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The Charlotte M. Smith Collection of Miniature Books

Great Britain – Jones & Company

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Described on this page are copies of miniature books in the Smith Collection published by a press in a country other than the United States.

Jones & Company


Falconer, William. The Shipwreck. London: Jones & Co., University Ed., 1825. 84 pp. 3 11/16″ x 2 1/4″. 8 pages of advertisements. Type, Diamond 4 1/2 pt. Rose crushed silk cover, faded and worn, label on spine. All edges gilded and green end papers. Welsh 2766.

The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope, Esq. in Two Volumes. London: Jones & Company, University Ed., 1825. 283 and 277 pp. 3 3/4″ x 2 1/4″. Each with engraved frontispiece and vignette on title page. Bound in brown leather with gold. Bindings poor. Welsh 5800

The Poetical Remains of Henry Kirke White, of Nottingham. London: Jones & Company, 1824, 2 vol. 167 pp. and 234 pp. 3 11/16″ x 2 3/16″. Late of St. Johns College, Cambridge, with a memoir of the author. Bound in rose leather with gold designs, titles and designs on spines, marbled edges and marbled end papers. Welsh 7117.

The Poetical Works of Robert Burns. 2 vol. London: Jones and Co., 1827. COLOPHON: Vol. I has 199 pp. and vol. 2 has 268 pp. Inscription 1832. Glossary and biographical sketch of Burns. Frontispiece portrait in Vol. I. Marbled end papers. Gold stamped decorations on fronts and spines. Marbled edges. Printed in Glasgow: Andrew and John M. Duncan, printer to the University. Welsh 1539.

Collins. The Poetical Works. London: Jones and Company, 1835. 56 pp., 3 11/16″ x 2 ΒΌ”. Engraved frontispiece signed: J. Rogers. Publishers crushed silk, worn and faded. Printed label on spine. Green end papers.