Reading in miniature

Old King Cole (from

I love these images of miniature books that have gone on display in the National Library of Scotland. The above example is Old King Cole, published in 1985 by the Gleniffer Press in Paisley, which measures only 0.9mm in height. The free exhibition is on until 17 November, showcasing the Scottish companies that specialised in miniature book production.

Robert Burns (from


2 Comments Add yours

  1. Anji Dawson says:

    Whats the point?


    1. I really don’t know…


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