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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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Topics: Conduct of life, genealogy
American Libraries
by Albertano, da Brescia, 13th cent; Bruyant, Jean, 14th cent; Renault, de Louens, 14th cent., tr; Société des bibliophiles françois (Paris, France)
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Title-page in red and black
Topics: bub_upload, Noailles, Antonin-Claude-Dominique-Juste, comte de, 1777-1846, Home economics, Conduct...
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=Bo4GAAAAQAAJ&hl=&source=gbs_api
New York Public Library
by Alcott, Louisa May, 1832-1888; Roberts Brothers (Boston, Mass.) pbl; John Wilson and Son. prt
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My boys -- Tessa's surprises -- Buzz -- The children's joke -- Dandelion -- Madam Cluck and her family -- A curious call -- Tilly's Christmas -- My little gentleman -- Back windows -- Little Marie of Lehon -- My May-day among curious birds and beasts -- Our little newsboy -- Patty's patchwork
Topics: Children's stories, Children -- Conduct of life, Conduct of life
Houghton Mifflin Company Trade Book Archival Collection
by Aldrich, Thomas Bailey, 1836-1907, author; Houghton Mifflin Company, publisher; Riverside Press (Cambridge, Mass.), publisher, printer
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Publishers' advertising matter prior to title; title in red and black; title vignette; copyright statement from title verso; manufacture statement from colophon
Topics: Boys, Conduct of life, Friendship, Practical jokes, Grandfathers, Slaves, Children and death,...
Houghton Mifflin Company Trade Book Archival Collection
by Aldrich, Thomas Bailey, 1836-1907, author; Houghton Mifflin Company, publisher; Riverside Press (Cambridge, Mass.), publisher, printer
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Publishers' advertising matter prior to title; title in red and black; title vignette; copyright statement from title verso; manufacture statement from colophon
Topics: Boys, Conduct of life, Friendship, Practical jokes, Grandfathers, Slaves, Children and death,...
Books to Borrow
by Alexander, Lloyd; Ray, Jane. ill; Carlson, Claudia. bkd; Dutton Children's Books (Firm) pbl
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Includes glossary (p.282-283)
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Topics: Honor, Adventure and adventurers, Animals, Conduct of life, Good and evil, Kings and rulers,...
Brandeis University Libraries
by Alger, Horatio, 1832-1899; Levy, Edward G., donor; Porter & Coates. pbl; Russell & Richardson. egr
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eye 530
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Added series title page and other illustrations engraved by Russell-Richardson
Topics: Children, Conduct of life, Inheritance and succession, Widows, Mothers and sons, Poverty,...
California Digital Library
by Bowker, R. R. (Richard Rogers), 1848-1933; Rogers, Bruce, 1870-1957
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Topic: Conduct of life
American Libraries
by Bowker, R. R. (Richard Rogers), 1848-1933; Rogers, Bruce, 1870-1957, former owner. DLC; Pforzheimer Bruce Rogers Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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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.
Topic: Conduct of life
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=owHfN7aqy7YC&oe=UTF-8
Wellesley College Library
by Bowker, R. R. (Richard Rogers), 1848-1933; Rogers, Bruce, 1870-1957, book designer
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Designed by Bruce Rogers
Topic: Conduct of life
American Libraries
by Bowker, R. R. (Richard Rogers), 1848-1933; Rogers, Bruce, 1870-1957, former owner. DLC; Pforzheimer Bruce Rogers Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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Book digitized by Google from the library of University of California and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topic: Conduct of life
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=1LdHAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
California Digital Library
by Cameron, Mrs. (Lucy Lyttelton), 1781-1858; Radclyffe, William, 1780-1855
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eye 907
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Publisher's quarter red sheep and blue printed paper over boards; advertisement on lower board
Topics: Christian ethics, Conduct of life
Brandeis University Libraries
by Castlemon, Harry, 1842-1915; Orr, Nathaniel. egr; Porter & Coates. pbl; R.W. Carroll & Co. pbl
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eye 449
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Baldwin Library copy 2 binding indicates later printing
Topics: Ranches, Country life, Animals, Uncles, Adventure stories, Children, Conduct of life
Brandeis University Libraries
by Castlemon, Harry, 1842-1915; Porter & Coates. pbl; R.W. Carroll & Co. pbl
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Topics: Adventure and adventurers, Youth, Conduct of life, Boys, Whalers (Persons), Whales, Seafaring life,...
