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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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T.p. printed red and black within an elaborate architectural border. It incorporates a scene at head depicting a ruler with lords temporal and spiritual. Below is another scene depicting scholars, one of them identified as the author. Initials (some historiated)
Topics: Council of Basel (1431-1449), Canon law, Authority
American Libraries
by Boccaccio, Giovanni, 1313-1375; Payne, John, 1842-1916, tr; Flameng, Léopold, 1831-1911, illus
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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.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=XeIrAAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
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Topics: Names, Personal -- French-Canadian, French-Canadians, Names, Personal -- Québec (Province), Names,...
American Libraries
by Terence, Edward St. John Parry, Parry
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Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=-7INAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
The Library of Congress
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Topics: Occultism, Magic, Superstition, Demonology
Boston Public Library
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Reprint of 1886-1890 ed
Topics: Heraldry, Nobility
Three columns to the page
Boston Public Library
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Reprint of 1886-1890 ed
Topics: Heraldry, Nobility
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Calonghi, Ferruccio, 1866-1945; Georges, Karl Ernst, 1806-1895; Rivoire, P., joint author; Cavagna Sangiuliani di Gualdana, Antonio, conte, 1843-1913, former owner. IU-R
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Author's names at head of title: F. Calonghi e P. Rivoire
Topics: Italian language, Latin language
American Libraries
by Maranesi, Ernesto; Papini, Pietro
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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.
Topics: Italian language, Italian language
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=Kac_AAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Boston Public Library
by Palizzolo Gravina, V. (Vicenzo)
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Topics: Heraldry -- Italy Sicily, Nobility -- Italy Sicily
"Liste des ouvrages consultés": t. 1., p. [4]-17
Topics: Nobility -- France, Heraldry -- France, France -- Genealogy
American Libraries
by Terence, Arnoldus Henricus Westerhoff
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=-N8AAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
American Libraries
texts
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=ulIMAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Jesuitica
by Olivier, Augustine, 1836-1889
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Topic: French language
Getty Research Institute
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Topic: Exposition universelle d'Anvers (1894)
American Libraries
by Giustino Colaneri , conte Ferruccio Pasini-Frassoni
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=MTDOhkgojCcC&oe=UTF-8
University of Pittsburgh Library System
by Nugent, Thomas, 1700?-1772; Thormson
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Topics: French language, English language
American Libraries
by Archives départementales de l'Aisne
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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.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=KjorAAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
California Digital Library
by Lévi-Strauss, Claude
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eye 22,026
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Bibliography: p. [361]-380
Topics: Primitive societies, Totemism
"Liste des ouvrages consultés": t. 1., p. [4]-17
Topics: Nobility -- France, Heraldry -- France, France -- Genealogy
American Libraries
by La Roque, Louis de, 1830-1903; Barthélemy, Edouard de, 1830-1888. joint author
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Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topic: Nobility
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=iMUEAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Biodiversity Heritage Library
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Issues for 1858- bound in 2 vols. annually, called: nouvelle période, année 1858, t. 1-
Consists of illustrations with descriptive titles in French
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Topic: Decoration and ornament, Architectural
Getty Research Institute
by Hancarville, Pierre d', 1719-1805; Hancarville, Pierre d', 1719-1805. Veneres et Priapi uti observantur in gemmis antiquis
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By Pierre d'Hancarville, according to Barbier, who gives Naples ca. 1771 as probable place and date for the ed. in French only, rather than French and English. Title of present ed. has been changed from that cited by Barbier (Veneres et Priapi uti observantur in gemmis antiquis), and so is probably later
Topics: Erotic art, Gems, Classical, Art, Greco-Roman
Internet Archive Books
by Enenkel, Arthur, b. 1856
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English and Italian title pages for each section, respectively
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Topics: Italian language, English language
American Libraries
by Giuseppe Boerio
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Book digitized by Google from the library of University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=y6c_AAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of California and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=jMNEAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Topics: French-Canadians -- United States, French Americans, World War, 1914-1918 -- United States, World...
