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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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Biodiversity Heritage Library
Jun 18, 2019 Ingersoll, Ernest, 1852-1946
texts
eye 29,055
favorite 39
comment 5
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 5 reviews )
Topics: Birds -- Folklore, Birds
Books to Borrow
Jun 18, 2019 Hambly, Barbara
texts
eye 80
favorite 0
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Time travel
American Libraries
Jun 18, 2019 Walker, George, 1803-1879. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 903
favorite 1
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: bub_upload, Chess
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=TcsCAAAAYAAJ&hl=&source=gbs_api
Books to Borrow
Jun 17, 2019 Higashino, Keigo, 1958-; Smith, Alexander O
texts
eye 770
favorite 5
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Fiction
Boston Public Library
Jun 17, 2019 United States. Congress. House. Committee on Un-American Activities
texts
eye 2,250
favorite 0
comment 2
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Passports, Communism -- United States
California Digital Library
Jun 17, 2019
texts
eye 2.1M
favorite 261
comment 29
Publisher's chromolithographed pictorial wrappers
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 29 reviews )
Topics: Brothers and sisters, Orphans, Conduct of life, Education
Books to Borrow
Jun 17, 2019 Stowers, James E; Jonathan, Jack
texts
eye 54
favorite 0
comment 1
Includes index
favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Finance, Personal, Financial security, Saving and investment
Books to Borrow
Jun 17, 2019 Clemence, Ruth
texts
eye 198
favorite 0
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Sex in the workplace, Brothers, Brothers, Sex in the workplace
Books to Borrow
Jun 16, 2019 Kelly, Lois 1955-
texts
eye 46
favorite 3
comment 1
Includes bibliographical references (p. 213-220) and index
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Communication in marketing, Marketing
Books to Borrow
Jun 16, 2019 Roskin, Michael, 1939-
texts
eye 176
favorite 1
comment 1
Includes bibliographical references and index
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Political science, Political science
Books to Borrow
Jun 16, 2019 Williams, Art
texts
eye 137
favorite 3
comment 1
Includes index
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Success in business
Books to Borrow
texts
eye 116
favorite 3
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Reading (Adult education), Reading, Adult learning, Adult education, Education, Conduct of life,...
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
Jun 15, 2019 Moore, Thomas, 1821-1887. ; Ayres, William P.
texts
eye 1,505
favorite 2
comment 1
Monthly. "Conducted by Thomas Moore [and] William P. Ayres."
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Botany--Periodicals, Gardening--Periodicals, Horticulture--Periodicals
Boston College Library
Jun 15, 2019 Elliot, H. M. (Henry Miers), Sir, 1808-1853; Dowson, John, 1820-1881
texts
eye 602
favorite 1
comment 1
Vols. 4-8 title reads: " ... The posthumous papers of the late Sir H. M. Elliot ... edited and continued by Professor John Dowson."
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Getty Research Institute
texts
eye 120
favorite 0
comment 1
Title from cover
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Getty Research Institute
texts
eye 126
favorite 0
comment 2
Title from cover
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
American Libraries
Jun 15, 2019 Kalidasa; Ryder, Arthur W. (Arthur William), 1877-1938 trl
texts
eye 1,526
favorite 1
comment 3
Book digitized by Google from the library of the New York Public Library and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
( 3 reviews )
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=i8QAAAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Books to Borrow
Jun 15, 2019 Adams, A. J., 1950-
texts
eye 101
favorite 2
comment 1
Includes bibliographical references (p. 199)
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Alcoholics Anonymous, Alcoholics, Recovering alcoholics, Twelve-step programs
Books to Borrow
Jun 15, 2019 Jones, Diana Wynne
texts
eye 128
favorite 4
comment 1
A teenage boy learns that his new friend possesses supernatural powers, and as they encounter a series of mysterious people, he discovers his friend's true origins
favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Supernatural
Books to Borrow
