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The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Joanna Baillie
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LibriVox recording of The Kitten by Joanna Baillie. Read in English by Greg Giordano; Jason Mills; Jeanie; Leonard Wilson; MaryAnnSpiegel; Rosslyn Carlyle; and by Rachel and SuperCoconut. Librivox volunteers bring you seven readings of The Kitten by Joanna Baillee. This is the fortnightly poetry project for October 26, 2014. For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, cat, kitten, mouse, string, yarn, slipper
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Charles Dudley Warner
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LibriVox recording of Summer in a Garden and Calvin, A Study of Character, by Charles Dudley Warner. Read by Mark Penfold. This is Warner's contemplative and humorous account of the wondrous and mysterious workings of a garden he tended for 19 weeks. After this is a essay of remembrance for Warner's beloved cat, Calvin. (Summary by Mark Penfold) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the...
Topics: Librivox, essay, short nonfiction, nature, gardening, cats
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Abby Frances Friebe
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LibriVox recording of The Nomad of the Nine Lives, by Abby Frances Friebe. Read by Sharon Kilmer. Tales of a cat's life told by the cat in hopes of saving cats from death by animal shelters or abandonment. (Summary by Sharon Kilmer) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For more free audio books or to become a volunteer reader, visit LibriVox.org...
Topics: librivox, literature, audiobook, fiction, animals
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
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by May E. Southworth
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LibriVox recording of The Great Small Cat and Others by May E. Southworth. Read in English by Mary Kay; Alice Armitt; Courtney Angermeier; Mike Pelton; Patti Cunningham; Julia Niedermaier; and Wendy Almeida. A collection of seven tales about cats. Caution: Some of these tales have very sad endings. (Summary by MaryAnn) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, cat, feline, kitten
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by Amy Walton
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LibriVox recording of The Kitchen Cat and Other Stories by Amy Walton. Read in English by Phil Chenevert These are three stories that will delight your heart and soul. The little girl Ruth in the first story is very privileged young lady with everything she could wish for except,of course, for companionship. Her mother has passed away and her father is a very busy lawyer who barely notices she is there. But then Ruth finds a scruffy, skinny and mostly ugly cat; the cat who lives in the kitchen...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Helen Hunt Jackson
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LibriVox recording of Letters from a Cat by Helen Hunt Jackson. Read in English by NoelBadrian Letters from a Cat: published by her mistress for the benefit of all cats and the amusement of little children is a collection of letters that a little girl receives from her pet while she is away from home. They tell of her pet’s adventures and misadventures. The book includes a preface which gives a little biography of the cat including its sad demise. H.H. was the alias of Helen Maria Hunt...
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Topics: librivox, audiobooks, pets, cats, euthanasia of pets
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Emily Neville
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LibriVox recording of It's Like This, Cat, by Emily Neville. This novel won the Newbery Medal for excellence in American children's literature in 1964. This delightful story revolves around a 14 year old boy, Dave and his adopted cat, called just "Cat", who turns his ordinary everyday life into an exciting roller-coaster ride. (Summary by Neeru Iyer) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please...
Topics: librivox, literature, audiobook, adventure, animals, fiction, humor, children, teen/young adult
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
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LibriVox recording of Lords of the Housetops: Thirteen Cat Tales, by Carl Van Vechten, editor. The Lords of the Housetops reveals the cat through the creative lenses of 13 authors. Consequently, this carefully chosen collection of stories is as complex, charismatic and clever as a cat. (Summary by Amy Larch Gramour) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this...
Topics: librivox, audiobook, short stories, animals in literature, pets, cats
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
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by Helen M. Winslow
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LibriVox recording of "Concerning Cats" by Helen M. Winslow, read by Patricia Oakley and Kristine Bekere. "I have known, and loved, and studied many cats, but my knowledge of her (Pretty Lady, a cat) alone would convince me that cats love people--in their dignified, reserved way, and when they feel that their love is not wasted; that they reason, and that they seldom act from impulse." The thoughts of Helen Winslow, a thoughtful and articulate cat friend, about the cats in...