At head of title: Au pays du Mwami Mutara III Charles Rudahigwa
Topic: Tutsi (African people)
Boston Public Library
texts
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Reprint of 1886-1890 ed
Topics: Heraldry, Nobility
American Libraries
by Pianigiani, Ottorino
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topic: Italian language
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=EUoVAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
American Libraries
by Cicero, Marcus Tullius; Rackham, H. (Harris), 1868-1944
texts
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Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Ethics, Good and evil
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=kYaxNzyb92cC&oe=UTF-8
American Libraries
texts
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=kF0OAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
French-Wolof section only, Wolof-French section not published
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Topics: French language, Wolof language, French language, Wolof language
American Libraries
by Higden, Ranulf, d. 1364; Trevisa, John, d. 1402, tr; Caxton, William, ca. 1422-1491 or 2; Malverne, John, d. 1415?; Babington, Churchill, 1821-1889, ed; Lumby, J. Rawson (Joseph Rawson), 1831-1895
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Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: World history, Geography
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=P8eEBiS_jf4C&oe=UTF-8
American Libraries
by Patterson, Austin M. (Austin McDowell), 1876-1956
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Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Chemistry, French language
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=O4Y6AAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
American Libraries
by La Roque, Louis de, 1830-1903; Barthélemy, Edouard de, 1830-1888. joint author
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Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topic: Nobility
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=scUEAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
California Digital Library
by Lévi-Strauss, Claude
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Includes bibliography
Topic: Ethnology
American Libraries
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=61APAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Claire T. Carney Library, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth Collection
by Belanger, Albert A., b. 1874
texts
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Topics: Catholic Church, French Americans, Catholics -- United States, Parishes -- United States
Italian Comedies
by Devoto, Giacomo; Giacomelli, Gabriella
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At head of title: Giacomo Devoto, Gabriella Giacomelli
Topic: Italian language
Getty Research Institute
by Exposition universelle internationale de 1900 (Paris, France)
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The Library of Congress
by Banfi, Giuseppe, 1812-1877; Cherubini, Francesco, 1789-1851
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"Saggio della dialettologia italiana, di Francesco Cherubini, tolto dal manoscritto giacente nella Ambrosiana": p. xix-xxvii
Topics: Italian language, Italian language
American Libraries
by Aristotle; Deutsche Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin; Bekker, Immanuel, 1785-1871, ed.; Brandis, Christian August, 1790-1867, ed.; Bonitz, Hermann, 1814-1888
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v. 1-2. Aristoteles Graece ex recognitione Immanuelis Bekkeri. 1831.--v. 3. Aristoteles latine interpretibus variis. 1831.--v. 4. Scholia in Aristotelem. Collegit Christianus Aug. Brandis. 1836.--v. 5. Aristotelis qui ferebantur librorum fragmenta. Scholiorum in Aristotelem supplementum. Index Aristotelicus. 1870
American Libraries
by Aristide Bruant , Léon de. Bercy
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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.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=APkKAAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
University of Michigan Books
by Pitrè, Giuseppe, 1841-1916. ed
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Mode of access: Internet
Topic: Folklore
American Libraries
texts
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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.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=QF0SAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
American Libraries
by Francesco Pasqualino , Michele Pasqualino
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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.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=b_YlAAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
American Libraries
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=LVoMAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
University of Connecticut Libraries
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eye 15,441
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Topic: Haiti -- History
Getty Research Institute
by De Cesare, Raffaele, 1845-1918
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Sloan candidate
Topics: Ferdinand II, King of the Two Sicilies, 1810-1859, Francesco II Borbone, King of the Two Sicilies,...
Getty Research Institute
by Donato d'Eremita
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Author further identified on preliminary page 7 as Fra Donato d'Eremita di Rocca d'Evandro dell'Ordine di San Domenico
Topics: Elixir of life, Distillation, Alchemy, Medicinal plants, Medicine, Workshop recipes
Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=RS8OAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
American Libraries
by Notizie. [from old catalog]
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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.
