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American Libraries

The American Libraries collection includes material contributed from across the United States. Institutions range from the Library of Congress to many local public libraries. As a whole, this collection of material brings holdings that cover many facets of American life and scholarship into the public domain. Significant portions of this collection have been generously sponsored by Microsoft, Yahoo!, The Sloan Foundation, and others.


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Books to Borrow
Jan 23, 2020 Nies, Judith, 1941-
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Includes bibliographies and index
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Women, Radicalism, Women social reformers
Books to Borrow
Jan 23, 2020 Frye, Keith, 1935-
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ix, 325 p. 24 cm
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Mineralogy
Books to Borrow
Jan 23, 2020 Webster, Robert; Hinton, Virginia V., ed
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favorite 5
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"Originally published in England by the N. A. G. press, as Practical gemmology."--Foreword
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Topic: Precious stones
Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Library
Jan 23, 2020 Gould, Jay, 1836-1892, former owner. MWiCA; Hoet, Gerard, 1648-1733; Houbraken, Jacobus, 1698-1780; Picart, Bernard, 1673-1733
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"1-2 (280+14 p. for the Old Testament). The Hague, 1728. 160 p. for the New Testament. Frontispiece by B. Picart, dated 1719."--Held notes
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Bible
Source: folio
Getty Research Institute
Jan 23, 2020 Dürer, Albrecht, 1471-1528; Cole, Henry, Sir, 1808-1882
texts
eye 309
favorite 4
comment 1
Head-piece; initials
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Jesus Christ, Jesus Christ
Books to Borrow
Jan 23, 2020 Gibson, Rachel
texts
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The zodiac predicts lust and romance when undercover cop Joe Shanahan gets in over his head, as he beds the sexy New Age devotee he was sent to investigate, leaving him reeling and her seeing stars
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Undercover operations, Police, New Age persons, New Age persons, Police, Undercover operations
Books to Borrow
Jan 22, 2020 King, Stephen, 1947-
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favorite 9
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Reprint. Originally published: New York : Scribner, c1999
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Children of divorced parents, Pitchers (Baseball)
University of Connecticut Libraries
Jan 22, 2020 Puccini, Giacomo, 1858-1924
texts
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favorite 2
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Operas
The Library of Congress
Jan 22, 2020 Hausam, Louis Henry, 1870- [from old catalog]
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5 p.l., [13]-319 p. 16 x 24 cm
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Penmanship
Books to Borrow
Jan 21, 2020 Oermann, Robert K
texts
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comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Country musicians, Country music
Book of Common Prayer
Jan 21, 2020 Church of England; Whitchurch, Edward, -1561, printer; Bagnall, John Nock, 1826-1884, former owner. MB; Willett, Mary, former owner. MB
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comment 1
Year of publication from STC
favoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Prayers
Boston Public Library
Jan 21, 2020 Babcock, Stephen, 1832-1916, comp
texts
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favorite 19
comment 2
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Babcock family, Babcock, James, 1612?-1679
American Libraries
Jan 21, 2020 Ofshe, Richard; Watters, Ethan
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favorite 2
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In the last decade, reports of incest have exploded into the national consciousness. Magazines, talk shows, and mass market paperbacks have all jumped into the fray, as many Americans primarily women have come forward with graphic and true stories of sexual and psychological abuse. Many of these stories, however, have emerged from recovered memory therapy, a process by which the therapist leads the patient to recall longburied memories. Now the Pulitzer Prizewinning social psychologist Richard...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: bub_upload, False memory syndrome, Recovered memory
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=flCfr4CjKP8C&hl=&source=gbs_api
Books to Borrow
Jan 21, 2020 Wilson, Edward O
texts
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Includes bibliographical references and index
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Academic Literacy, Reading Level-Adult
The Medical Heritage Library
Jan 21, 2020 Lilienthal, Samuel, 1815-1891
texts
eye 11,407
favorite 6
comment 3
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topic: Homeopathy
Find My Past PERSI Collection
Jan 20, 2020 Strassburger, Ralph Beaver, 1883- 959; Hinke, William John, 1871-1947
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favorite 24
comment 2
These volumes are on the open shelf
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Pennsylvania Dutch, Germans, Ships
Books to Borrow
Jan 20, 2020 Maya Banks
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favorite 5
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Sexual dominance and submission -- Fiction
Emerson College
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comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Theaters--Massachusetts--Boston, Playbills
Allen County Public Library
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comment 1
39 pages 22 cm
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Nusbaum family
Books to Borrow
Jan 19, 2020 Stover, Matthew Woodring; Lucas, George, 1944-
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"Based on the story and screenplay by George Lucas."