Jun 14, 2019 Kinsella, Sophie
texts
eye 118
favorite 1
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Young women, Ghost stories, Treasure troves
Books to Borrow
Jun 14, 2019 Moning, Karen Marie
texts
eye 232
favorite 2
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Americans, Immortalism, Time travel, Fairies, Large type books
Getty Research Institute
Jun 14, 2019 Le Clerc, Sébastien, 1637-1714
texts
eye 12
favorite 2
comment 1
12 prints : platemarks 6.3 x 15.5 cm. or slightly smaller
( 1 reviews )
Topic: Paris (France) -- In art -- Early works to 1800
Books to Borrow
Jun 13, 2019 Andersen, U. S. (Uell Stanley), 1917-1986
texts
eye 283
favorite 7
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: New Thought
The Library of Congress
Jun 13, 2019 [McBoden, Allan] [from old catalog]
texts
eye 111
favorite 3
comment 1
( 1 reviews )
Topic: Jews
Books to Borrow
Jun 13, 2019 Hailey, Arthur
texts
eye 129
favorite 0
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
American Libraries
Jun 13, 2019 Bruto Teloni
texts
eye 933
favorite 0
comment 1
Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of California and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
favoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=KitAAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Books to Borrow
Jun 13, 2019 Doyle, Amanda
texts
eye 310
favorite 0
comment 1
A Harlequin romance
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Bookkeepers
American Libraries
Jun 13, 2019 Paley, William, 1743-1805; Meadley, George Wilson, 1774-1818
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eye 606
favorite 0
comment 1
v. 1. Natural theology.--v. 2. A view of the evidences of Christianity.--v. 3. The principles of moral and political philosophy.--v. 4. Sermons and tracts.--v. 5. Horæ Paulinæ: the young Christian instructed; the clergyman's companion, &c
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: bub_upload, Church of England, Theology
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=dawMAAAAYAAJ&hl=&source=gbs_api
Books to Borrow
Jun 13, 2019 'J', Mr., pseud. van ?
texts
eye 89
favorite 1
comment 1
favorite ( 1 reviews )
Cornell University Library
Jun 13, 2019 Tarver, John Charles, 1854-1926
texts
eye 288
favorite 0
comment 1
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.
( 1 reviews )
Topic: Tiberius, emperor of Rome, 42 B.C.-37 A.D
University of Florida Duplicates
Jun 12, 2019 Frame, Janet
texts
eye 2,470
favorite 4
comment 1
http://uf.catalog.fcla.edu/uf.jsp?st=UF000764319&ix=pm&I=0&V=D&pm=1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Internet Archive ACPL Digitization Center Native American Collection
Jun 12, 2019 Ingersoll, Ernest, 1852-1946
texts
eye 18
favorite 0
comment 1
Narratives of the author's experiences in the field work of the Geological and geographical survey of the territories, in Colorado 1874 and Wyoming 1877
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Geological and geographical survey of the (U.S.)
New York Public Library
texts
eye 4,663
favorite 4
comment 2
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Folk songs, English -- Great Britain, Glees, catches, rounds, etc, School songbooks
California Digital Library
Jun 12, 2019 Murray, James Erskine
texts
eye 518
favorite 1
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Books to Borrow
Jun 11, 2019 Lamb, Wally
texts
eye 159
favorite 0
comment 1
For most of his life Dominick Birdsey has been living in the shadow of his schizophrenic identical twin, Thomas, but when Thomas commits a violent act that affects both their lives, Dominick decides to leave his home and search for his true identity
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Italian Americans, Fathers and sons, Mentally ill, Brothers, Twins, Mentally Ill Persons
California Digital Library
Jun 11, 2019 Hollister, G. H. (Gideon Hiram), 1817-1881
texts
eye 404
favorite 0
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Philip, Sachem of the Wampanoags, d. 1676
School of Theology Boston University
Jun 11, 2019 Vigouroux, F. (Fulcran), 1837-1915; Touzard, M. J; Glaire, J. B. (Jean Baptiste), 1798-1879; Massachusetts Bible Society
texts
eye 4,861
favorite 5
comment 2
Library has fascicle for Ecclesiastes
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Bible, Bible
George Washington University Libraries
Jun 10, 2019 Haldane, James Aylmer Lowthorpe, Sir, 1862-1950.
texts
eye 67
favorite 0
comment 2
Includes index.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Iraq History Revolt, 1920., Shiites Iraq.