California Digital Library
by Cecil, Charles, Mrs; Beechey, William, Sir, 1753-1839; Corbould, Richard, 1757-1831; Finden, Edward Francis, 1791-1857; Mulready, William, 1786-1863; Rolls, Charles, b. 1800; Ross, William Charles, Sir, 1794-1860; Stanfield, Clarkson, 1793-1867; Wallis, Robert, 1794-1878
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eye 1,594
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Dark gray-green hatch-grain cloth over boards, blocked in gold and blind; all edges gilt
Topics: Children's stories, Conduct of life, Gift books
American Libraries
by Cicero, Marcus Tullius; Rockwood, Frank Ernest, [from old catalog] ed
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Scipio, Africanus, ca. 236-183 B.C, Scipio Aemilianus, P. Cornelius (Publius Cornelius), Africanus...
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=i362SxuJ3pgC&oe=UTF-8
American Libraries
by Cicero, Marcus Tullius; Rockwood, Frank Ernest, [from old catalog] ed
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Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Scipio, Africanus, ca. 236-183 B.C, Scipio Aemilianus, P. Cornelius (Publius Cornelius), Africanus...
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=8n8XAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
American Libraries
by Cicero, Marcus Tullius; Rockwood, Frank Ernest, [from old catalog] ed
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Scipio, Africanus, ca. 236-183 B.C, Scipio Aemilianus, P. Cornelius (Publius Cornelius), Africanus...
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=9fiSpw5X1FgC&oe=UTF-8
Books to Borrow
by Collins, Gary R; Resnik, Hank
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Articles and short stories discuss the physical and emotional changes occurring during adolescence and offer tips on developing self-confidence, making friends, handling parents, keeping healthy, and setting goals
Topics: Youth, Adolescence, Conduct of life, Interpersonal relations
Books to Borrow
by Colman, Hila; Robinson, Charles, 1931-
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A nine-year-old loner discovers through an act of heroism that being true to oneself is in itself heroic
Topic: Conduct of life
Getty Research Institute
by Confucius; Intorcetta, Prospero, 1626-1696; Herdtrich, Chrétien, 1625-1684; Rougemont, François de, 1624-1676; Couplet, Philippe, 1623-1692; Louvemont, François de, b. 1648
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"Parisiis, ex typographia Andreae Cramoisy"--Colophon
Topics: Confucius, Ethics, Conduct of life
Books to Borrow
by Conway, Brian; Raichert, Lance, ill
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eye 67
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"Honesty, sharing, patience, good manners"--Cover
Topics: Conduct of life, Animals, Conduct of life, Behavior, Animals
Books to Borrow
by Covey, Stephen R; Hatch, David K., 1958-; Reader's Digest Association
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favorite 5
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"Reader's Digest."
Topic: Conduct of life
Books to Borrow
by Dobrin, Arthur, 1943-; Rogers, Jacqueline
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A collection of thirteen stories, featuring animal characters and lessons about life
Topics: Children's stories, American, Animals, Conduct of life, Short stories
Brandeis University Libraries
by Dodsley, Robert, 1703-1764; Chesterfield, Philip Dormer Stanhope, Earl of, 1694-1773 Economy of human life; Hill, John, 1714?-1775 Oeconomy of human life; Harding, Sylvester & Edward, bookseller; Rickaby, Thomas, printer
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Authorship of part 1 attributed also to P. D. Stanhope, 4th earl of Chesterfield; or part 2 also to John Hill, M. D
Topics: Hofheimer, Henry and Hannah, Conduct of life
Boston Public Library
by Duarte, King of Portugal, 1391-1438; Roquete, J. I. (José Ignacio), 1801-1870
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MB (R-B) has large paper copy bound in contemporary quarter calf with marbled edges
Topics: Conduct of life, Horsemanship
Source: bplsc
Boston Public Library
by Duarte, King of Portugal, 1391-1438; Roquete, J. I. (José Ignacio), 1801-1870
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eye 4,223
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MB (R-B) has large paper copy bound in contemporary quarter calf with marbled edges
Topics: Conduct of life, Horsemanship
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Felter, John D. egr; Jenkins, Edward O. prt; Robert Carter & Brothers. pbl; Smith & McDougal. str
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Added engraved t.p
Topics: Christian life, Children, Conduct of life, Brothers and sisters, Cousins, Conversion
University of Michigan Books
by Foster, John, 1770-1843; Ryland, J. E. (Jonathan Edwards), 1798-1866. ed
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eye 1,092
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Topic: Conduct of life
Duke University Libraries
by Howard, Timothy Edward, 1837-1916; Roberts, Rebecca V
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pt. I. For young gentlemen, by T. E. Howard.--pt. II. For young ladies, by a lady, (R. V. R.)
