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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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1922 Rhys, Ernest, 1859-1946
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Topics: English essays, English literature -- History and criticism
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1922 Rhys, Ernest, 1859-1946
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Topics: English essays, English literature -- History and criticism
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1922 Richardson, William Lee, b. 1874; Owen, Jesse M
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"Reference list" at end of each chapter
Topic: Literature -- History and criticism
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1922 Rhys, Ernest, 1859-1946
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Topics: English essays, English literature -- History and criticism
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1922 Rhys, Ernest, 1859-1946
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Topics: English essays, English literature -- History and criticism
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1922 Rhys, Ernest, 1859-1946
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Topics: English essays, English literature -- History and criticism
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1921 Hubbard, Elbert, 1856-1915; Roycroft Shop, publisher
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Topics: Business ethics, Conduct of life
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1921 Rudwin, Maximilian J. (Maximilian Josef), b. 1885
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The devil in a nunnery, by F.O. Mann.--Belphagor; or, The marriage of the devil, by N. Machiavelli.--The devil and Tom Walker, by W. Irving.--From the memoirs of Satan, by W. Hauff.--St. John's eve, by N.V. Gógol; tr. by Isabel F. Hapgood.--The devil's wager, by W.M. Thackeray.--The painter's bargain, by W.M. Thackeray.--Bon-Bon, by E.A. Poe.--The printer's devil, anonymous.--The devil's mother-in-law, by F. Caballero; tr. by J.H. Ingram.--The generous gambler, by C.P. Baudelaire; tr. by A....
Topic: Devil in literature
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Topic: English literature -- 19th century
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1921 Rogerio Sánchez, José, 1876-
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First published under title: Resumen de historia de la lengua y literatura españolas
Topics: Spanish literature, Spanish language
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1921 Reyes, Alfonso, 1889-1959
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Crítica: la novela bodegón. La parodia trágica. El cine literario. Una novelista de nueve años [Daisy Ashford] Sobre la nueva "Fedra". Bradomín y Aviraneta.--Historia menor: La pasión de Serbia. La historia de Rusia. En torno a la epopeya de Jerusalén. El humanismo y el descubrimiento de América. Los primeros descubridores de América (antes de Colón) Los viajes de Juan de la Cosa, descubridor de Venezuela. Panorama de América
Topics: Literature, History
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Bibliography: p. xv-xviii
Topics: English literature, American literature, Books -- Prices, Best books -- English literature, Best...
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Bibliography: p. xv-xviii
Topics: English literature -- Bibliography, American literature -- Bibliography, Best books -- English...
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1921 Moore, Clement Clarke, 1779-1863; Ivins, Florence Wyman, illus; Rudge, William Edwin, 1876-1931; Rogers, Bruce, 1870-1957
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Copy 2 leaves foxed
Topics: Gift books, Christmas -- Juvenile literature, Santa Claus -- Juvenile poetry, Children's poetry,...
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1921 Rice, Edward Peter, 1846-1936
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Topic: Kannada literature
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1920 Ricci, Seymour de, 1881-1942; Schuhmann, Robert
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Topic: French literature -- 18th century
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1920 Republican National Committee (U.S.). Advisory Committee on Policies and Platform
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Topics: Republican National Committee (U.S.). Advisory Committee on Policies and Platform, Campaign...
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1920 Ritchie, John W. (John Woodside), 1871-1943; Caldwell, Joseph Stuart, 1878-
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"References": p. iv
Topics: Physiology, Hygiene -- Juvenile literature
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1920 Rees, Byron Johnson, ed
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Topic: American prose literature
California Digital Library
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Topics: Physiology, Hygiene -- Juvenile literature
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1920 Rascoe, Burton, 1892-1957; O'Sullivan, Vincent, 1872-1940
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Topics: Mencken, H. L. (Henry Louis), 1880-1956, Mencken, H. L. (Henry Louis), 1880-1956, Mencken, H. L....
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1919 Roth, Rudolf von, 1821-1895; Mackichan, D. (Dugald), 1851-1932
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Topics: Yaska, Vedic literature -- History and criticism, Vedic language -- Accents and accentuation
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1918 Rankin, Thomas Ernest
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Bibliography: p. [116]
Topics: American literature -- 20th century History and criticism, Authors, American
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1918 Beaumont, Cyril W. (Cyril William), 1891-1976; Sadleir, Michael, 1888-1957; Rice, Anne Estelle, 1879-1959; Davies, W. H. (William Henry), 1871-1940; De la Mare, Walter, 1873-1956; Aldington, Richard, 1892-1962; Flint, F. S. (Frank Stewart), 1885-; Lawrence, D. H. (David Herbert), 1885-1930; Huxley, Aldous, 1894-1963
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Bibliography: p. 7-11, 86-92, 163-164
Topics: English literature -- 20th century, English literature -- 20th century, Art -- England,...