Books to Borrow
Jun 10, 2019 Deary, Terry
texts
eye 73
favorite 0
comment 1
Sequel: Flight of the fire thief
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Prometheus (Greek deity), Prometheus (Greek deity), Fantasy
American Libraries
Jun 10, 2019 Hill, Grace Livingston, 1865-1947
texts
eye 454
favorite 2
comment 1
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=j6scAAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Jun 10, 2019
texts
eye 430
favorite 0
comment 1
Title from caption
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Political science, Criticism, Science, Art, Finance
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center
Jun 10, 2019 Shanghai Yuan Dong di li xue hui; Dingle, Edwin John; Fruin, Harold John
texts
eye 981
favorite 0
comment 1
Inset map: Hainan
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Books to Borrow
Jun 9, 2019 Leisure Arts, Inc
texts
eye 58
favorite 0
comment 1
The sights of Christmas -- The sharing of Christmas -- The tastes of Christmas
favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Christmas decorations, Christmas cooking, Handicraft
Books to Borrow
Jun 9, 2019 Howell, Hannah
texts
eye 202
favorite 0
comment 1
"When Lorelei Sundun first finds Sir Argus Wherlocke in her garden, she's never heard of the mysterious Wherlocke clan--or their otherworldly abilities. That changes the moment she watches Argus--the most tantalizing man she's ever seen--disappear before her very eyes. What she's witnessed should be impossible. But so should falling in love with a man she's only just met... Pursued by a madman intent on harnessing the Wherlockes' talents as weapons, Argus meant to seek help from his...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Paranormal fiction, Man-woman relationships, Man-woman relationships, Paranormal fiction
Books to Borrow
Jun 9, 2019 Heyer, Georgette, 1902-1974
texts
eye 370
favorite 2
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Books to Borrow
Jun 9, 2019 Abercrombie, Joe
texts
eye 283
favorite 3
comment 1
The King of the Union lies on his deathbed, the peasants revolt, and the nobles scramble to steal his crown. No one believes that the shadow of war is about to fall across the heart of the Union. Only the First of the Magi can save the world, but there are risks
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
California Digital Library
Jun 9, 2019 Speed, Harold, b. 1873
texts
eye 55,619
favorite 82
comment 3
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topic: Drawing -- Study and teaching
California Digital Library
Jun 8, 2019 Kolson, Hugh
texts
eye 323
favorite 0
comment 1
( 1 reviews )
Books to Borrow
texts
eye 101
favorite 3
comment 1
Story told in strangely beautiful postcards and richly decorated letters that must actually be removed from their envelopes to be read
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Imaginary letters, Toy and movable books, Lettres fictives, Livres-jeux, Lettres fictives, Livres...
Books to Borrow
Jun 8, 2019 Cronin, A. J. (Archibald Joseph), 1896-1981
texts
eye 192
favorite 1
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Coal mines and mining
Books to Borrow
Jun 8, 2019 Amanda Quick
texts
eye 208
favorite 4
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Highlands (Scotland) -- Fiction.
The Addiction Research Foundation Collection, University of Toronto Libraries
Jun 7, 2019 Sanchez-Craig, Martha, 1935-; Addiction Research Foundation of Ontario
texts
eye 40
favorite 1
comment 1
Bibliography: p. 78-81
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Alcoholism counseling, Alcoholism
Books to Borrow
Jun 6, 2019 Dixon, Franklin W
texts
eye 127
favorite 0
comment 1
Joe Hardy is kidnapped by a gang of jewel smugglers as a warning for the Hardy Boys' father to stay away from their operation
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Hardy Boys (Fictitious characters), Detective and mystery stories, Detective and mystery stories,...
Books to Borrow
Jun 6, 2019 Jordan, Penny
texts
eye 396
favorite 0
comment 1
"Original hardcover edition published in 1984 by Mills and Boon Limited"--T.p. verso
favorite ( 1 reviews )
Books to Borrow
Jun 6, 2019 Lindsey, Johanna
texts
eye 410
favorite 2
comment 1
"A Malory novel."
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Malory family (Fictitious characters)
Books to Borrow
Jun 5, 2019 Russell Freedman
texts
eye 67
favorite 0
comment 1
favoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Children -- United States -- Social conditions -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature, Children --...