Topics: LibriVox, audio books, essays, animals, cats
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Arthur Scott Bailey
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LibriVox recording of The Tale of Miss Kitty Cat, by Arthur Scott Bailey. The rats and the mice thought that Miss Kitty Cat was a terrible person. She was altogether too fond of hunting them. They agreed, however, that in one way it was pleasant to have her about the farmhouse. When she washed her face, while sitting on the doorsteps, they knew—so they said!—that it was going to rain. And then Mrs. Rat never would let her husband leave home without taking his umbrella. As a rule Miss Kitty...
Topics: librivox, literature, audiobook, adventure, animals, children, fiction
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
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by Sarah E. Trueblood
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LibriVox recording of Cats by the Way, by Sarah E. Trueblood. Read by Jessica Louise. Between these pages you will find only the good, old-fashioned, every-day cat. No Angora or thoroughbred has been entered here, unless it be "Hansie," who is little more than mentioned. These are true incidents and true lives, with the exception of the one chapter, "The Mission of the Cat." The reader will pardon the intrusion of Victor, the dog. I have added him as the cook adds her trace...
Topics: librivox, audiobook, cats, dogs, kittens, stories, anecdotes
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
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by Charles Henry Ross
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LibriVox recording of The Book of Cats by Charles Henry Ross. Read in English by Krzysztof Rowiński; P. J. Morgan; Ellen Preckel; MariaS; Emily Maynard One day, ever so long ago, it struck me that I should like to try and write a book about Cats. I mentioned the idea to some of my friends: the first burst out laughing at the end of my opening sentence, so I refrained from entering into further details. The second said there were a hundred books about Cats already. The third said, “Nobody...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, animals, Ross, cat
LibriVox recording of Cats: Their Points and Characteristics, with Curiosities of Cat Life, and a Chapter on Feline Ailments by W. Gordon Stables. Read in English by Lynne Thompson; Kate Sterner; Greg Giordano; Rebecca Braunert-Plunkett; ashleighjane; Onjana Yawnghwe; Krzysztof Rowiński; KHand; Julia Niedermaier; Malcolm Cameron How true is the old saw: "Dogs have families, but cats have staff"? Cats have been favorite domestic pets for thousands of years. This is a study of their...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, cats
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Harrison Weir
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LibriVox recording of Our Cats and All About Them, by Harrison Weir. The Englishman Harrison Weir organized the first cat show in England in 1871. In 1887 he founded the National Cat Club and was its first President and Show Manager until his resignation in 1890. Our Cats and all about them is concerned with cats and all about them. It describes numerous breeds of cats and what to look for in a cat show champion, and deals with the general management and common diseases of cats, as well as how...
Topics: librivox, audiobook, animals, cats, instruction, pets, kittens, non-fiction, nature
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
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by Various
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LibriVox recording of Cat Tales, by Various: Read by Bellona Times. Cat Tales is the first of a series of kid-friendly collections of animal stories and non-fiction. There'll be one or two grade-school-level texts on the animal, with eight-nine fiction works. Source for these is Project Gutenberg.(Summary By Bellona Times) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for...
Topic: Librivox,audiobook,children,fact,fiction,animals,cats
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
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by Oliver Herford
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LibriVox recording of The Kitten's Garden of Verses by Oliver Herford. Read in English by Rachel. The Kitten's Garden of Verses is a book of short poetry, modeled after Robert Louis Stevenson's A Child's Garden of Verses. Of course, the poems in this book are intended for kittens rather than children! (Summary by Rachel) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, cat, kitten, kids poetry, kids poems, childrens poetry, childrens poems,...
New York Public Library
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Books contributed by the New York Public Library .
Prelinger Archives
by ERPI Classroom Films, Inc.
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Story of three little kittens from shortly after the time they are born until they are old enough to "work" on the farm where they live.
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Topics: Animals: Cats, Agriculture: Farms and farming
Prelinger Archives
by Hammid (Alexander) and Deren (Maya)
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Alexander Hammid's intimate study of a female cat and the birth and maturation of her five kittens.
