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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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by Basset, René, 1855-1924; Lockhart, J. G. (John Gibson), 1794-1854; Starkweather, Chauncey Clark, 1851-1922; Wilson, Epiphanius, 1845-1916; Mercier, Gustave, 1874-; Rivière, Joseph, 1853-1883; Sonneck, Constantine Louis
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topic: Spanish literature -- Translations into English
California Digital Library
by Baynes, Herbert; Royal Society of Literature (Great Britain)
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Topic: Vedic literature -- History and criticism
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by 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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by 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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by Birrell, Augustine, 1850-1933; Radford, George Heynes, Sir, 1851-1917
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1st ser. Carlye. 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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by 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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by Birrell, Augustine, 1850-1933; Radford, George Heynes, Sir, 1851-1917
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1st ser. Carlye. 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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by Bombay (India : State). Educational Dept; Grant, Alexander, Sir, 1826-1884; Kielhorn, Franz, 1840-1908; Ranade, Mahadev Govind, Rao Bahadur, 1842-1901; Peile, James Braithwaite, Sir, 1833-1906; Krishna Shastri Chiplonkar
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Remarks on the Sanscrit portion of the Catalogue, by F. Kielhorn: p. 12-25; On the Maráthí portion, by M. G. Ránáde: p. 25-35; Printing presses in the Bombay presidency: p. 234-237
Topic: Indic literature
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by 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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by Bouterwek, Friedrich, 1766-1828; Ross, Thomasina
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v. 1. Spanish literature.--v. 2. Portuguese literature
Topics: Spanish literature -- History and criticism, Portuguese literature -- History and criticism
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by Bowker, R. R. (Richard Rogers), 1848-1933; Rogers, Bruce, 1870-1957
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Topic: Conduct of life
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by Boyajian, Zabelle C; Raffi, Aram
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Topics: Armenian poetry, Armenian literature, Armenian literature -- History and criticism
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by Brink, Bernhard Aegidius Konrad ten, 1841-1892; Kennedy, Horace Milton, 1852-1885; Robinson, William Clarke; Brandl, Alois, 1855-1940; Schmitz, L. Dora
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v.1. To Wiclif, tr. by H. M. Kennedy.--v.2. Wiclif, Chaucer, earliest drama, renaissance, tr. by W. C. Robinson.--v.3. From the fourteenth century to the death of Surrey, ed. by A. Brandl, tr. by L. Dora Schmitz
Topics: English literature -- Old English, ca. 450-1100 History and criticism, English literature -- Middle...
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by Broughton, John Cam Hobhouse, Baron, 1786-1869; Kirk & Mercein, publisher; Tasso, Torquato, 1544-1595; Rienzo, Cola di, d. 1354
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Historical illustrations of the fourth canto of Childe Harold.--Essay on the present literature of Italy.--Letters of Torquato Tasso, never before published, with translations.--Letters written by Cola di Rienzi, tribune of Rome never before published, with translations
Topics: Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824, Italian literature -- 18th century, Italian...
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by Brown, Harvey S; Republican Party (Calif.). State Central Committee; Republican Party (Calif.). State Central Committee. (1860) bkp CU-BANC
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Topics: Campaign literature -- California, United States -- Politics and government 1857-1861, California...
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by Cameron, Mrs. (Lucy Lyttelton), 1781-1858; Radclyffe, William, 1780-1855
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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
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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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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
California Digital Library
by Chambers, Robert, 1802-1871; Robbins, Royal, 1788-1861
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Topics: English language -- History, English literature -- History and criticism
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by Cohen, Henry, 1806-1880; Ricci, Seymour de, 1881-1942
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Topics: Illustrated books, French literature, Erotic literature
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by Cohen, Henry, 1806-1880; Ricci, Seymour de, 1881-1942
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Topics: Illustrated books, French literature, Erotic literature
Books to Borrow
by Covey, Stephen R; Hatch, David K., 1958-; Reader's Digest Association
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"Reader's Digest."