Books to Borrow
Jun 5, 2019 Faulkner, Nancy
texts
eye 36
favorite 2
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Books to Borrow
Jun 5, 2019 Shannon, David, 1959-
texts
eye 205
favorite 1
comment 1
"First Scholastic paperback printing, September 2001"--T.p. verso
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Behavior, Schools, Human behavior, Schools
Books to Borrow
Jun 5, 2019 Mortimer, Carole
texts
eye 474
favorite 0
comment 1
favoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Hotels
Books to Borrow
Jun 4, 2019 Landrum, Dorothy Palmer, 1919-1996; Hill, C. Thomas (Clarence Thomas), 1919-
texts
eye 113
favorite 4
comment 1
Includes bibliographical references (p. 637-656) and index
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Terrell family, Montgomery family, Clare family, Landrum family, Families of royal descent
The Library of Congress
Jun 4, 2019 Griffith, H. P. (Harrison Patillo), b. 1837; Furman, James C. (James Clement), 1809-1891
texts
eye 2,415
favorite 0
comment 1
Memorial sermon delivered at Mount Zion, April 29th, 1882, by Jas. C. Furman": p. 263-280
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Landrum, John Gill, 1810-1882, Baptists
Books to Borrow
Jun 4, 2019 McCaffrey, Laura Williams
texts
eye 9
favorite 1
comment 1
Alia and her best friend Kay long to join the Keentens, a sisterhood of warrior women, but after a punishment caring for captives, Alia begins to question everything that once was certain in her life
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Sex role, Best friends, Friendship
Biodiversity Heritage Library
Jun 4, 2019 Nash, Leonard Kollender, 1918-
texts
eye 2,295
favorite 0
comment 1
Bibliography: p. 385-399
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Science
State Library of North Carolina
Jun 4, 2019 Pipkin, William Philip
texts
eye 16
favorite 1
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Pipkin, Philip, 1770-1841--Family, Pipkin family, Tennessee--Genealogy
Books to Borrow
Jun 4, 2019 Harold Robbins
texts
eye 237
favorite 0
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: General, Fiction / General, Fiction - General
Books to Borrow
Jun 4, 2019 Stine, R. L
texts
eye 122
favorite 3
comment 1
"An Apple paperback."
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Mysteries, Espionage, & Detective Stories, Interactive Adventure, Horror & Ghost Stories,...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Paris, Isaac, 1761-1790, Paris (N.Y.) -- History
Books to Borrow
Jun 3, 2019 Roussos, Demis, 1946-; Skawinska, Véronique
texts
eye 101
favorite 0
comment 1
favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Roussos, Demis, 1946-, Roussos, Demis, 1946-, Weight loss, Reducing diets
Getty Research Institute
Jun 3, 2019 Martin, Gabriel, 1679-1761
texts
eye 2,671
favorite 0
comment 1
Signatures: ã⁴ A-2H⁴ 2K-3G⁴ a-i⁴ k²
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Lancelot, Antoine, 1675-1740, Private libraries, Rare books
American Libraries
Jun 3, 2019 Gutzeit, W. von
texts
eye 377
favorite 0
comment 1
Mode of access: Internet
( 1 reviews )
Topics: bub_upload, Low German language
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=inUVAAAAYAAJ&hl=&source=gbs_api
19th Century Novels
texts
eye 296
favorite 0
comment 1
The author of "Greymore" = A.B. Church. - With 6 pages of press- notices for works published by Hurst and Blackett
( 1 reviews )
The Library of Congress
Jun 2, 2019 Willard, Emma, 1787-1870
texts
eye 1,074
favorite 2
comment 1
With reproduction of original t.-p.: An address to the public; particularly to the members of the Legislature of New York, proposing a plan for improving female education. By Emma Willard. 2d ed. Middlebury, Printed by J.W. Copeland, 1819
( 1 reviews )
Topic: Women
Books to Borrow
Jun 2, 2019 Mitchell, Susan L. (Susan Lynne), 1942-
texts
eye 41
favorite 1
comment 1
Includes indexes
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Hewitt family
American Libraries
Jun 2, 2019 Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892; Harned, Thomas Biggs, b. 1851, former owner. DLC; Traubel, Horace, 1858-1919, former owner. DLC; Hersholt, Jean, 1886-1956, former owner. DLC; Bucke, Richard Maurice, 1837-1902, former owner. DLC; Gilchrist, Herbert Harlakenden, b. 1857, former owner. DLC; Mosher, Thomas Bird, 1852-1923, former owner. DLC; Forman, H. Buxton (Harry Buxton), 1842-1917, former owner. DLC; Carolyn Wells Houghton Whitman Collection (Library of Congress) DLC; Charles E. Feinberg Collection of Walt Whitman (Library of Congress) DLC
texts
eye 422
favorite 0
comment 1
Book digitized by Google from the library of New York Public Library and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
( 1 reviews )
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=8H8UAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
California Digital Library
Jun 2, 2019 Keeley Institute of Nevada; Keeley Institute of Nevada. (1892) bkp CU-BANC; Keeley, Leslie E., 1842-1900
texts
eye 998
favorite 1
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Alcoholism -- Treatment Nevada, Medicine -- Nevada