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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
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
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
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
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
Universal Library
by Anna Botsford Comstock
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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
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
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
University of Toronto - John M. Kelly Library
by Bradley, F. H. (Francis Herbert), 1846-1924
texts
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Topics: Metaphysics, Reality, Knowledge, Theory of
Folkscanomy History: Books of a Historical Nature
by Brian Branston
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Brian Branston Gods of the North Thames & Hudson 1955 Acrobat 7 Pdf 10.8 Mb. Scanned by artmisa using Canon DR2580C + flatbed option
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Asgard, Hel, Odin, Thor, Loki, Valkyries, Mythology, Norse, Ragnarok
Internet Archive Books
by Brinton, Crane, 1898-1968
texts
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Rev. ed. of: A history of civilization / Crane Brinton, John B. Christopher, Robert Lee Wolff. c1976
Topic: Civilization
Web of Debt-The Shocking Truth about our Money System
Topics: debt, money, federal, banks, bank, reserve, currency, chapter, banking, government, federal...
Folkscanomy History: Books of a Historical Nature
by Burnett Hillman Streeter
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Burnett Hillman Streeter The Chained Library Burt Franklin 1970 ( 1931 ) Acrobat 7 Pdf 102 Mb. Scanned by artmisa using Canon DR2580C + flatbed option
Topics: Hereford Cathedral, Gloucester, Lincoln Cathedral, Cambridge, Queens, Trinity Hall, Magdalen,...
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 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
JSTOR Early Journal Content, Science
by Coues, Elliott
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"Feline Telepathy" is an article from Science, Volume 8 . View more articles from Science . View this article on JSTOR . View this article's JSTOR metadata . You may also retrieve all of this items metadata in JSON at the following URL: https://archive.org/metadata/jstor-1760040
Source: http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/1760040
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
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=2QcCAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
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
texts
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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
Project Gutenberg
by Dudeney, Henry Ernest, 1857-1930
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Book from Project Gutenberg: Amusements in Mathematics
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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
Internet Archive Books
by Ellis, Havelock, 1859-1939; Ellis, Havelock, 1859-1939. Studies in the psychology of sex
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Topics: Sex, Pregnancy
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Emily Neville
audio
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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
Prelinger Archives
by ERPI Classroom Films, Inc.
movies
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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
Folkscanomy History: Books of a Historical Nature
by F. Ll. Griffith & Herbert Thompson
texts
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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
Emmanuel College Library, Victoria University
by Fichte, Johann Gottlieb, 1762-1814; Kroeger, Adolph Ernst, 1837-1882
texts
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Topic: Knowledge, Theory of
Topics: Martyrs, Persecution, Church history
The Mugar Memorial Library, Boston University
by Freud, Sigmund, 1856-1939; Brill, A. A. (Abraham Arden), 1874-1948
texts
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Topics: Psychoanalysis, Taboo, Totemism
Project Gutenberg
by Goodwin, Harold L. (Harold Leland), 1914-1990
texts
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Book from Project Gutenberg: The Egyptian Cat Mystery
Source: http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/31598
Internet Archive Books
by Gress, Edmund G. (Edmund Geiger), 1872-1934; Rogers, Bruce, 1870-1957, former owner; Frederic W. Goudy Collection (Library of Congress) DLC; Pforzheimer Bruce Rogers Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
texts
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Topics: Printing, Graphic design (Typography), Advertising layout and typography
Prelinger Archives
by Hammid (Alexander) and Deren (Maya)
movies
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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
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Harrison Weir
audio
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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
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 Helen M. Winslow
audio
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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
American Libraries
by Henry Eduard Legler, Henry M. Legler
texts
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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: Libraries
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=EZ0YAAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Ingersoll, Ernest, 1852-1946
texts
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Topics: Birds -- Folklore, Birds
Children's Library
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2,828
ITEMS
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by Internet Archive
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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.
Million Book Project
collection
10,726
ITEMS
16.6M
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by Internet Archive
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An early collection of books from the Indian scanning centers of the Universal Library Project, sometimes called the Million Books Project. Many of these books are not complete or in good shape.
Canadian Libraries
collection
616,296
ITEMS
502M
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by Internet Archive Canada
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Welcome to the Canadian Libraries page. The Toronto scanning centre was established in 2004 on the campus of the University of Toronto . From its humble beginnings, Internet Archive Canada has worked with more 250 institutions, in providing their unique material(s) with open access and sharing these collections the world over. From the Archives of the Sisters of Service to the University of Alberta, IAC has digitized more than 600,000 unique texts as of September 2019. Many texts/collections...