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1918 Rice, Edward Peter
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Bibliography: p. [91]-92
Topic: Kannada literature
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Topics: Gardens, Nature in literature, English poetry
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Bibliography: I. A list of representative American plays written prior to 1870. II. A list of biographical, historical, critical, and reference works containing information about the plays, playwrights, theaters, and actors of America prior to 1870: p. 144-168
Topics: American drama -- History and criticism, Americans in literature
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1918 Beaumont, Cyril W. (Cyril William), 1891-1976; Sadleir, Michael, 1888-1957; Rice, Anne Estelle; Davies, W. H. (William Henry), 1871-1940; De la Mare, Walter, 1873-1956; Aldington, Richard, 1892-1962; Flint, F. S. (Frank Stewart), 1885-; Lawrence, D. H. (David Herbert), 1885-1930; Huxley, Aldous, 1894-1963
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Bibliography: p. 7-11, 86-92, 163-164
Topics: English literature -- 20th century, English literature -- 20th century Bibliography, Art --...
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1917 Boston Athenaeum; Baxter, Charles Newcomb; Dearborn, James Marshall, 1880-; Rhodes, James Ford, 1848-1927
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Topics: Confederate States of America, American literature -- 1783-1850 Bibliography
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1917 Roberts, C. E. Bechhofer (Carl Eric Bechhofer), 1894-1949
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Topics: Russian literature, English literature
Topics: Democratic National Convention (1864 : Chicago, Ill.), Campaign literature
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1917 Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919
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Topics: Campaign literature, United States -- Politics and government 1913-1921
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1917 Rankin, Thomas Ernest, 1872-1953; Aikin, Wilford Merton, 1882-
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Contains bibliographies
Topic: English literature -- History and criticism
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1916 Republican National Convention (16th : 1916 : Chicago, Ill.); Hart, George L., reporter
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Topic: Campaign literature
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1916 Rogoff, Harry, b. 1882
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Topics: Authors, Yiddish, Yiddish literature -- History and criticism
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1916 Raleigh, Walter Alexander, Sir, 1861-1922
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The origin of romance.--Imitation and forgery
Topics: Romanticism -- England, English literature -- 18th century History and criticism
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1916 Rolt-Wheeler, Francis, b. 1876
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Topic: Paleontology -- Juvenile literature
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1916 Republican Party. National Committee, 1916-1920
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Topic: Campaign literature
The rule of law.--The purpose of literary art.--Types of literature.--Material suitable for literature.--Style.--Verse technique
Topics: Criticism, English literature -- History and criticism
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Topic: Literature -- Collections
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1914 Ritchie, Anne Thackeray, 1837-1919
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A discourse on modern sibyls.--Charles Dickens as I remember him.--A dream of Kensington gardens.--Sainte Jeanne Françoise de Chantal.--Quills from the Swan of Lichfield.--Mrs. John Taylor, of Norwich.--L'art d'être grandpère.--Morland at Freshwater bay.--Alfred Stevens.--Concerning the founding of the "Cornhill magazine."--A meeting in a garden.--Upstairs and downstairs.--In my lady's chamber
Topics: English literature, Great Britain -- Intellectual life
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1914 Russell, George William Erskine, 1853-1919
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The genius of Dickens.--Charles Kingsley.--James Payn.--Matthew Arnold.--Arnold as a poet.--The scholar.--Twelfth night.--The impregnable rock.--The divine library.--Gilbert on the White horse.--Cardinal Newman.--Adelaide Proctor.--Henry Kingsley.--John Inglesant.--Style.--Self-consciousness.--Despoiled phrases.--Culture.--The healer [John Brown]--David Gray--and others.--Books.--Criticism
Topic: English literature
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1913 Roberts, Albert Ernest; Barter, A.
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Bibliographies interspersed
Topics: English language -- Study and teaching, English literature -- Study and teaching
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1913 Rivers, W. C. (Walter Courtenay)
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Topics: Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892, Poets, American -- 19th century, Homosexuality and literature -- United...
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Topic: Campaign literature -- New York (State)
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1913 Birrell, Augustine, 1850-1933; Radford, George Heynes, Sir, 1851-1917
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1st ser. Carlyle. On the alleged obscurity of Mr. Browning's poetry. Truth-hunting. Actors. A rogue's memoirs. The via media. Falstaff [by George Radford] -- 2d. ser. Milton. Pope. Johnson. Burke. The muse of history. Charles Lamb. Emerson. The Office of literature. Worn-out types. Cambridge and the poets. Book-buying
Topics: Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882, English literature -- History and criticism, Literature,...
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1913 Ransome, Arthur, 1884-1967
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Art for life's sake.--Aloysius Bertrand.--Alphonse Daudet.--The retrospection of Francois Coppée.--Friedrich Nietzsche.--Walter Pater.--Rémy de Gourmont.--The poetry of Yone Noguchi.--Kinetic and potential speech
Topic: Literature, Modern -- 19th century History and criticism
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1913 Roy, Camille, 1870-1943
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"Reprinted from Canada and its provinces."