Topics: Conduct of life, Etiquette
California Digital Library
by Hubbard, Elbert, 1856-1915; Roycroft Shop, publisher
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eye 423
favorite 2
comment 0
Topics: Business ethics, Conduct of life
Boston Public Library
by Hubbard, Elbert, 1856-1915; Kleist, Herbert, 1902-1986, former owner; Kleist Collection (Boston Public Library) MB (BRL); Roycroft Shop
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eye 772
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Ornamental initials; red head and tail pieces; marginal notes in red
Topics: Work ethic, Conduct of life
Source: bplsc
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Jackson, Gabrielle E. (Gabrielle Emilie), b. 1861; Relyea, C. M. (Charles M.), 1863-1932. ill
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eye 398
favorite 4
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Illustrated front cover and spine
Topics: Children, Conduct of life, Horses, Girls, Children and animals, Human-animal relationships,...
Brandeis University Libraries
by Kipling, Rudyard, 1865-1936; Taber, I. W. (Isaac Walton), 1857-1933; Macmillan & Co. pbl; R. & R. Clark (Firm) prt
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eye 442
favorite 2
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Publisher's advertisements follow text
Topics: Children of the rich, Saltwater fishing, Fishing boats, Teenage boys, Youth, Conduct of life,...
California Digital Library
by La Tour Landry, Geoffroy de, 14th cent; Caxton, William, ca. 1422-1491; Rawlings, Gertrude Burford
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eye 1,203
favorite 2
comment 0
Topics: Women -- Education, Conduct of life
Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) copy: ex libris (inscription): S. Livingston
Topic: Conduct of life
Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) copy: ex libris (inscription): S. Livingston
Topic: Conduct of life
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Mathews, Joanna H. (Joanna Hooe), 1849-1901; Robert Carter & Brothers. pbl; John Wilson and Son. prt; University Press (Cambridge, Mass.) prt
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eye 250
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Publisher's advertisements follow text
Topics: Girls, Conduct of life, Fathers and daughters, Aunts, Cousins, Families, Jealousy, Lockets,...
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Mathews, Joanna H. (Joanna Hooe), 1849-1901; Robert Carter & Brothers. pbl; John Wilson and Son. prt
texts
eye 299
favorite 2
comment 0
Topics: Girls, Dolls, Temper tantrums, Christian life, Children, Conduct of life
Books to Borrow
by McCall Smith, Alexander, 1948-; Rankin, Laura
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eye 93
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In three separate stories, children help adults solve problems related to food, first by saving a restaurant from being shut down, second by untangling a mess in a spaghetti factory, and finally by selling donuts to raise funds for a stolen car
Topics: Children's stories, American, Food, Helping behavior, Conduct of life
Books to Borrow
by McCann, Michelle Roehm, 1968-; Roth, Marci Doane, ill
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Thirty-eight different girls respond to questions on specific issues including siblings, school, homework, parents, divorce, stepfamilies, boys, race, religion, and personal appearance
Topics: Girls, Girls, Girls, Girls, Interpersonal relations, Children's writings, American, Girls, Conduct...
Books to Borrow
by McGuire, Leslie; Rigol, Francesc, ill
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"A golden book, New York
Topics: Conduct of life, Toys, Conduct of life, Toys
Books to Borrow
by Moost, Nele; Rudolph, Annet, ill
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eye 25
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After tricking the other animals out of their favorite things, Raven decides that he would rather have friends
Topics: Animals, Sharing, Conduct of life
Books to Borrow
texts
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comment 0
Topics: Spirit writings, Spiritual life, Conduct of life
The Library of Congress
by Pellico, Silvio, 1789-1854; Roscoe, Thomas, 1791-1871, tr
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eye 350
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Topics: Conduct of life, Young men
Boston Public Library
by R. Clay, Sons, and Taylor. prt; Murray, John; Aesop; James, Thomas, 1809-1863; Tenniel, John, Sir, 1820-1914; Wolf, Joseph, 1820-1899; Whymper, Josiah Wood, 1813-1903
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eye 1,404
favorite 6
comment 0
Topics: Children -- Conduct of life, Conduct of life, Children's stories
Books to Borrow
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Star trek (Television program), Conduct of life, Heroes, Typology (Psychology), Self-actualization...
2 v. ([2], cxx, 272, 271-280, [2] p., [1] leaf of plates; [2], 400 p.) : 21 cm. (8vo)
Topics: Raleigh, Walter, Sir, 1552?-1618, Political science, Conduct of life, Guyana -- Discovery and...
