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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
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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
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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
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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 --...
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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
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
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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
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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
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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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Topics: Slavic languages -- History, Slavic literature -- History and criticism
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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
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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
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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....
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
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Topics: Irish literature, English literature -- Irish authors, Authors, Irish
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Topics: Irish literature, English literature -- Irish authors, Authors, Irish
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Topics: Irish literature, English literature -- Irish authors, Authors, Irish
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Topics: Irish literature, English literature -- Irish authors, Authors, Irish
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by Rebmann, Edmund; Seiler, H; Keeble, F. W.
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Bibliography: p. [142]
Topics: Human anatomy, Physiology -- Juvenile literature, Hygiene -- Juvenile literature
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by Reed, Elizabeth A. (Elizabeth Armstrong), 1842-1915
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Hindu literature, Sanskrit -- History and criticism, Sanskrit literature -- History and criticism
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by Reed, Elizabeth Armstrong, 1842-1915
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Topic: Persian literature -- History and criticism
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by Reed, Henry, 1808-1854; Reed, William B. (William Bradford), 1806-1876
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Topic: English literature -- History and criticism
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Topics: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616, Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616, Historical drama, English --...
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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
Topics: Currency question -- United States, Campaign literature
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by Rees, Byron Johnson, ed
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Topic: American prose literature
Topics: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616, Theater -- Moral and ethical aspects, Bible and literature
Topics: Authors, English, English literature -- 19th century History and criticism, London (England) --...
Topics: Jay, William, 1789-1858, Slavery -- United States Controversial literature 1835, Slavery --...
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Topic: Hungarian literature -- History and criticism
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by Religious Tract Society (Great Britain)
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Inscription dated Christmas, 1870
Topic: Boys -- Conduct of life
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by Religious Tract Society (Great Britain)
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Stitched as issued
Topics: Conduct of life, Children -- Conduct of life, Children -- Religious life
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Contemporary half morocco gilt, with marbled boards
Topic: Conduct of life
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by Religious Tract Society (Great Britain)
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Color stencilled wrappers and added stiff wrappers
Topics: Christian life, Conduct of life
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by Religious Tract Society (Great Britain)
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Text printed on yellow paper
Topics: Children -- Conduct of life, Obedience -- Religious aspects Christianity, Sin
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by Religious Tract Society (Great Britain)
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Ex libris Olive Percival
Topics: Conduct of life, Christian life, Tracts