Topic: Conduct of life
California Digital Library
by Darmesteter, James, 1849-1894; Robinson, A. Mary F. (Agnes Mary Frances), 1857-1944
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English studies: Joan of Arc in England. The French revolution and Wordsworth. The life of George Eliot. George Eliot's letters. Oliver Madox-Brown. The poetry of Mary Robinson.--Celtica: Celtica. Irish literature and Ossian. Irish political ballads.--An Indian miscellany: Calcutta. Two Indian books. A mage in Paris
Topics: Joan, of Arc, Saint, 1412-1431, English literature -- History and criticism, Irish literature --...
Books to Borrow
by Darrell, Margery, comp; Rackham, Arthur, 1867-1939, illus
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Darrell, M. Arthur Rackham.--Irving, W. Rip Van Winkle.--The Brothers Grimm. Seven fairy tales.--Carroll, L. Alice's adventures in Wonderland.--Lamb, C. and M. Three tales from Shakespeare.--Dickens, C. A Christmas carol.--Aesop. Fables.--Barrie, J. M. Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens
Topics: Children's literature, Literature, Fairy tales
California Digital Library
by Dickinson, Thomas Herbert, 1877-; Roe, Frederick William, 1874-
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Hazlitt, W. The English Novelists.--Carlyle, T. Boswell's life of Johnson.--Macaulay, T. B. Moore's life of Lord Byron.--Thackeray, W. M. Swift.--Newman, J. H. Literature.--Bagehot, W. Wordsworth, Tennyson, and Browning.--Pater, W. H. Leonardo da Vinci.--Stephen, L. Sir Walter Scott.--Morley, J. Macaulay.--Arnold, M. Emerson.--Notes
Topics: English essays, English literature -- 19th century History and criticism
Books to Borrow
by Garza, Carmen Lomas; Rohmer, Harriet; Zubizarreta, Rosa (Rosalma)
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The author describes, in bilingual text and illustrations, her experiences growing up in a Hispanic community in Texas
Topics: People & Places - United States - Hispanic/Latino, Social life and customs, Juvenile...
Topics: Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885, Campaign literature -- California
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by Great Britain. India Office. Library; Rost, Reinhold, 1822-1896; Blumhardt, James Fuller, d. 1922; Arberry, A. J. (Arthur John), 1905-1969
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v. 1 [pt. 1] Classed catalogue, 1888.--v. 1 [pt. 2] Index. 1888.--v. 1. Supplement. 1895.--v. 1. Supplement 2: 1895-1909. 1909.--v. 2, pt. 1. Sanskrit books. [By R. Rost] 1897.--v. 2, pt. 2. Hindustani books. By J.F. Blumhardt. 1900.--v. 2, pt. 3. Hindi, Panjabi, Pushtu and Sindhi books. By J.F. Blumhardt. 1902.--v. 2, pt. 4. Bengali, Oriya, and Assamese books. By J.F. Blumhardt. 1905.--v. 2, pt. 5. Marathi and Gujarati books. By J.F. Blumhardt. 1908
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Topic: Indic literature
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by Hickman, John, 1810-1875; Republican Central Club of San Francisco; Towne & Bacon. (1860) bkp CU-BANC
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Topic: Campaign literature
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by Houghton Mifflin Company; Riverside Press (Cambridge, Mass.); Rogers, Bruce, 1870-1957; Hoes, Roswell Randall, 1850-1921, former owner
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"Brief biographical sketches of the authors."