Topic: Texts
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
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
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
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Kant, Immanuel, 1724-1804
texts
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Topics: Causation, Knowledge, Theory of, Reason
University of Toronto - John M. Kelly Library
by Kant, Immanuel, 1724-1804; Bernard, J. H. (John Henry), 1860-1927
texts
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Topics: Knowledge, Theory of, Causation, Reason
Folkscanomy History: Books of a Historical Nature
by L.T.C. Rolt ( Ed.)
texts
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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
Internet Archive Books
by Larson, Christian Daa, 1874- [from old catalog]
texts
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University of Toronto - John M. Kelly Library
by Locke, John, 1632-1704; Fraser, Alexander Campbell, 1819-1914
texts
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Vol. 1
Topic: Knowledge, Theory of
E.J. Pratt Library
by Locke, John, 1632-1704
texts
eye 5,890
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Topic: Knowledge, Theory of
Internet Archive Books
by Lomax, Leila Holt, 1864-; Olde Book Shoppe, bookdealer; Penn Publishing Company, publisher's list
texts
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Includes index
Topics: Physiognomy, Physiognomy
Library Resources and Technical Services Archive
collection
212
ITEMS
52,570
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by LRTS
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Library Resources & Technical Services (LRTS) is a peer-reviewed journal that takes a critical approach to the questions and challenges facing librarians and libraries. LRTS publishes both research papers and thoughtful explorations of operational issues that have value and implications for other libraries. In addition, LRTS publishes editorials, book reviews, letters to the editor, and the annual report of the president of the Association for Library Collections & Technical Services.
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
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
Universal Library
by Montessori, Maria
texts
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Topics: PHILOSOPHY. PSYCHOLOGY, Philosophy of mind
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Oliver Herford
audio
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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,...
Folkscanomy History: Books of a Historical Nature
by Oystein Ore
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Oystein Ore Number Theory & its History McGraw-Hill 1948 Acrobat 7 Pdf 13.8 Mb. Scanned by artmisa using Canon DR2580C + flatbed option
Topics: Mathematics, Numerology, Prime, Euclid, Euler, Diophantine, Fermat
JSTOR Early Journal Content, Science
by Parker, H. W.
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"Cat Phenomena" is an article from Science, Volume 11 . View more articles from Science . View this article on JSTOR . View this article's JSTOR metadata . You may also retrieve all of this items metadata in JSON at the following URL: https://archive.org/metadata/jstor-1763787
Source: http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/1763787
Global Public Safety Codes
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28,289
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20.9M
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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
European Libraries
by Richardson, Charles, 1775-1865
texts
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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
The John Adams Library at the Boston Public Library
by Robison, John, 1739-1805; John Adams Library (Boston Public Library) BRL; Adams, John, 1735-1826, former owner; Adams, Abigail, 1744-1818, former owner
texts
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John Adams Library copy inscribed on first leaf: "Jeremy Belknap 1798 from Mrs. A. Adams."
Topics: Freemasonry, Illuminati
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
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
texts
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Includes index
Topics: Orders of knighthood and chivalry, Nobility -- Great Britain, Nobility -- Europe
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
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
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
Webster Family Library of Veterinary Medicine Collection
by Sisson, Septimus, 1865-1924
texts
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Veterinary Library's copy part of the John A. Seaverns Equine Collection
Topics: Horses, Veterinary anatomy
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,...
Game Books Collection
collection
144
ITEMS
170,549
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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...
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
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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
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
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
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
American Libraries
by Walter Léon Hess
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=q0GpE7AQHkkC&oe=UTF-8
American Libraries
by Walter Léon Hess
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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.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=hAUiAAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Willis, J. C. (John Christopher), 1868-1958
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Topic: Botany
Folkscanomy: Economics
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eye 19,989
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Debt-The First 5000 Years
Topics: debt, ancient, human, honor, credit, economic, medieval, history, slavery, cambridge university,...
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
Thomas Fisher Astronomy
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Thomas Fisher Astronomy From the earliest humans to Claudius Ptolemaeus, Galileo Galilei, George Ellery Hale, Edwin Hubble to Geoffery Marcy; the study/science of astronomy and the night sky has always attempted to decipher the sun, the moon and the planets but also our place as humans, within the cosmos. This collection from the Fisher Rare Books Library is largely made of items from the Stillman Drake Collection (Galileo Galilei), editions from Johannes Kepler, Nicolaus Copernicus, John F.W...
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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...