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Life on other planets, Space warfare
Majority World Collection
Jan 18, 2020 Lane-Poole, Stanley, 1854-1931
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comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
American Libraries
texts
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Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
favorite ( 1 reviews )
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=c4s2AAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Books to Borrow
Jan 18, 2020 Connolly, Peter, 1935-; Dodge, Hazel
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favorite 15
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 253) and index
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Stadscultuur, Klassieke oudheid, Alltag, Sachkultur
[2], 20, [2] p. ; 20 cm (4to in 2s)
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Paint -- Early works to 1800
American Libraries
Jan 18, 2020 Harry Collingwood , Chiswick Press , Chiswick Press
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
( 1 reviews )
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=SJMOAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Boston College Library
Jan 17, 2020 Jesuits. Ratio studiorum; Pachtler, G. M. (Georg Michael), 1825-1889; Duhr, Bernhard, 1852-1930; Jesuits. Institutiones scholasticae
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favorite 2
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Jesuits, Education
Books to Borrow
Jan 17, 2020 Berger, Melvin
texts
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Includes index
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Optical instruments, Light sources, Lenses, Lasers, Light, Lenses, Lasers, Optics
Books to Borrow
Jan 17, 2020 Beutner, Katharine
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comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Alcestis, Queen, consort of Admetus, King of Pherae, Mythology, Greek
American Libraries
Jan 16, 2020 Frank Sumner Rice , George Ansel Clement , William Lawrence Clark
texts
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favorite 0
comment 1
Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=MTM9AAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
California Digital Library
Jan 16, 2020
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favorite 317
comment 29
Publisher's chromolithographed pictorial wrappers
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 29 reviews )
Topics: Brothers and sisters, Orphans, Conduct of life, Education
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Jan 16, 2020 Waber, Bernard
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Lyle the crocodile becomes so jealous of Joshua's birthday party and presents that it makes him feel ill, and he ends up in the hospital, where he recovers his good nature by entertaining the children there
favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Birthdays, Birthdays
Books to Borrow
Jan 16, 2020 Augros, Robert M., 1943-; Stanciu, George N., 1937-
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favorite 3
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"Bantam new age books."
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Science, Intellect, Human beings, Cosmology
Books to Borrow
Jan 15, 2020 Chapman, Janet; Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Survival after airplane accidents, shipwrecks, etc, Scots, Women scientists, Time travel
American Libraries
texts
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favorite 12
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
favorite ( 2 reviews )
Topic: Nobility
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=1ysWkXKSrpIC&oe=UTF-8
Allen County Public Library
Jan 15, 2020 Anderson, James, ca. 1680-1739; Perceval, John, Earl, 1683-1748; Whiston, William, 1667-1752, joint comp; Faber, John, 1695?-1756, engr; Toms, William Henry, d. 1750
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favorite 0
comment 1
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Yvery family, Lovell family, Percival family, Gurney family
Books to Borrow
Jan 14, 2020 Chbosky, Stephen
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favorite 16
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Reading Level-Grade 6, Reading Level-Grade 7, Reading Level-Grade 8, Reading Level-Grade 9, Reading...