Topic: Catholic Church
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=deYQAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
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.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=vv63rwQC8UEC&oe=UTF-8
Don Yoder Collection of American Hymnody
Topic: Hymns, French
American Libraries
by Titus Lucretius Carus , Hugh Andrew Johnstone Munro
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=KVGYFAjLMDcC&oe=UTF-8
[6], 33, [1] (blank), 27 (i.e., 26), [25], LXI [i.e., LIX], [2] (1 blank) leaves : 31 cm. (fol.)
Topics: Proportion (Art) -- Early works to 1800, Lettering -- Early works to 1800
University of Ottawa
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"Collection rassemblée ... par M. et Mme. Henri Leblanc."--Pref
Topics: World War, 1914-1918, World War, 1914-1918
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Topic: genealogy
Duke University Libraries
by Apollinaire, Guillaume, 1880-1918
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-Ondes. -Étendards. -Casé d'armons. -Luerus des tirs. -Obus couleur de lune. -La tête étoilée
Topic: World War, 1914-1918
Getty Research Institute
by Fludd, Robert, 1574-1637; Bry, Johann Theodor de, 1561-1623?; Merian, Matthaeus, 1593-1650
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Only the 1st Tractatus of t. 1 has general title. The other parts have individual t.p.'s: Tractatus secundus, De natvrae simia seu technica macrocosmi historia. Oppenheimio : Aere Iohan-Theodori de Bry : Typis Hieronymi Galleri, 1618; Tomvs secvndvs De svpernatvrali, naturali, praeternaturali et contranaturali microcosmi historia, in tractatus tres distributa. Oppenhemij : Impensis Iohannis Theodori de Bry : Typis Hieronymi Galleri, 1619; Tomi secvndi, tractatus primi, sectio secunda, De...
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Topics: Cosmology, Arithmetic, Geometry, Music theory, Drawing, Military art and science, Astrology,...
Getty Research Institute
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Consists of illustrations with descriptive titles in French
Topic: Decoration and ornament, Architectural
Ernst Mayr Library, Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology
by Académie royale des sciences, des lettres et des beaux-arts de Belgique; yale de Belgique. Collection in-40; ©moires sur les questions proposées
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Superseded in part by: Mémoires de la Classe des sciences - Académie royale de Belgique. Collection in-80, Mémoires de la Classe des sciences - Académie royale de Belgique. Collection in-40, Mémoires de la Classe des lettres et des sciences morales et politiques et de la Classe des beaux-arts - Académie royale de Belgique. Collection in-80, and: M©moires de la Classe des lettres et des sciences morales et politiques et de la Classe des beaux-arts - Académie royale de Belgique....
Biodiversity Heritage Library
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Includes bibliographical references (pt. 1, p. 132-165) and index
Topic: Birds -- Europe
American Libraries
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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.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=ckVidi1OtPYC&oe=UTF-8
American Libraries
by Meyer, Paul, 1840-1917, ed; Paris, Gaston Bruno Paulin, 1839-1903, ed; Thomas, Antoine, 1857-1935, ed; Roques, Mario, 1875-1961, ed; Société des amis de la Romania
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Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Romance philology, Romaanse talen, Filologie, Romanistiek, Philologie romane
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=WNim9jGto7sC&oe=UTF-8
California Digital Library
by Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892; Bazalgette, León, 1873-1928
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Boston Public Library
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eye 14,136
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Latin and English in parallel columns
Topics: Latin language, Natural history, Picture books for children
Source: bplsc
American Libraries
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=1FoMAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
American Libraries
by Huzard, Jean Baptiste, 1755-1838. [from old catalog]; Leblanc, P., [from old catalog] ed
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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.
Topics: Rare books, Private libraries
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=Xj0RAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
University of Connecticut Libraries
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Babbidge Library copy bound in one vol
Topics: Italian language, Italian language, Italian language
American Libraries
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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.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=4dc2AAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8