8 images. Smallest book in the world, 24 January 1952. "The Rose Garden of Omar Khayyam" (smallest book); "Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam" (2nd smallest book).; Caption slip reads: "Photographer: Sandusky. Date: 1952-01-24. Assignment: Sunday or Monday -- Smallest books in the world. D47, 48, 1, 2, 3, 4: Left: Smallest printed book in the world, 'The Rose Garden of Omar Khayyam'. Right: Second smallest book -- 'Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam'. 5: 3 editions of the same book, all with same text (Rose Garden, etc.). 6: Smallest book in the world on thumbnail of man's hand".