Books to Borrow
Jan 14, 2020 Kim, Young; Meyer, Stephenie, 1973-
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When seventeen-year-old Bella leaves Phoenix to live with her father in Forks, Washington, she meets an exquisitely handsome boy at school for whom she feels an overwhelming attraction and who she comes to realize is not wholly human
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Children's Books -- Literature -- Science Fiction, Fantasy, Mystery & Horror -- Comics &...
Books to Borrow
Jan 14, 2020 Bowen, C. A. (Cawthon Asbury), 1885-1974
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Invocation sentence / Karl P. Harrington -- Gloria patri / Charles Meineke -- Presentation of alms / Luwig van Beethoven -- Doxology / Thos. Ken ; G. Franc -- Holy, holy, holy / Reginald Heber ; John B. Dykes -- O worship the king / Robert Grant ; Francis Joseph Haydn -- I love thy kingdom, Lord / Timothy Dwight ; Aaron Williams -- Come, thou almighty king / anon. ; Felice De Giardini -- O day of rest and gladness / C. Wordsworth ; L. Mason -- Ancient of days / William C. Doane ; J. Albert...
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Hymns, English, Methodist Church
American Libraries
Jan 14, 2020 Harriet Martineau
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favorite 0
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Book digitized by Google from the library of the New York Public Library and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
favorite ( 1 reviews )
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=T8gjAAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
American Libraries
Jan 14, 2020 Heinrich Müller
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favorite 0
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( 1 reviews )
Topic: bub_upload
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=_-ENAAAAYAAJ&hl=&source=gbs_api
Books to Borrow
Jan 14, 2020 Marion, George, Jr., 1899-1968
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98 p. 19 cm
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Allen County Public Library
Jan 13, 2020 Judson, Marguerite M
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20 pages 24 cm
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Judson, Eli, 1770-1811, Judson, David, 1751-1831, Judson family, Money -- Australia, Money,...
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: New York (State) -- Genealogy, Hudson Valley -- Genealogy, Mohawk River Valley (N.Y.) -- Genealogy,...
The Library of Congress
Jan 13, 2020 Alden publishing company, Chicago. [from old catalog]
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favorite 1
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Getty Research Institute
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favorite 3
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Library's copy has embossed stamp of J.A. Gomes at foot of each page
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Heraldry, Nobility
Gaylord Music Library
Jan 12, 2020 Condon, Elmore R
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favorite 0
comment 1
For violin and piano
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Music, Luhn, Walter, Violin and piano music
California Digital Library
Jan 12, 2020
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favorite 24
comment 1
Osborne Coll.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Children's poetry
Books to Borrow
Jan 12, 2020 Coffman, Elaine
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favorite ( 1 reviews )
Books to Borrow
Jan 11, 2020 Broderick, Suzanne, 1948-
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xii, 159 pages : 24 cm
favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: War films, War and motion pictures, United States, World War, 1939-1945 -- Motion pictures and the...
Books to Borrow
Jan 11, 2020 Millman, Dan
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Sequel to: Way of the peaceful warrior
favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Millman, Dan, Spiritual life
American Libraries
Jan 11, 2020 Bollandists , Bibliothèque royale de Belgique
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Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=P9MZAAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Books to Borrow
Jan 11, 2020 Ellis, Ann; Olsen, Mary-Kate, 1986-; Olsen, Ashley, 1986-
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"Dualstar Publications."
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Sleepovers, Parties, Twins, Sisters, Sleepovers
Fresh start -- New school -- Teachers -- Subject matters -- Friends -- After school
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Girls, Girls
Books to Borrow
Jan 10, 2020 Keegan, John, 1934-
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favorite 6
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Bibliography: p. 282-284
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Naval art and science, Naval art and science, Naval history, Modern, Trafalgar, Battle of, 1805,...
