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miniature defined.

Lister, Raymond.

miniature defined.

by Lister, Raymond.

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Published by Golden Head Press in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Miniature painting -- History.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsND1337.G7 L52
    The Physical Object
    Pagination20 p.
    Number of Pages20
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5936073M
    LC Control Number65003335
    OCLC/WorldCa1918796

    Update your dollhouse projects with miniature versions of your favorite items in the world--books! Miniature Books feature realistic book shapes with red, green, burgundy, and blue covers with blank pages inside. Place them in your dollhouse's library for a realistic presentation! Details: Length: 5/8" Width: 11/16" Height: 1/8" Scale /5(2). I wasn't expecting a pocket sized book! It's disappointing that it wasn't clearly marked that it's a miniature and abbreviated version of the book I've seen before. The word Miniture Edition are in miniature print and not clearly visible. The book cover is exactly the same as the book cover of the real sized by:

    THE BOOK OF COMMON PRAYER and Administration of the Holy Communion, According to the Use of the Church of England Together with THE PSALTER OR PSALMS OF DAVID, Pointed as they are to be sung or said in Churches but without the Prefaces; Portions of the Calendar Some of the Occasional Services and Articles of Religion. Miniature Book. The Miniature Book Society (MBS) See “What’s New”. Get information about workshops and calls for entries, look here. Check out our Calendar for upcoming events, look here. For information about our annual members meeting, the MBS Grand Conclave, look here. For the young book collector, an Essay Contest. Parents and Teachers and all Book.

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