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Topics: Animals: Cats, Animals: Behavior, Psychology
Universal Library
by Montessori, Maria
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Topics: PHILOSOPHY. PSYCHOLOGY, Philosophy of mind
Universal Library
by Anna Botsford Comstock
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American Libraries
by Bacon, Peggy, 1895-1987
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Book digitized by Google from the library of the New York Public Library and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topic: Cats
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=krghAAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Google books
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Digitized books from many different libraries from the Google Book Search program. These digital files have been downloaded from the Google site and uploaded to the Internet Archive by users. While these books may be old enough to be in the public domain, but there is no guarantee by anyone of their legal status. These books have been made text searchable as a finding aid and downloading refers to Google's site. Please refer to Google's site for any rights issues or restrictions.
European Libraries
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Scanned books from various European Libraries.
American Libraries
by Dewey, Melvil, 1851-1931; Bowker, R. R. (Richard Rogers), 1848-1933; Pylodet, L., 1835-1884; Cutter, Charles A. (Charles Ammi), 1837-1903; Weston, Bertine Emma, 1898-; Brown, Karl, 1895-1970; Wessells, Helen E; American Library Association; Library Association
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Library science, Libraries, Library Science, Bibliotheekwezen
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=yEMDAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
American Libraries
by Edwards, Edward, 1812-1886
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Libraries, Library science
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=W1ADAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
American Libraries
by [Hunt, David], 1945- [from old catalog]
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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: Private libraries
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=bKwXAAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
European Libraries
texts
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Oxford University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: van, zie, het, een, den, erm, eene, met, zich, tot, van een, van den, van het, van eene, naam van,...
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=5pQCAAAAQAAJ&oe=UTF-8
European Libraries
by Richardson, Charles, 1775-1865
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Oxford University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topic: English language
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=QesIAAAAQAAJ&oe=UTF-8
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Ruvigny and Raineval, Melville Amadeus Henry Douglas Heddle de La Caillemotte de Massue de Ruvigny, 9th marquis of, 1868-1921
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Includes index
Topics: Orders of knighthood and chivalry, Nobility -- Great Britain, Nobility -- Europe
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The library was formed in 1922, one year after the Ontario College of Art moved into its own building in Grange Park. At that time, the college had a staff of seven instructors, six visiting instructor and three assistant instructors, under the direction of a principal and vice-principal, with 330 registered students. Robert Holmes(botanist, master of water colour technique, and flower painter) successfully lobbied for the establishment of a library and generously donated his personal book...
Great Books
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A collection of Great Books put together by an Internet Archive intern.
Topic: templatecollection
Sessional Papers of Canada Collection
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The Sessional Papers of the Dominion of Canada-- Sessional Papers are reports and papers which have been tabled in the House of Commons (and sometimes the Senate) and deposited with the Clerk. These papers include annual reports of government departments and boards, the Estimates, the Public Accounts, and the reports of the Royal Commissions. Material for this collection has been provided by Robarts Library, University of Toronto; Toronto Public Library: Research and Reference Libraries ; Brian...
Brock University
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Located at the centre of Canada's beautiful Niagara Peninsula in St. Catharines, Ont., Brock University is the only Canadian university with the distinction of being part of a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve. The University offers strong undergraduate, graduate and interdisciplinary degree programs that include co-op and other experiential learning opportunities to a student population of more than 17,000. Brock University graduates continue to enjoy one of the highest employment rates of all Ontario...
Open Library Data
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The Internet Archive's Open Library project is making thousands of library records freely available for anyone's use. You can help build the Open Library by contributing your library's records, or persuading your favorite library to upload theirs. Library catalogs that have already been uploaded include the San Francisco Public Library, the Library of Congress, Harvard University's HOLLIS catalog, and the University of North Carolina Library. Check out the Open Library's requirements for...
Folkscanomy: A Library of Books
by Jonathan Eisen
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Suppressed Inventions and Other Discoveries A scientist with a revolutionary cure for AIDS is incarcerated without explanation. Valuable artifacts are mysteriously misplaced by a prominent archaeological institution. Three celebrated astronauts perish in a suspicious fire after voicing their criticism of the US space program. Yet our world's most powerful agencies hastily dispel these alarming reports as conspiracy theories, and bury them in padlocked archives. The fact is that a suppression...
