York: Pierpont Morgan Library, Darton, F. J. : Baptized Novem , London, St Mary .   Sculptor Marc Giai-Miniet creates astounding miniature boxes with beautiful, hypothetical libraries of teeny, tiny books in them. He lives in Trappes, France. These marvellous photos are by Michel.

  Holding no more than about 20 books for old and young, the 10 new Little Free Libraries — miniature lending libraries where anyone can take or leave a book under the honor system — will pop up all over downtown Manhattan on Saturday afternoon, and will stand until Sept. 1.   A few years ago now, Del Prado published a partworks of miniature books titled The Miniature Classics Library, which was sold at news agents throughout the U.K. I liked them because they were so affordable and I could build a large collection very quickly.

Wondering how to build a Little Free Library book-sharing box? Download and use any of the FREE Library plans and blueprints below to get started. Looking for Library installation instructions? Learn how to install a Little Free Library on a wooden post. If playback doesn't begin shortly, try .   According to the Grolier Club’s Miniature Books (the wonderful catalog accompanying their miniature book exhibition), these “bijou” (jewel) almanacs were especially popular in Europe in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, with the small “almanachs minuscules” (tiny almanacs) being especially popular among fashionable young.


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