American Libraries
Jan 10, 2020 Magnus Jacob Crusenstolpe
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
( 1 reviews )
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=_oEQAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Allen County Public Library
Jan 10, 2020 Dwnn, Lewys, d. 1616?; Meyrick, Samuel Rush, Sir, 1783-1848, ed; Society for the Publication of Ancient Welsh Manuscripts, Abergavenny
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favorite 7
comment 1
Title vignettes
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Visitations, Heraldic, Heraldry, genealogy
New York Public Library
Jan 9, 2020 Lear, Edward, 1812-1888
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favorite 13
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A book of nonsense -- Nonsense songs, stories, botany, and alphabets -- More nonsense pictures, rhymes, botany, etc. -- Laughable lyrics: a fresh book of nonsense poems, songs, botany, etc
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Nonsense verses, English
Prelinger Library
Jan 9, 2020 United States. Office of Civil Defense
texts
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comment 1
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Civil defense, Radioactive fallout, Radioactivity, Civil Defense, Radiation Protection, Radioactive...
Books to Borrow
texts
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comment 1
Includes bibliographies and indexes
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Stuart family, Genealogy
American Libraries
Jan 7, 2020 L. L. Zamenhof
texts
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favorite 6
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Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
favorite ( 2 reviews )
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=1dmEAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Books to Borrow
Jan 7, 2020 Andreescu, Titu, 1956-
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vi, 234 p. : 24 cm
( 1 reviews )
Topics: U.S.A. Mathematical Olympiad, Mathematics -- Problems, exercises, etc
Books to Borrow
Jan 6, 2020 Pastan, Amy; Smithsonian Institution
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At head of title: Eyewitness
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Presidents' spouses, Women
American Libraries
texts
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favorite 0
comment 1
Book digitized by Google from the library of the New York Public Library and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
( 1 reviews )
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=p1kQAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
The Library of Congress
Jan 6, 2020 Hinchman, Lydia Swain (Mitchell), Mrs., [from old catalog] comp
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favorite 9
comment 2
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Nantucket, Mass. -- Genealogy. [from old catalog], Nantucket, Mass. -- History. [from old catalog]
The Library of Congress
Jan 6, 2020 Neesen, Victor, 1872- [from old catalog]
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comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Cycling. [from old catalog]
Books to Borrow
Jan 5, 2020 London, Jack, 1876-1916
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La llamada de lo salvaje / novela de Jack London -- El lobo y el perro / poema de Marie de France -- Del libro The hidden life of dogs / ensayo de Elizabeth Marshall Thomas -- El lobo le dijo a Francisco / poema de A.G. Rochelle -- El hombre que se sentía caballo / cuento de Julius Lester -- Madre insensible / narración de Sally Carrighar -- El largo duelo / cuento de Robert Murphy
( 1 reviews )
Topics: London, Jack, 1876-1916, Animal welfare, Feral dogs, Pet theft, Sled dogs, Animales, Perros...
Books to Borrow
Jan 5, 2020 Sanders, Lawrence, 1920-1998
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Delaney, Edward X. (Fictitious character), Private investigators
Biodiversity Heritage Library
Jan 5, 2020 Olivier, Ernest, 1844-1914
texts
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Publication suspended 1915-1921, 1940-1943; 1944-1946 issued combined
favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Science, Science
2 v. 27 cm
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Technology -- Dictionaries, English language -- Dictionaries -- Spanish, Spanish language --...
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Jan 5, 2020 Danziger, Nick, 1958-
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Includes index
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Danziger, Nick, 1958-
Cornell University Library
Jan 4, 2020 Scott, David Wardlaw
texts
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The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
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Princeton Theological Seminary Library
Jan 4, 2020 Laurence, Richard, 1760-1838
texts
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comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Illinois State Library
Jan 4, 2020 Quaife, Milo Milton, 1880-1959
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"A guide to the chief points of historical interest within a day's journey of Chicago": p. 217-265
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Roads, Roads
Books to Borrow
Jan 4, 2020 Adler, Judith, 1961-; Coughlin, Paul
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favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Dogs, Dogs, Photography of dogs, Quotations, English
The Library of Congress
Jan 3, 2020 Richards, G. W. (George Washington), 1820-1871
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favoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Halleck, H. W. (Henry Wager), 1815-1872, Pope, John, 1822-1892