Topic: French-Canadian literature
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1913 Roe, Frederick William, 1874-; Elliott, G. R. (George Roy), 1883-1963
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Topics: English prose literature, English language -- Style
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1913 Ritchie, Anne Thackeray, 1837-1919
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A discourse on modern sibyls.--Charles Dickens as I remember him.--A dream of Kensington gardens.--Sainte Jeanne Françoise de Chantal.--Quills from the Swan of Lichfield.--Mrs. John Taylor, of Norwich.--L'art d'être grandpère.--Morland at Freshwater bay.--Alfred Stevens.--Concerning the founding of the "Cornhill magazine."--A meeting in a garden.--Upstairs and downstairs.--In my lady's chamber
Topics: English literature -- History and criticism, Great Britain -- Intellectual life
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1913 Robertson, John George, 1867-1933
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Topic: German literature -- History and criticism
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1912 Cohen, Henry, 1806-1880; Ricci, Seymour de, 1881-1942
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Topics: Illustrated books, French literature, Erotic literature
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1912 Cohen, Henry, 1806-1880; Ricci, Seymour de, 1881-1942
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Topics: Illustrated books, French literature, Erotic literature
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1912 Rennert, Hugo A. (Hugo Albert), 1858-1927
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Topics: Pastoral poetry, Spanish, Ballads, Spanish -- History and criticism, Spanish literature -- History...
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1912 Rich, Barnabe, 1540?-1617; Luce, Morton, 1849-1943
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Introductory.--The sources of 'Twelfth night.'--The Italian plays.--Bandello and Belleforest.--Minor suggestions.--Apolonius and Silla.--Remaining sources.--Appendix: I. Notes on 'Apolonius and Silla.' II. Dr. Gollancz on 'Malvolio.'
Topics: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616, Literature, Comparative -- Italian and English, Literature,...
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1912 Republican National Committee (U.S.)
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Topic: Campaign literature
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1912 Rogers, Robert William, 1864-1930
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"List of books quoted or mentioned": p. xi-xvi
Topics: Bible, Assyro-Babylonian literature -- Translations into English, English literature --...
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1911 Robertson, John George, 1867-1933
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Topic: German literature -- History and criticism
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1910 Richards, Ellen Henrietta Swallow, 1842-1911
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Topics: Conduct of life, Social problems
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1910 Ricketson, Anna, 1836-1927; Ricketson, Walton, b. 1839
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Topics: Ricketson, Daniel, 1813-1898, American literature -- New England, New Bedford (Mass.)
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1910 Ingoldsby, Thomas, 1788-1845; Rossi, Lucius, ill
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Topic: Children's literature
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1910 Republican Congressional Committee. 1910-1911
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Topic: Campaign literature -- 1910 Republican Party (U.S. : 1854-)
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"Bibliographical index": p. 369-377
Topics: English poetry -- 18th century History and criticism, Nature in literature
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1908 Rickert, Edith, 1871-1938
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Introduction.--Amis and Amiloun.--Sir Amadas.--Athelston.--The tale of Gamelyn.--Roswall and Lillian.--The story of Gray Steel.--Notes
Topics: Romances, English, English literature -- Middle English (Modernized), Illumination of books and...
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1908 Royde-Smith, Naomi
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Topic: English literature -- 20th century
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1908 Richman, Julia, 1855-1912; Wallach, Isabel Richamn, 1858-
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Topic: Political science -- Juvenile literature
Topics: English literature -- History and criticism, American literature -- History and criticism
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1908 Republican National Committee (U.S.)
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Topic: Campaign literature
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1907 Rogers, Frederick, 1846-1915
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Topics: Sin, English literature -- Middle English, 1100-1500 History and criticism, English literature --...
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1907 Johnson, Rossiter, 1840-1931; Ranous, Dora Knowlton, 1859-1916
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Topics: Italian literature, Italian literature, English literature
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1906 Republican Congressional Committee, 1905-1907
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Topic: Campaign literature
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1906 Riedl, Frigyes, 1856-1921; Wright, Charles Theodore Hagberg, Sir, 1862-1940; Ginever, Charles Arthur, tr; Ginever, Ilona (de Gjöry) Mrs. 1868- joint tr
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Bibliography: p. [287]
Topic: Hungarian literature -- History and criticism
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1906 Schön, James Frederick, 1803-1889; Robinson, Charles H. (Charles Henry), 1861-1925
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Topic: Hausa literature
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Topics: Italian literature, English poetry
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1905 Ruskin, John, 1819-1900; Mosher, Thomas Bird, 1852-1923
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Of kings' treasuries.--Of queens' garden
Topics: Social problems, Conduct of life, Books and reading, Women