Topics: suppressed facts, murder, government sponsored murder, coverups
Folkscanomy History: Books of a Historical Nature
by United States. Army Service Forces. Information and Education Division; United States. War Dept
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"About the only thing in this booklet that can be guaranteed is the terrain. The rest of it is up to the fortunes or misfortunes of war. Many of the towns and cities described here have been bombed and shelled by us as we approached, and shelled by the enemy as lie retreated. And many of them will still show the marks of the destruction visited upon them when these lands were being conquered and occupied by the Germans." Digitized by Central University Libraries, Southern Methodist...
Topics: WWII, United States. Army, World War II, Field Manual, US Army, World War, 1939-1945 -- Holland,...
Folkscanomy History: Books of a Historical Nature
by L.T.C. Rolt ( Ed.)
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L.T.C. Rolt ( ed.) Best Railway Stories Faber & Faber 1969 Acrobat 7 Pdf 10.2 Mb. Scanned by artmisa using Canon DR2580C + flatbed option
Topics: Railways, Trains, Steam, Signalman, Station, Disaster, Occult, Fiction
Folkscanomy History: Books of a Historical Nature
by Shelton, Hannah Corbett
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CONTENTS Foreword 7 I Ravelings from the Workshop of a Designer 9 II Sketching Your Own Dress 20 III Cutting and Assembling 36 IV Fit or Misfit 45 V Color and Color Combinations 56 VI Economy Measures 64 VII Finishings 77 FOREWORD I SUPPOSE I know as much — which means as little — about the fashioning of feminine garments as the average man does* Being, I trust, an average man I know when a woman seems to be smartly dressed and becomingly turned out. I get that sense of subtle affinity...
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Topics: Dressmaking, Sewing, Vintage Patterns, Vintage Clothes, Clothing and dress
Folkscanomy History: Books of a Historical Nature
by Rudolf Theil
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Rudolf Theil And There Was Light Andre Deutsch 1958 Acrobat 7 Pdf 17.1 Mb. Scanned by artmisa using Canon DR2580C + flatbed option
Topics: Astronomy, History, Galileo, Kepler, Newton, Herschel, Instruments
Folkscanomy History: Books of a Historical Nature
by Asa Briggs
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Asa Briggs How They Lived ( Volume III 1700-1815 ) Basil Blackwell 1969 Acrobat 7 Pdf 97.3 Mb. Scanned by artmisa using Canon DR2580C + flatbed option
Topics: History, Work, Religion, War, Crime, Education, Food, Politics, Rank, Arts, Science
Folkscanomy History: Books of a Historical Nature
by F. Ll. Griffith & Herbert Thompson
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F. Ll. Griffith & Herbert Thompson The Leyden Papyrus ( An Egyptian Magical Book ) Dover Publications Inc. 1974 Acrobat 7 Pdf 6.63 Mb. Scanned by artmisa using Canon DR2580C + flatbed option
Topics: Egyptology, Mysticism, Magic, Spells, Divination, Formula, Demotic
A better world is possible-What needs to be done and how we can make it happen
Topics: global, nixon, copyright, electronic, bruce, rights, provided, food, sustainable, climate, provided...
Web of Debt-The Shocking Truth about our Money System
Topics: debt, money, federal, banks, bank, reserve, currency, chapter, banking, government, federal...
Folkscanomy: Economics
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Debt-The First 5000 Years
Topics: debt, ancient, human, honor, credit, economic, medieval, history, slavery, cambridge university,...
Folkscanomy: Economics
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Folksonomy : A system of classification derived from the practice and method of collaboratively creating and managing tags to annotate and categorize content; this practice is also known as collaborative tagging, social classification, social indexing, and social tagging. Coined by Thomas Vander Wal, it is a portmanteau of folk and taxonomy. Folkscanomy : A collection of books and text derived from the efforts of volunteers to make information as widely available as possible. Because the...
Folkscanomy: Food and Culinary Arts
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Folksonomy : A system of classification derived from the practice and method of collaboratively creating and managing tags to annotate and categorize content; this practice is also known as collaborative tagging, social classification, social indexing, and social tagging. Coined by Thomas Vander Wal, it is a portmanteau of folk and taxonomy. Folkscanomy : A collection of books and text derived from the efforts of volunteers to make information as widely available as possible. Because the...
Folkscanomy Electronics: Articles
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A collection of articles regarding electronics projects, acquired from a wide variety of sources. Most are simple essays or articles.
