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The Library of Congress
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Topic: Sewing
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by L.K.M. Maisel
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How should we understand statements in Greco-Roman literature that two gods are "the same"? An attempt to explain the semantics of such claims through the commentaries of Servius.
Topics: Servius, Syncretism, interpretatio
Books to Borrow
by Howard, Linda, 1950-
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Topics: Women librarians, Witnesses, Large type books, Large type books, Witnesses, Women librarians
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by Linda Howard
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Topics: Predatory animals, Wilderness areas, Fiction
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by Brockway, Connie
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Originally published: New York, N.Y : Onyx, 2010
Topic: Large type books
Source: removedNEL
Books to Borrow
by Mallowan, Agatha Christie, 1890-1976, author
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xiv, 188 pages ; 22 cm
Topics: Excavations (Archaeology) -- Syria, Authors, English -- Biography, Authors, English, Excavations...
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Amelia B. Edwards
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Librivox recording of A Thousand Miles up the Nile , by Amelia B. Edwards. Amelia B. Edwards wrote this historical, egyptological, and cultural study in in 1877, and it became an immediate best-seller, reprinted in 1888 at home in England and abroad. She travelled throughout Egypt at a time when most women didn't leave home. One of the pioneering Egyptologists of the age, she established the Edwards Chair of Egyptology, occupied first by the great Sir William Matthew Flinders Petrie. This book...
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Topics: librivox, audiobook, literature, non-fiction, memoir, Egypt
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
Books to Borrow
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Topics: Next, Thursday (Fictitious character), Women detectives, Literary historians, Characters and...
Public Library of India
by Barss John Edmund
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Book Source: Digital Library of India Item 2015.80925 dc.contributor.author: Moore Frank Gardner dc.contributor.author: Barss John Edmund dc.date.accessioned: 2015-06-30T17:04:19Z dc.date.available: 2015-06-30T17:04:19Z dc.date.digitalpublicationdate: 0000-00-00 dc.date.citation: 1929 dc.identifier.barcode: 8000000006875 dc.identifier.origpath: /data7/upload/0188/041 dc.identifier.copyno: 1 dc.identifier.uri: http://www.new.dli.ernet.in/handle/2015/80925 dc.description.scanningcentre: RMSC,...
Topic: RMSC
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by Ludovici Carroll
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*** Please note: I do not own this content! Please purchase the book if you like it; the paperback is formatted much better, includes pictures, and several extra essays... As well, I have no quams taking this content down if asked or shortening it into a brief intro. I have the paperback, and it is one of my favorites. *** Hōc in librō offertur lēctōrī nova ēditiō fābulae "Alicia in Terrā Mīrābilī" in Latīnum annō 1964ō ā Clive Harcourt Carruthers conversae. Differt ā...
Topics: alicia,latin, terra, mirabili, alice, wonderland, latin
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by Bill Watterson
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Collection of every Calvin and Hobbes comic. Not the greatest quality. Source unknown.
Topics: calvin, hobbes, bill, watterson
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Topic: Slang
Community Video
by Hallmark Hall of Fame
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On the day that he gets engaged to be wed, Mortimer Brewster (Tony Randall) discovers that his aunts (Dorothy Stickney & Mildred Natwick) have been murdering old men and burying them in the cellar. Complications arise when cops mill around house, and Mortimer's estranged brother Jonathan (Boris Karloff, who originated the role on the stage) arrives with his with a less-than-reputable plastic surgeon (George Voskovec). Transferred from a black-and-white kinescope print that was put on...
Topics: Classic Television, Tony Randall, Boris Karloff, Mildred Natwick, Dorothy Stickney, Tom Bosley,...
Books to Borrow
by Fischer, Pauline; Smith, Mary Lou
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Bibliography: p. 10
Topics: Canvas embroidery, Decoration and ornament
Books to Borrow
by Strasser, Todd
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When a rumor appears on the Internet that a giant asteroid is about to destroy Earth, Legs Hanover scrambles to meet the boy of her dreams, elusive Andros Bliss
Topics: High schools, Schools, High schools, Schools
Dance Manuals
by Caroline Walker; complete instructions for the tango, the Castle walk, the walking Boston, the hesitation waltz, the dream waltz.