Topics: American literature, United States -- Bio-bibliography
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by Hubbard, Elbert, 1856-1915; Roycroft Shop, publisher
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Topics: Business ethics, Conduct of life
California Digital Library
by Ingoldsby, Thomas, 1788-1845; Rossi, Lucius, ill
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Topic: Children's literature
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by Johnson, Rossiter, 1840-1931; Ranous, Dora Knowlton, 1859-1916
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Topics: Italian literature, Italian literature, English literature
Books to Borrow
by Jonson, Ben, 1573?-1637; Redwine, James D., ed
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Bibliography: p. 197
Topics: Jonson, Ben, Literature, Literaturkritik, Quelle
Books to Borrow
by Knickerbocker, K. L. (Kenneth Leslie); Reninger, Harry Willard, 1900- joint ed
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Topic: Literature
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by La Tour Landry, Geoffroy de, 14th cent; Caxton, William, ca. 1422-1491; Rawlings, Gertrude Burford
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Topics: Women -- Education, Conduct of life
Books to Borrow
by Lawrence, Karen, 1949-; Seifter, Betsy; Ratner, Lois
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"McGraw-Hill paperbacks"--V. 2, cover
Topic: English literature
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by Lawton, H. W. (Harold Walter); Ireson, J. C., ed; MacFarlane, Ian Dalrymple, ed; Rees, Garnet, ed
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: French literature, Aufsatzsammlung, Literatur
University of Ottawa
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First edition 1862. cf. t. 1, p. v
Topics: French literature, Civilization, Medieval, Art
University of Ottawa
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First edition 1862. cf. t. 1, p. v
Topics: French literature, Civilization, Medieval, Art
Books to Borrow
by Magill, C. P; Robertson, John George, 1867-1933. Literature of Germany
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"This book replaces and continues J.G. Robertson's The literature of Germany."
Topics: German literature, Littérature allemande
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by McCarthy, Justin, 1830-1912; Egan, Maurice Francis, 1852-1924; Hyde, Douglas, 1860-1949; Gregory, Lady, 1852-1932; Roche, James Jeffrey, 1847-1908; Welsh, Charles, 1850-1914
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Topics: Irish literature, Authors, Irish
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by McCarthy, Justin, 1830-1912; Egan, Maurice Francis, 1852-1924; Hyde, Douglas, 1860-1949; Gregory, Lady, 1852-1932; Roche, James Jeffrey, 1847-1908; Welsh, Charles, 1850-1914
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Topics: Irish literature, Authors, Irish
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by McCarthy, Justin, 1830-1912; Egan, Maurice Francis, 1852-1924; Hyde, Douglas, 1860-1949; Gregory, Lady, 1852-1932; Roche, James Jeffrey, 1847-1908; Welsh, Charles, 1850-1914
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Topics: Irish literature, Authors, Irish
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by McCarthy, Justin, 1830-1912; Egan, Maurice Francis, 1852-1924; Hyde, Douglas, 1860-1949; Gregory, Lady, 1852-1932; Roche, James Jeffrey, 1847-1908; Welsh, Charles, 1850-1914
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Topics: Irish literature, Authors, Irish
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by McCarthy, Justin, 1830-1912; Egan, Maurice Francis, 1852-1924; Hyde, Douglas, 1860-1949; Gregory, Lady, 1852-1932; Roche, James Jeffrey, 1847-1908; Welsh, Charles, 1850-1914
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Topics: Irish literature, Authors, Irish
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by McCarthy, Justin, 1830-1912; Egan, Maurice Francis, 1852-1924; Hyde, Douglas, 1860-1949; Gregory, Lady, 1852-1932; Roche, James Jeffrey, 1847-1908; Welsh, Charles, 1850-1914
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Topics: Irish literature, Authors, Irish
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by 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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by Morris, Edmund, 1804-1874; Roberts, Isaac Phillips, 1833-1928
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Topic: Agriculture -- Juvenile literature
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by Mowat, Farley; Thomas, Wendy, 1942-; Row, Richard
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Beginnings -- A note about names -- Angus and boats -- Moving west -- The coming of Mutt -- Mutt's early days -- Mutt goes fishing -- Battle tactics -- Vignettes of travel -- April passage -- Discovering the others -- Saskatoon, 1935 -- Wol and Weeps -- The family lupine -- The whale -- Peter and the birds -- On the water -- In the Arctic -- On the salt seas -- The young naturalist -- The young writer
Topics: Literary Criticism, Siberia (Russia), English Canadian Prose, Literature - Classics / Criticism,...