2 v. ([2], cxx, 272, 271-280, [2] p., [1] leaf of plates; [2], 400 p.) : 21 cm. (8vo)
Topics: Raleigh, Walter, Sir, 1552?-1618, Political science, Conduct of life, Guyana -- Discovery and...
Books to Borrow
by Rappaport, Herbert
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 205-209) and index
Topics: Time, Conduct of life, Psychotherapy, Psychotherapy, Time Perception
Books to Borrow
by Rath, Tom, 1975-
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eye 1,076
favorite 15
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Packet inserted on p. [3] of cover contains card with access code to the StrengthsFinder 2.0 assessment, program, and website
Topics: Executive ability, Ability, Performance, Success in business, Conduct of life
Topic: Conduct of life
Books to Borrow
texts
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Topics: Success, Conduct of life, Sex
Books to Borrow
texts
eye 46
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Includes index
Topics: Self-actualization (Psychology), Conduct of life
Topic: Conduct of life
Topic: Conduct of life
Books to Borrow
texts
eye 173
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 235-242)
Topics: Spiritual life, Conduct of life, Self-realization, Millennialism
Books to Borrow
texts
eye 65
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 241-247)
Topics: Spiritual life, Conduct of life, Self-realization, Millennialism
Books to Borrow
by Reece, Gordon
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Longing to hide from the world after the trauma of her parents' divorce and the terrible bullying inflicted on her in school, teenaged Shelley moves with her timid mother to a remote cottage in the English countryside where all goes well, until an intruder invades their reclusive life and nothing is ever the same again
Topics: Assertiveness (Psychology), Mothers and daughters, Conduct of life, Bullying, Crime
Books to Borrow
by Reich, Charles A
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eye 61
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Topics: Reich, Charles A, Conduct of life, Lawyers
Books to Borrow
by Reich, Charles A
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eye 29
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Topics: Reich, Charles A, Conduct of life, Lawyers
The Library of Congress
by Reiche, Friedrich. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 176
favorite 0
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Topic: Conduct of life
Books to Borrow
by Reid, Clyde H
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eye 31
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Topic: Conduct of life
Books to Borrow
by Reinhardt, Dana
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eye 24
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When Anna, Emma, and Mariah concoct a story about why they are late getting home one Friday night, their lie has unimaginable consequences for the girls, their families, and the community
Topics: Honesty, Conduct of life, Interpersonal relations, Honesty, Conduct of life, Interpersonal...
California Digital Library
by Religious Tract Society (Great Britain)
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eye 839
favorite 1
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Inscription dated Christmas, 1870
Topic: Boys -- Conduct of life
California Digital Library
by Religious Tract Society (Great Britain)
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eye 780
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Stitched as issued
Topics: Conduct of life, Children -- Conduct of life, Children -- Religious life
California Digital Library
by Religious Tract Society (Great Britain)
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eye 687
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Color stencilled wrappers and added stiff wrappers
Topics: Christian life, Conduct of life
California Digital Library
texts
eye 578
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Contemporary half morocco gilt, with marbled boards
Topic: Conduct of life
California Digital Library
by Religious Tract Society (Great Britain)
texts
eye 636
favorite 1
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Text printed on yellow paper
Topics: Children -- Conduct of life, Obedience -- Religious aspects Christianity, Sin
California Digital Library
by Religious Tract Society (Great Britain)
texts
eye 971
favorite 0
comment 0
Ex libris Olive Percival
Topics: Conduct of life, Christian life, Tracts
California Digital Library
by Religious Tract Society (Great Britain)
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eye 1,156
favorite 2
comment 0
Spec. Coll. copy 1: Printed blue wrappers with woodcut vignette illustrations. Inscription dated 1838 on verso of upper wrapper. Ex libris May & George Shiers
Topics: Conduct of life, Christian life
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Religious Tract Society (Great Britain) pbl; Knight. prt
texts
eye 279
favorite 3
comment 0
Frontispiece printed in colors
Topics: Children, Conduct of life, Motherless families, Homeless children, Benevolence, Christian life
The Library of Congress
by Remmers, John Henry
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eye 336
favorite 2
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Topic: Conduct of life
Includes bibliographical references
Topic: Conduct of life
California Digital Library
by Renneville, Madame de (Sophie de Senneterre), 1772-1822; M. G
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favorite 3
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Quarter green sheep and hair-vein marbled paper over boards; spine tooled in gold; edges sprinkled in blue
Topics: Orphans, Conduct of life