Folkscanomy History: Books of a Historical Nature
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Folksonomy : A system of classification derived from the practice and method of collaboratively creating and managing tags to annotate and categorize content; this practice is also known as collaborative tagging, social classification, social indexing, and social tagging. Coined by Thomas Vander Wal, it is a portmanteau of folk and taxonomy. Folkscanomy : A collection of books and text derived from the efforts of volunteers to make information as widely available as possible. Because the...
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Folksonomy : A system of classification derived from the practice and method of collaboratively creating and managing tags to annotate and categorize content; this practice is also known as collaborative tagging, social classification, social indexing, and social tagging. Coined by Thomas Vander Wal, it is a portmanteau of folk and taxonomy. Folkscanomy : A collection of books and text derived from the efforts of volunteers to make information as widely available as possible. Because the...
Folkscanomy: Photography
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Folksonomy : A system of classification derived from the practice and method of collaboratively creating and managing tags to annotate and categorize content; this practice is also known as collaborative tagging, social classification, social indexing, and social tagging. Coined by Thomas Vander Wal, it is a portmanteau of folk and taxonomy. Folkscanomy : A collection of books and text derived from the efforts of volunteers to make information as widely available as possible. Because the...
Folkscanomy Fiction: Stories and Writing
by Algernon Blackwood
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Algernon Blackwood Strange Stories Heinemann 1929 Acrobat 7 Pdf 21.6 Mb. Scanned by artmisa using Canon DR2580C + flatbed option
Topics: Fiction, Occult, Mystery
Folkscanomy Fiction: Stories and Writing
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A PDF of scans is provided. The HTML version is not yet available. This book, The Life of Christ, is a superbly scholarly work, by an extremely able author who was not only a theologian and a senior churchman in the Church of England (Archdeacon of Westminster and Chaplain-in-ordinary to Queen Victoria), but also a senior schoolmaster, having in his time been Headmaster of Marlborough College. The book is well laid out and is easy to follow, despite the use of many long words which are no...
Topics: Athelstane, Farrar, Life, Christ, PDF, genealogy
Folkscanomy Fiction: Stories and Writing
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Folksonomy : A system of classification derived from the practice and method of collaboratively creating and managing tags to annotate and categorize content; this practice is also known as collaborative tagging, social classification, social indexing, and social tagging. Coined by Thomas Vander Wal, it is a portmanteau of folk and taxonomy. Folkscanomy : A collection of books and text derived from the efforts of volunteers to make information as widely available as possible. Because the...
Folkscanomy: Games
by Jason Morningstar
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From the foreword: Jason Morningstar, a man who clearly understands the value of an evocative name, got the idea of harnessing the awesome might of Story-Games.com, a community of story-oriented gamers, to put together a whole book of name lists drawn from different cultures. This volume is the fruit of that effort, and I have to say I’m impressed with the results. I knew about the project, but until Jason asked me to write this introduction I hadn’t realized that in amongst the more...
Topics: rpg, roleplaying game
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Game Books Collection
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by Various
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A gamebook is a work of fiction that allows the reader to participate in the story by making effective choices. The narrative branches along various paths through the use of numbered paragraphs or pages. Gamebooks are sometimes informally called choose your own adventure books or CYOA, which is the title of one particular long and popular series by Bantam Books. Legally, Choose Your Own Adventure continues to be a trademark in current use. There are three types of gamebooks. The first is the...
Folkscanomy: Games
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Folksonomy : A system of classification derived from the practice and method of collaboratively creating and managing tags to annotate and categorize content; this practice is also known as collaborative tagging, social classification, social indexing, and social tagging. Coined by Thomas Vander Wal, it is a portmanteau of folk and taxonomy. Folkscanomy : A collection of books and text derived from the efforts of volunteers to make information as widely available as possible. Because the...
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Folksonomy : A system of classification derived from the practice and method of collaboratively creating and managing tags to annotate and categorize content; this practice is also known as collaborative tagging, social classification, social indexing, and social tagging. Coined by Thomas Vander Wal, it is a portmanteau of folk and taxonomy. Folkscanomy : A collection of books and text derived from the efforts of volunteers to make information as widely available as possible. Because the...