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In her introduction, Walker strongly defends the new dance trends of the ragtime era and provides instructions for the tango, Castle Walk, Walking Boston, Hesitation Waltz, and Dream Waltz. A series of photographs and diagrams is included.
Topics: Authors: C: Caroline Walker, Titles: T, Instructions
Audio Library and Talking Books
by Cornelius Ryan
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The Longest Day  is Cornelius Ryan's unsurpassed account of D-Day, a book that endures as a masterpiece of military history. In this compelling tale of courage and heroism, glory and tragedy, Ryan painstakingly recreates the fateful hours that preceded and followed the massive invasion of Normandy to retell the story of an epic battle that would turn the tide against world fascism and free Europe from the grip of Nazi Germany. This book, first published in 1959, is a must for anyone who loves...
Topics: ETO, Normandy, France, American, British, Canadian, Polish, French, D-Day, June 6th, 1944, Nazi...
Books for People with Print Disabilities
by Alexander, Victoria
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Topic: Large type books
Source: removedNEL
Books to Borrow
by Howard, Linda
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Originally published in Silhouette Christmas stories
Community Video
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Martin the Warrior is a fantasy novel by Brian Jacques, published in 1993. It is the sixth book in the Redwall series. It is also one of the three Redwall novels to be made into a TV series. Wiki
Topics: Martin the Warrior, Redwall, Brian Jacques, Mattimeo, Abbey
American Libraries
by James Morris Whiton
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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=sasAAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
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Ancient History - Works In Public Domain (Published Before 1923) Part Five List of Titles: A Book Of Cookery and the Order of Meats 1629 A Book Of Cookery and the Order of Meats 1650 A Book Of Cookrye By A. W. 1591 A Book Of Fruit And Flowers Shewing The Nature and Use of Them 1656 A Booke of Cookerie 1595 A catalogue of Mr Ray's English herbal illustrated with figures on folio copper plates A Chronicle of the Kings of England 1643 A chronological abridgment of the Roman history, from the...
Topic: AncientHistoryWorks
Getty Research Institute
by Museo egizio di Firenze; Migliarini, Arcangelo Michele, 1779-1865
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Topic: Museo egizio di Firenze
Books to Borrow
by Pullman, Philip, 1946-; Hardcastle, Nick, 1957- ill
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The speckled band / Arthur Conan Doyle -- The inspiration of M. Budd / Dorothy L. Sayers -- Emil and the detectives / Erich Kastner -- Butch minds the baby / Damon Runyon -- Murder at St. Oswald's / Michael Underwood -- The cross of Lorraine / Isaac Asimov -- The adventure of the Egyptian tomb / Agatha Christie -- Cold money / Ellery Queen -- Fingerprinting a ghost / Tony Fletcher -- It's a hard world / Andrew Vacchs -- Maddened by mystery, or, The defective detective / Stephen Leacock
Topics: Detective and mystery stories, Children's stories, Mystery and detective stories, Short stories,...
Old Time Radio
by Old Time Radio Researchers Group
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ADVENTURES OF PHILIP MARLOWE Elements of mystery have always been represented in literature, but the detective story didn't arrive on the scene until the mid 1800's. Edgar Allan Poe's The Murders in the Rue Morgue , published in 1841, was the first. The Murder's main character, C. Auguste Dupin, was a brilliant detective who relied on superior deductive powers to solve the crime. He and his unnamed narrator companion solved this and two other mysteries. Later in the 19th century Sir Arthur...
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Topics: OTRR, Old Time Radio Researchers Group, OTR, Old Time Radio, OTRR Set, OTRR Certified Set,...