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by Mély, F. de (Fernand de), 1851-; Courel, H; Ruelle, C. E
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Vol. 3:1
Topics: Gems, Chinese literature, Lapidaries (Medieval literature), Chinese language
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by Mély, F. de (Fernand de), 1851-; Courel, H; Ruelle, C. E
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Vol. 1
Topics: Gems, Chinese literature, Lapidaries (Medieval literature), Chinese language
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by Mély, F. de (Fernand de), 1851-; Courel, H; Ruelle, C. E
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Vol. 2:1
Topics: Gems, Chinese literature, Lapidaries (Medieval literature), Chinese language
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by Mély, F. de (Fernand de), 1851-; Courel, H; Ruelle, C. E
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Vol. 2:2
Topics: Gems, Chinese literature, Lapidaries (Medieval literature), Chinese language
Books to Borrow
by Rabinowitz, Nancy Sorkin
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xii, 246 p
Topics: Euripides -- Characters -- Women, Greek drama (Tragedy) -- History and criticism, Mythology, Greek...
Books to Borrow
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xii, 256 p. : 24 cm
Topics: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Histories, Historical drama, English -- History and criticism,...
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Topics: Slavic languages -- History, Slavic literature -- History and criticism
Books to Borrow
by Raines, Shirley C; Canady, Robert J
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Early childhood education, Children's literature, Teaching, Children
Books to Borrow
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x, 359 p
Topics: English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc, English literature --...
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by 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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by Rambert, Eugène, 1830-1886
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[t.1] Études sur Calvin. Pensées de Pascal. Sainte-Beuve et Port-Royal. Béranger et M. Renan. Le scepticisme de la critique littéraire. Artistes, juges et parties.-[t.2] Lamartine. La femme poète. A propos de Madame Desbordes-Valmore. Paul et Virginie. Un poète belge. Van Hesselt. André Chénier. Leconte de Lisle. Victor Hugo
Topics: French literature, French literature -- History and criticism
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by Rambert, Eugène, 1830-1886
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[t.1] Études sur Calvin. Pensées de Pascal. Sainte-Beuve et Port-Royal. Béranger et M. Renan. Le scepticisme de la critique littéraire. Artistes, juges et parties.-[t.2] Lamartine. La femme poète. A propos de Madame Desbordes-Valmore. Paul et Virginie. Un poète belge. Van Hesselt. André Chénier. Leconte de Lisle. Victor Hugo
Topics: French literature, French literature -- History and criticism
Books to Borrow
by Ramirez, Luz Elena
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xvii, 430 p. ; 24 cm
Topic: American literature -- Hispanic American authors -- Encyclopedias
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Topic: Voyages and travels -- Juvenile literature
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Cowan (1933)
Topics: California. Office of the Attorney General, Campaign literature -- California
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by Rands, W. B. (William Brightly), 1823-1882; Robinson, Charles; Johnson, R. Brimley (Reginald Brimley), 1867-1932
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Topic: Children's literature -- Great Britain
Books to Borrow
by Rankin, Arthur C; Smith, Stevie, 1902-1971
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Smith, Stevie, 1902-1971, Women and literature
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Bibliography: p. [116]
Topics: American literature -- 20th century History and criticism, Authors, American
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by Rankin, Thomas Ernest, 1872-1953; Aikin, Wilford Merton, 1882-
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Bibliography at end of each chapter
Topic: American literature -- History and criticism
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by 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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by 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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by 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....
Books to Borrow
by Rath, Tom, 1975-
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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
Topics: English literature -- History and criticism, American literature -- History and criticism
Topics: Egyptian literature, English literature -- Translations from Egyptian, Egypt -- Description and...
Topic: Conduct of life