The ARCHIVE.ORG Manual Library
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The Internet Archive Manual Library is a collection of manuals, instructions, walkthroughs and datasheets for a massive spectrum of items. Manuals covering electronic and mechanical products, instructions on mixing or blending items, and instruction sets for software and computer items are all included. Having the manual for an item can mean the difference between that item being useful (and therefore not immediately junked) and being forgotten, or replaced with similar products. They also give...
Topics: manuals, instructions
Canadian Government Publications Portal
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Internet Archive Canada, with advice and assistance from government and university librarians across Canada, have digitized more than 20,000 Canadian Government publications and made them freely available online. This page is meant to serve as a portal for discovering publications digitized by Internet Archive Canada, to be a reference for future digitization initiatives and provide incentive to grow the list of titles that have been preserved and dedicated to the public domain. Beginning in...
Global Public Safety Codes
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by Public.Resource.Org
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This collection contains global Edicts of Government , such as building, fire, electrical, and plumbing codes. The documents contain the legislative or executive declaration and the model codes that are thereby incorporated by reference. In order to promote public education and public safety, equal justice for all, a better informed citizenry, the rule of law, world trade and world peace, these legal document are hereby made available on a noncommercial basis, as it is the right of all humans...
Topic: public.resource.org
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eye 10.4M
Folksonomy : A system of classification derived from the practice and method of collaboratively creating and managing tags to annotate and categorize content; this practice is also known as collaborative tagging, social classification, social indexing, and social tagging. Coined by Thomas Vander Wal, it is a portmanteau of folk and taxonomy. Folkscanomy : A collection of books and text derived from the efforts of volunteers to make information as widely available as possible. Because the...
NASA Technical Documents
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26,275
ITEMS
9.6M
VIEWS
collection
eye 9.6M
Technical documents from NASA
Topic: nasa
Children's Library
collection
2,828
ITEMS
7.8M
VIEWS
by Internet Archive
collection
eye 7.8M
Books for children from around the world. From University of California Libraries ( list ), the University of Florida's "Literature for Children" Collection , the National Yiddish Book Center , the New York Public Library , International Children's Digital Library , and other libraries. See a Tag Cloud for the Internet Archive Childrens Book Collection.
Newspapers
collection
270,323
ITEMS
30M
VIEWS
collection
eye 30M
The newspapers in this collection have been scanned as part of a pilot project using microfilm and microfiche. After using a microfilm/fiche scanner to create a digital image of each page, we process the resulting images so that each reel is contained in a single item with easily navigable files. For a few examples, please see: The New York times (Oct 16 31 1915) The New York times (1919 July 1-15) The New York times (May 1-15 1915)
John W. Graham Library, Trinity College
collection
2,982
ITEMS
4.1M
VIEWS
collection
eye 4.1M
The John W. Graham Library at Trinity College is part of the University of Toronto library system and open to all members of the University. Its roots go back to 1828, and today it occupies a heritage building renewed for the 21st century. The Graham Library's collection of more than 200,000 volumes is strongest in international relations, ethics, and the humanities, as well as theological disciplines and resources related to the Anglican Church. Materials for this collection provided by: John...
University of Toronto Archives
collection
6,463
ITEMS
1.3M
VIEWS
collection
eye 1.3M
The University of Toronto Archives was established in 1965 as a unit within the Department of Rare Books and Special Collections. Its antecedents, however, date back much further to the Art Room in what is now the Science and Medicine Library. It has been located on the fourth floor of the Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library since 1972. Along with the Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, it forms part of the Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library, University of Toronto Libraries. The...
Open Source Text Books
collection
2,166
ITEMS
4.2M
VIEWS
collection
eye 4.2M
Thanks for coming to our library. Find an error that you want to report? Have a book that you think belongs here? Contact the administrators at opentextbooklibrary@gmail.com.
collection
eye 3.7M
The Ontario council of University Libraries is a consortium of twenty-one university libraries in the province of Ontario. The member libraries cooperate to enhance information services through resource sharing, collective purchasing, document delivery and many other similar activities. OCUL’s vision is to be a recognized leader in provincial, national and international post-secondary communities for the collaborative development and delivery of outstanding and innovative library services...