Books to Borrow
by Braun, Lilian Jackson
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The good people of Moose County are in a fever of excitement. Not only is the gala groundbreaking for new Pickaw bookstore about to take place, but the town of Brr is preparing to celebrate its bicentennial, and columnist James Qwilleran has been roped in to help with the festivities
Topics: Qwilleran, Jim (Fictitious character), Yum Yum (Fictitious character : Braun), Moose County...
Books to Borrow
by Lovelace, Maud Hart, 1892-1980; Neville, Vera, illustrator
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Sequel to Betsy was a junior
Topics: Schools, Girls, Friendship, Love, Friendship, Girls, Schools
Books to Borrow
by Lovelace, Maud Hart, 1892-; Lovelace, Delos Wheeler, 1894-1967, joint author
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Topic: Indians of South America
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by Lovelace, Maud Hart, 1892-; Neville, Vera, ill
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University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Österreichische Numismatische Gesellschaft
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Publication suspended 1938-45
Topic: Numismatics -- Periodicals
Books to Borrow
by Jacques, Brian; Curless, Allan, ill
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Tammo, a daring young hare hungry for adventure, is sent with Russa Nodrey, the wandering red squirrel, to join the Long Patrol and defend Salamandastron against the Rapscallion horde
Topics: Animals, Fantasy
Books to Borrow
by Jacques, Brian
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Worried about his daughter Mariel, Joseph the Bellmaker is led by a dream from Redwall Abbey to Southsward, where he is caught up in the battle between Squirrelking Gael and the vicious Foxwolf Nagru
Topics: Animals, Fantasy, Animals, Fantasy
Books to Borrow
by Jacques, Brian; Fangorn
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A tale of Redwall
Topics: Badgers, Animals, Fantasy
Books to Borrow
by Jacques, Brian; Elliot, David, 1952-
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Triss, Shogg, and Welfo escape from slavery at Riftgard and are pursued across the sea toward Redwall by Princess Kurdah, Prince Bladd, and a band of freebooters who seek the rumored treasure of Brockhall
Topics: Animals, Fantasy
Books to Borrow
by Jacques, Brian; Curless, Allan, :, illustrator
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Originally published: New York : Philomel Books, ©1995
Topics: Animals, Fantasy, Redwall Abbey (Imaginary place), Badgers, Mice, Rats, Heroes and heroines,...
Books to Borrow
by Jacques, Brian; Denise, Christopher, ill
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Relates in rhyme the riotous preparations for and celebration of the animals' surprise feast in honor of the abbot of the abbey of Redwall
Topics: Parties, Animals, Stories in rhyme, Parties, Animals, Stories in rhyme
Books to Borrow
by Jacques, Brian; Denise, Christopher, ill
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Funloving Bungo the molebabe and his friend Tubspike the hedgehog maid welcome a traveling troupe that visits Redwall Abbey to celebrate the coming of Snowbadger, the Lord of Wintertide
Topics: Animals, Winter, Fantasy
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by Jacques, Brian; Elliot, David
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While a group of adventurers from Redwall seeks out the ancient abbey of Loamhedge in hopes of curing a young haremaid's paralysis, Redwall is besieged by vermin
Topics: Animals, Fantasy
Books to Borrow
by Brian Jacques
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Books to Borrow
by Jacques, Brian; Fangorn, illustrator
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A tale of Redwall
Topics: Fantasy fiction, Redwall Abbey (Imaginary place), Fantasy, Fantasy fiction
Books to Borrow
by Jacques, Brian; Elliot, David, 1952- illustrator
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While a group of adventurers from Redwall seeks out the ancient abbey of Loamhedge in hopes of curing a young haremaid's paralysis, Redwall is besieged by vermin
Topics: Animals, Redwall Abbey (Imaginary place), Fantasy, Badgers, Fantasy worlds, Badgers, Fantasy...
