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Pressburger Finger-kalenderl auf das Jahr 1799. inside front cover, t.p; printed in red and black; ladies pocket-calendar;

The inside front cover and first page of a ladies pocket-calendar for the year 1799, printed in Pressburg. This book is one of many miniatures found in the Wing Collection.

Donating to the Collection

The Newberry welcomes donations of items that will extend, strengthen, and complement the library’s collection. Potential donations are reviewed by Newberry staff to determine their appropriateness to the collection and their place within the library’s collecting emphases. If you are considering a gift of materials to the Newberry, please contact our curators or email

Donating to the Book Fair

The Newberry is accepting donations to our annual Book Fair that takes place at the end of July. All proceeds from the sale support the Newberry’s collections, services, and programs. For information on donating books and other items to Book Fair, please consult our Book Fair FAQ. You may also call (312) 255-3581 or email