Books to Borrow
by Jacques, Brian
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"A novel of Redwall"--Cover
Topics: Mice, Animals, Fantasy fiction, English, Mice, Animals, Fantasy fiction
Allen City TV
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September 25, 2008 Egyptologist Dr. Karl Kilinski discusses the Dallas Museum of Art Exhibit Tutankhamun and the Golden Age of Pharaohs. One of the last kings of Egypt's 18th Dynasty, Tutankhamun ruled during a crucial, turmoil-filled period of Egyptian history. Under mysterious circumstances, the boy king died at age 18 or 19, during the ninth year of his reign (1323 B.C.). Dr. Kilinski, Distinguished Teaching Professor, Southern Methodist University, is an acclaimed specialist in classical...
Topics: Texas, Allen, Allen City TV, ACTV, Government Access TV, Community Media, PEG, Youtube, city, of,...
Brooklyn Museum Libraries and Archives
by Edwards, Amelia B., 1831-1892
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Original manuscript of a lecture given by Egyptologist and author Amelia Edwards at the Brooklyn Academy of Music on March 10, 1890. The lecture was a benefit for the purchase of Egyptian art for the Museum of the Brooklyn Institute. The text was later included in the publication: Pharaohs, Fellahs and Explorers by Amelia Edwards. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1891. (First edition.) as Chapter 6: The Literature and Religion of Ancient Egypt." by Amelia Ann Blanford Edwards (1831-1892)....
Topics: Egypt Exploration Society, Egyptian literature -- Texts, Novelists, English -- 19th century, Women...
Mirrortube
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One variant of the ancient Egyptian myth of Osiris and his compatriots serves to illustrate the archetypal substructure of narrative cognition. Understanding this story has great conceptual and practical utility. Want to support this channel? Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/jordanbpeterson Self Authoring: http://selfauthoring.com/ Jordan Peterson Website: http://jordanbpeterson.com/ Podcast: http://jordanbpeterson.com/jordan-b-peterson-podcast/ Reading List:...
Topics: Youtube, video, Education, Jung, Isis, Freud, Developmental Psychology, Hero, Jeffrey Gray, Great...
Cleveland Museum of Art Press Releases
by Cleveland Museum of Art
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Topics: Lecture, Cleveland Museum of Art, Press Releases
Cleveland Museum of Art Press Releases
by Cleveland Museum of Art
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Topics: Lecture, Cleveland Museum of Art, Press Releases
Woodstock Community Television
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Abydos, Egypt: Early Dynastic and Old Kingdom (3100-2650 BC) Explore the earliest hieroglyphics, the resting place of the first pharaohs and the beginnings of Egyptian religion. This is one in a series of three talks by Egyptologist Virginia Bones.
Topics: Vermont, Woodstock, Woodstock Community Television, WCTV8, Public Access TV, Community Media, PEG,...
Getty Research Institute
by Perrot, Georges, 1832-1914; Chipiez, Charles, 1835-1901; Armstrong, Walter, Sir, 1850-1918
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Sloan candidate
Topic: Art
The Library of Congress
by Gliddon, George R. (George Robins), 1809-1857
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Topic: Egyptian language
Community Texts
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مصر فى عيون المرشد السياحى
Topic: sam
Community Data
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The Book of the Dead  https://www.facebook.com/EgyptianLibrary?ref=bookmarks
Topic: egypt
Folkscanomy: A Library of Books
by Wickhoff, Franz, 1853-1909; Strong, Eugénie, 1860-1943
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List of Plates I. Head of Young Augustus (Vatican) Frontispiece II. Relief from the Ara Pacis (Museo delle Terme) To face page 24 III. Relief from the Ara Pacis (Museo delle Terme) 30 IV. Altar decorated with Plane Leaves (Museo delle Terme) 34 V. Relief from a Well-head (Vienna) 36 VI. Relief from a Well-head (Vienna) 44 VII. Pilaster from Tomb of the Haterii (Lateran) 52 VIII. Return face of the Same (Lateran) 56 IX. Roman Eagle (SS. Apostoli, Rome) 60 X. Relief with Quince and Lemon Foliage...
Topics: Christian art and symbolism, Art, Roman